Based in Shrewsbury paying £200.00per day PAYE
This is a full time temporary contract role.
Our client is looking for a Senior Financial VAT Accountant. To have experience of working in local government – ideally within a unitary authority. This role will be working from home, a laptop will be provided. This is for an initial period of 6 months.
To be responsible to the Strategic Financial Accountant who is in turn responsible for the post holder’s health and safety, training and development and expected to lead and/or contribute to a range of projects and build relations with both internal and external partners in order achieve specified outcomes, but will not have direct authority over those involved.
The successful candidate will be providing strategic advice to senior managers and officers on tax issues, supervising of VAT claims and dealing with HM Customs & Excise on all VAT
Matters, co-ordinate the regular update of financial policies, guidance and procedure notes for allemployees on the intranet and to be involved with other comparable duties within the Finance, Governance & Assurance service consistent with the level of the post and, in particular, those that will enable the Division to respond effectively to the changing requirements.
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