Compliance Assistant

Job Title: Compliance Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £28000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH56774
Contact Name: Mya Arun
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 23, 2017 17:05

Job Description

Assistant Financial Accountant - E-Commerce Retail Platform - 25k-28k- London

The Role

Our client, an amazing e-commerce retail platform business are looking for a Assistant Financial Accountant to play an integral role in their finance department, reporting to the Group Shared Services Financial Accountant.

The Responsibilities

  • Prepare UK VAT return
  • Arrange payments of VAT liability
  • Support schedules and submit within statutory deadlines
  • Prepare supporting schedules that form basis for the European VAT returns
  • Prepare and submit Intrastat filings for UK/EU countries
  • Key contact for all VAT-related compliance matters
  • Assist Financial Accountant and Financial Controller with any ad hoc requirements

The Candidate

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a Group Finance Manager role:

  • Degree Qualified
  • SUN Systems
  • VAT and Instrastat is essential
  • Basic understanding of double-entry book-keeping
  • High attention to detail
  • Works well in a team and able to engage with people at all levels
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.