Tax Accountant - Fashion/Lifestyle

Job Title: Tax Accountant - Fashion/Lifestyle
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Reference: BBBH89935
Contact Name: Tom Chadwick
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 05, 2021 15:36

Job Description

Tax Accountant - Fashion/Lifestyle Brands

Rapidly expanding fashion and lifestyle brand are looking for a qualified Tax Accountant to join their team.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and submission quarterly VAT returns for the group
  • Review postings into the VAT Control accounts
  • Reconcile VAT control accounts ensuring correct payment to HMRC
  • Work together with other departments to ensure correct VAT treatment
  • Transfer pricing calculations and invoicing across the group.
  • Managing international compliance with global VAT/GST/Sales Tax obligations in the UK, EU and US through external advisors
  • Managing compliance processes and assisting the business with Customs matters
  • Acting as a business partner to assist with day-to-day tax queries from around the business across all areas of tax
  • Monitoring changes in tax rules that may impact the business.
  • Assisting on other tax and finance projects, including R&D claims, PSA and EMI


  • Dealing with US Sales tax and EU VAT experience is a must
  • eCommerce/retail experience is a must
  • Netsuite experience is highly desirable
  • ACA / ACCA / CA / CTA or similar qualified with 4+ years experience
  • Sound knowledge of IFRS, European and US tax knowledge

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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.