Date Posted: 31/01/2019

Company: Canary Wharf Ltd

Reporting to: Senior Tax Compliance Manager

Location: Canary WHarf, London, E14

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Job Summary: To prepare, manage through internal review and file income tax, corporation tax and VAT returns for a portfolio of entities together with associated administration.

Main Responsibilities
  1. Review of entity financial statements.
  2. Prepare tax computations and/or peer review using third party tax software.
  3. Preparation of tax figures for consolidated reporting.
  4. Review VAT returns and prepare VAT elections & compliance material.
  5. Assisting with HMRC correspondence.
  6. Provide direction to the Accounts Team where required on posting and recharging items as identified.
  7. Assist in forecasting and managing cash tax payments.
Health Safety & Welfare, Environmental and Quality Management Responsibilities
Health Safety and Welfare Responsibilities
All staff are required to fulfil their legal duty to take reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and others who may be affected by their acts and omissions, and to follow all guidance and instructions given in this respect. Further details regarding Health & Safety responsibilities are set out in the Health & Safety Policy in the Administrative Rules and Procedures, and the Health, Safety & Welfare Manual.

Environmental Responsibilities
All Staff are required to follow the Canary Wharf Group plc (CWG) Environmental Policies for minimisation of waste and effective energy management as defined in the CWG Environmental Manual and associated documents.

Quality Management Responsibilities
All staff are required to comply with CWG Quality Management System requirements detailed within the Company Quality Manual & Policies, and to ensure that all Procedure; Plans and Forms within InfoBase are effectively implemented to meet the set ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard.

Person Specification
  1. CTA/ACA/ACCA Qualification is essential.
  2. The role will suit either a CT or VAT specialist and training will be provided as required.
  3. Experience of property investment companies tax compliance in a IFRS environment desirable.
  4. IT proficient, predominantly Excel.
  5. Self-starter with good communication and organisational skills

If you are interested in joining our highly professional and skilled team for our next exciting phase of development, please complete the form on this page to apply online or send your cv and covering letter to: Personnel Department, Canary Wharf Group plc, One Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5AB.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 28 February 2019