Tax Accountant

  • Job Reference: 214339
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2024
  • Recruiter: hireful
  • Location: Retford
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Full Time Flex
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

The Role: Tax Accountant

As a Tax Accountant at PIB Group, you will join the organisation in a period of continued and sustained growth and transformation. You will play a crucial role in ensuring compliance with UK tax regulations while maximizing tax efficiency for the Group. You will be accountable for supporting the corporate tax compliance and tax reporting function of the UK and international group companies working closely with the Group Tax Managers. You will assist the tax manager in optimising the Group tax position from a domestic and international perspective and ensure compliance with all corporate filing deadlines as the business continues to expand into Europe and beyond.
Your work will be varied collaborating closely with internal teams as well as international teams of overseas group companies.

Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to)
  • Preparation of annual corporation tax computations for UK companies. 
  • Support the year-end tax reporting process under UK GAAP and IFRS including preparation of tax disclosures in the annual statutory accounts. 
  • Calculation of quarterly tax instalment payments for the group. 
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of best practices in tax accounting. 
  • Participate in professional development activities to enhance knowledge and skills in tax law and accounting principles.
  • Assisting the tax Manager with ad-hoc project/other work as and when required. 
  • Proactively seeking feedback and identifying areas for improvement in processes and procedures.

Experience & Qualifications:
  • Professional Accounting/Tax ACCA/ACA qualification.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; professional certification (e.g., ACCA, ACA, CTA) preferred.
  • Proven experience in Tax Accountant or similar role, with a strong understanding of UK tax laws and regulations.
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail, with the ability to interpret complex financial data.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to explain technical concepts to clients and colleagues.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
  • Commitment to maintaining the highest standards of ethics and integrity in tax accounting practices.

Knowledge & Skills:
  • Through knowledge and understanding of UK corporate tax legislation.
  • Use of European foreign language (desirable).
  • Knowledge of Alphatax
  • Experience of dealing with and understanding international tax regimes and requirements, (desirable).
  • Strong IFRS tax accounting working knowledge and experience.
  • Excellent numeracy skills;
  • A logical and analytical mind;
  • Problem-solving skills;
  • Time management and the ability to work to tight deadlines;
  • Attention to detail; and good commercial awareness;
Further information

 As well as a competitive salary we offer the following benefits -
  • Competitive holiday allowance with the annual option to buy additional days 
  • Death in Service benefit of x4 salary
  • Company pension scheme
  • Enhanced maternity and paternity leave packages
  • A flexible benefits package which allows you to add additional benefits to your overall package
  • Our benefits portal offers discounts on technology & electronics, cinemas, restaurants, days out, mortgage advice, travel and many more
  • Referral schemes 
  • Discounted rates on PIB products
  • We offer a first-class employee benefits and welfare package to support our employees with financial management, cycle to work scheme, counselling support, health screening, will writing, menopause support, books, stopping smoking and much more
  • If supporting the local community, engaging with charities and having the opportunity to ‘give something back’ interests you, you have the opportunity to take an extra day to support this with a Volunteering day.
  • We also offer a wide range of discounts including a kids pass – giving you discount to over 4500 attractions and activities, discounts at hairdressers and beauticians, climate change projects with lots of other options to choose
  • PIB has a comprehensive learning & development framework, including professional study options and apprenticeships which are available to all employees, and which will support your career development
  • Being a part of our PIB Community Trust, we support fundraising where you can apply for grants from PIB Group towards your chosen charity
  • PIB Group are committed to improving their environmental impact in a responsible way. From the individual actions that our colleagues take every day through to installing the right facilities across our premises, there are many measures in place to help reduce PIB’s carbon footprint.
We are proud of our success and growth and have been recognised for many industry awards across our business.  If you wish to work for a company that truly puts people at the heart of their organisation, then we would love to hear from you.  PIB operates a flexible working policy, and our management teams will talk to you about how that would meet both your flexible working needs and those of the business and role you are applying for. We would love to hear from you if you want to hear more about opportunities in PIB. 

We are an equal opportunities employer, committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, gender, religion, disability, age, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

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