Interim Senior Tax Accountant

13 Apr 2018
21 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Company description:

E.ON provides electricity and gas to millions of homes and businesses here in the UK. It’s incredibly complex work. It takes the talents of thousands of people to do what we do. Yet our vision is a simple one. We want to be the trusted energy partner for our customers. We’re doing that by making energy cleaner and simpler to understand. We’re also doing it by being genuinely helpful people and treating our customers fairly.

Job description:

We are now looking to recruit an Interim Senior Tax Accountant to join our Tax UK department based in Coventry. Interim Senior Tax Accountant This role is primarily responsible for the preparation of the UK corporation tax computations and returns for several companies, liaising with HM Revenue and Customs with regards any enquiries into these companies and preparing tax calculations for statutory accounts purposes as well as quarterly and year end reporting. It will include discussing and agreeing tax treatment adopted for statutory accounts and reporting purposes with auditors as well as analysing the tax implications for the business of any legislative changes.

In addition, the role will be responsible for assisting the Senior Direct Taxes Manager in delivering key tax projects and advising the business with regards investment proposals and any ad hoc corporation tax queries. The role will focus on particular businesses within E.ON UK and the post holder will gain a good understanding of those businesses as part of their work.

Required profile:

What we need from you

•Technically strong, with a sound knowledge of UK corporation tax and general corporate tax principles
•Relevant professional qualification or equivalent experience.
•Strong Organisational skills
•Good interpersonal and communication skills
•Ability to complete Corporation tax computations to submission and address HMRC and Internal Stakeholder queries/correspondence.

It would be great if you had

•Skilled in the use of Microsoft Office software and tax software
•Drive and perseverance
•Proactively manage key tax processes
•Develop relationships with key stakeholders

Additional Information

This role is based in Coventry.

This is an FTC for 12 months.

Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check may be required.
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E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

What we offer:

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