Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

Our high profile and award winning VAT group based within our regional offices in the UK focus on leading clients through the maze of taxes, including VAT, Customs Duties, Excise and Betting Duties, Insurance Premium Tax, Air Passenger Duty and Landfill Tax.
Indirect tax team in London works with a variety of organisations across multiple sectors.  The business has been growing steadily year on year and in order to seize the opportunities available in the market, the team requires new talent.
You will obtain a wide range of experience in all the core areas of indirect tax within a variety of markets and industries. The role will focus on a range of compliance and consulting type queries covering a range of supply chain scenarios often spanning more than one tax jurisdiction.  In addition, there is a considerable amount of client interaction.  We are looking for a highly motivated, ambitious, enthusiastic and hard-working tax professional who is looking for a challenging career move.
The opportunity
This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and ambitious individual to join EY’s specialist
Indirect Tax
team in our London office. The team help support and deliver Indirect Tax advice for their clients across the UK. This role will provide an opportunity to be involved in a fast growth part of the
Indirect Tax
team, working across the UK. The successful candidate will have an opportunity to work with both clients and all of the EY local offices, providing a great opportunity to build and expand your corporate network.
Modern tax regulations are highly complex and dynamic. As a tax professional at Ernst & Young, you'll gain the technical knowledge and industry experience you need to help clients manage their tax obligations effectively and enhance their financial performance. In turn, we'll help you achieve your potential by giving your business advisory experience and professional development. Our senior tax professionals will support you throughout your career, helping you to grow and become a leader in the tax profession.
Your key responsibilities
Your client responsibilities:
Build and maintain tax relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service
Build relationships both within the firm and externally with clients, identifying opportunities and managing expectations
Contribute to winning new work by proactively managing existing clients and contribute to winning new clients.
Manage the successful delivery  of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken
Responsible for day-to-day delivery of client liaison
Key member of one of the client service groups providing full tax services to a client portfolio.

Skills and attributes for success:
Relevant VAT experience
Strong Indirect Tax technical skills and keen to develop further
Experience working for a large firm is preferable but not essential (we will consider candidates from professional services or law firms)
Ability to build strong client relationships
Excellent communicator in range of situations both written and oral
Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards
Client focused and commercially aware
Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations
Team player with ability to build effective relationships at all levels
To qualify for the role you must have:
Be looking to study towards ACA / CA / Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training course / Law qualification / CTA (or breadth of knowledge equivalent to CTA)
Ideally you'll also have
Project management skills, plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget
About EY
As a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a
b
etter working world. That starts with a culture that believes in giving you the training, opportunities and
creative
freedom to make things better.
Whenever you join, however long you stay, the
exceptional
EY experience lasts a lifetime.
And with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.
If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Join us in building a better working world.
Apply now.
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About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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