Tax Assistant - Temporary

Hays A&F
England, Gloucestershire
£12.00 - £13.00 per hour
15 Jan 2019
12 Feb 2019
Christopher Laird
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

Interim Tax Assistant - Immediate Start - 12 Months Temporary - Gloucester - Parking - Immediate Start

Working for a business that has a goal of sustaining a world-class level of performance.

My client is currently recruiting for a highly motivated and experienced individual with experience with tax accounting to join their team on a 12 month contract to cover a maternity leave.

This role will be paid on an hourly rate and is an excellent opportunity to work within a world class organisation in Gloucestershire to with the European Indirect Tax Manager, the person will be responsible for Proof of Export Administration and assisting with VAT compliance.


  • Identify, track and collect proof of export documents to ensure the company is compliant across all EU countries.
  • Build and maintain relationships with freight carriers, export agents and the logistics team.
  • Support with VAT compliance, tax audits and enquires.
  • Identify compliance improvements & opportunities.
  • Support other Finance team members on ad hoc items.

Requirements Essential:

  • 5 GCSEs (Grades A - C, including English and Maths)
  • Minimum 1 year's experience in a fast paced administrative environment
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills with excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively, build rapport and operate effectively in a team environment.
  • Flexibility to multitask ensuring prioritised tasks are delivered.
  • Behaviour driven by integrity, compliance, humility and ethics.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 applications (specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint).


  • Proven at being pro-active and identifying process improvements.
  • Relevant previous experience in a Finance and/or Logistics environment.
  • Basic understanding of Indirect Tax.
  • Previous working knowledge of SAP system knowledge.

How to apply Interested applicants should submit a detailed CV in English, along with a covering letter indicating their salary expectations to the recruitment agency.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

Similar jobs

Similar jobs