Tax Accountant - Leeds

Pro Tax
Leeds, UK
Competitive salary
27 Sep 2019
26 Oct 2019
Job role
Accountant, Tax
Tax Accountant - Leeds

Up to £50,000

  • Are you a newly qualified tax accountant seeking more autonomy outside of practice?
  • Would you like to work in-house at a global engineering company?
  • Is a collaborative environment positioned to forward your career?

What's great about this Tax Accountant Role:
  • Great working culture with an industry leading development programme
  • Fantastic career progression opportunities
  • Competitive bonus scheme and flexible benefits package

The Role:

To assist in maintaining compliance in all aspects of taxation for the UK group and to provide ad-hoc finance support. Main duties:
  • Preparation of Corporate Tax computations and returns for UK companies, including analysis of tax sensitive expense items.
  • Reconciling tax accounts for management year-end reporting, including the preparation of deferred tax provision.
  • Preparation of IFRS/FRS 101 tax accounting entries (current and deferred tax) for statutory reporting, including the preparation of tax reconciliation.
  • Assist in maintaining relationship with HMRC and UK/overseas 3rd party advisors.
  • Undertake audits of internal processes for Corporate Tax, VAT and employment tax to ensure compliance with legislation and update where required.
  • Assist with overseas tax issues including permanent establishment, withholding tax and global mobility queries.
  • Involvement in ad-hoc tax/finance/accounting advisory projects.
  • Assist with the preparation and review of UK transfer pricing documentation.
  • Quarterly instalment payments calculation.
  • Preparation and submission of PAYE settlement agreement.
  • Review and assist with short term business visitor submission.
  • Preparation of Senior Accounting Officer submission.
  • Assist the UK subsidiaries in the preparation of their financial statements.
  • Assist in the general running of the Holdings function.

About you:
  • Qualified accountant with tax experience
  • Strong technical knowledge of all areas of tax, including overseas taxation
  • Knowledge of IFRS/ UK GAAP
  • Experience of using Corporate Tax Software package
  • Practical accounting experience is an advantage
  • Good communication skills
  • Well organised
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Accuracy
  • Strong tax technical skills

  • 30 days holiday + 3 fixed days (increases with service)
  • On site car parking
  • Defined contribution pension scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Subsidised canteen
  • On site Gym

If you are a tax accountant working in practice looking to make their next career move in house or are an in-house tax accountant looking for their next career move, please get in touch - 0207 269 6314 or email me on

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