Corporate Tax Executive

Currently experiencing a period of massive global growth our client is looking to recruit a Corporate Tax Executive. Their products are now available through their eCommerce platform across Europe and the US with further double digit growth plans.

From the Gloucester based headquarters they manage everything end-to-end and are in the process of building a world-class team of Product, Brand, Marketing, Customer, Operations, Tech, Finance and Talent/HR people.

The time has now arrived to recruit a Corporate Tax Executive. Reporting directly to the Finance Director, the Corporate Tax Executive will manage the day-to-day tax affairs, ensuring compliance in all local territories.

The majority of time will be spent on managing routine tax affairs but you will also be given the freedom to assess and implement new systems, processes and best practices whilst understanding new legislation to ensure efficiencies are made.

As one of the key members of the finance function you will also be asked to assist/undertake ad hoc project work.

Key responsibilities:

Setup, manage and maintain EU VAT registrations along with monthly/quarterly submissions for 12+ countries.

Setup, manage and maintain US Sales Tax registrations along with monthly/quarterly submissions.

UK VAT return management ensuring full accuracy of submissions.

Tax module integration linking ERP system and Website platform.

Import/Export ownership, responsible for ensuring all duties/VAT paid are accurate and utilising all schemes available.

Working closely with our tax advisors to ensure Corporation Tax, R&D and PB returns/claims are timely and accurate.

Ensuring that all reporting and tax filings are accurate and on time for our US entity.

Ad hoc project work and analysis on various cost centres in the business.

Finance process ownership, create and review process flow maps for all current processes whilst looking for efficiencies.

Head a risk review group with other departments exploring internal and external factors that could jeopardise business growth.

Ensuring all systems are tax compliant.

Skills and experience:

  • Previous experience managing internal corporate tax affairs including European VAT and US sales tax.
  • Recognised tax/accountancy qualification.
  • Experience in driving process change.
  • A solid understanding of imports/exports.


If you require any further information please contact Mike Goode on 01452 429 903.

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  • Job Category Finance
  • Job Location Gloucester
  • Job Salary £32,000 - £35,000
  • Job Salary Benefits Standard Benefits, Birthday off
  • Job hours Full-Time
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Ref 603463