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Senior Finance Officer - Taxation

  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/20/130343
  • Published: Mon 20/07/2020, 17:05 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/08/2020, 17:06 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,802 to £31,112 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

Based at East Sussex County Council in Lewes, you will form part of a newly integrated service delivering a comprehensive Tax Advisory and Compliance service across the three Orbis partners.

The post holder will assist the Tax Manager in all aspects of tax compliance, including liaison with HMRC, for all three authorities and a number of external VAT registered organisations. They will be responsible for the completion and timely submission of monthly and quarterly VAT returns across the partnership; giving tax advice on both general and complex queries in accordance with approved policies and HMRC regulations.

If you have excellent attention to detail, the technical knowledge to advise on VAT, SDLT and CIS issues, experience in the completion of VAT returns, the ability to work accurately and methodically in a sometimes fast paced environment, pro-active and a solution focused team player, keen on providing an excellent and efficient service to all our partners, it would be great to hear from you!

It is likely that interviews will be undertaken virtually via MS Teams or Skype video conferencing software.

If you need any information regarding the vacancy or would like an informal chat about the role please get in touch with either Karen Regan (Tax Manager) on 07701 394900 or Haley Woollard (Principal Accountant) on 01273 291246.

You will form part of a newly integrated service delivering a comprehensive Tax Advisory and Compliance service across the three Orbis partners.

You will assist the Tax Manager in all aspects of tax compliance, including liaison with HMRC, for all three authorities and a number of external VAT registered organisations. You will be responsible for the completion and timely submission of monthly and quarterly VAT returns across the partnership; giving tax advice on both general and complex queries in accordance with approved policies and HMRC regulations.

If you have excellent attention to detail, the technical knowledge to advise on VAT, SDLT and CIS issues, experience in the completion of VAT returns, the ability to work accurately and methodically in a sometimes fast paced environment, pro-active and a solution focused team player, keen on providing an excellent and efficient service to all our partners, it would be great to hear from you! 

For an informal discussion, please contact Karen Regan, Tax Manager on 07701 394 900.

It is likely that interviews will be undertaken virtually via MS Teams or Skype video conferencing software.

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  • Job Description and Person Specification
  • Employer: East Sussex County Council
  • Reference: ESCC/20/130343
  • Published: Mon 20/07/2020, 17:05 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 23/08/2020, 17:06 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £28,802 to £31,112 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: East Sussex

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