Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

VAT & Indirect Tax Analyst


Reference: DJ0074

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £20,000.00

Maximum Salary: £30,000.00


I am currently recruiting for a VAT and Tax Analyst join an innovative and successful business. Whether you’re a graduate with an appetite for numbers and systems or an experienced Tax and VAT specialist this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your accountancy career in an impressive business.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Working as part of a team to compile and analyse data required to complete VAT/Intrastat/ESL and duty returns for multiple VAT registrations mainly in the EU
  • To draft finalised VAT, Intrastat, ESL and Excise submissions for EU countries
  • To audit transactions with the Group to provide indirect tax assurance
  • To audit and prepare monthly VAT account reconciliations for reporting to Group Finance
  • To maintain good working knowledge of indirect tax legislation and procedures and assist in implementation of any changes required
  • To provide advice to the businesses on non-complex EU wide indirect tax matters
  • To support the VAT & Indirect Tax Manager in ad-hoc projects
  • To optimise shareholder returns by providing best in class indirect tax services within the Group as part of the indirect tax team


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience with SAP and/or AX preferable
  • Basic knowledge of indirect tax regimes throughout the EU
  • Good numeracy, literacy and excellent computer skills, especially Excel
  • Enthusiastic team player with good communication skills and a desire to learn
  • Experience of working in a medium/large business environment
  • A self starter and the ability to work accurately with detailed information and to deadlines



  • Salary of up £20-30k DOE
  • Free parking
  • Potential for study support where required