TAX ACCOUNTANT - (6 months +)

Canary Wharf, London

£200 - £240 per day

Who they are:

My client, a leading provider of financial services to institutional investors such as investment management and research are currently looking for a Tax Accountant to join their team on a contractual basis with a potential view for permanence. With a worldwide presence in over 25 countries they currently have over $21 trillion in assets under custody.

Who they are looking for:

The client is looking for a Tax Accountant with a strong accounting background. The successful candidate would have a good understanding of tax such as corporation and income tax and how to deal with the HMRC. The team are ideally looking for candidates coming straight from practice or with an accounting degree and years work experience within a similar role. OEIC experience is also an advantage and the ability to work independently on high complex issues and clients.

Main responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review corporation tax and income tax
  • Prepare and review CT600, CT61 and VAT returns for submission to HMRC
  • Prepare and review quarterly taxation reviews to ensure taxation accurals
  • Manage the SDRT ptocess on a weekly and monthly basis
  • Understand how to use the information in the offshore database
  • Contribute to ad hoc projects