EY Tax Advisor - Indirect Tax, EY Belfast in Belfast, United Kingdom

Tax Advisor - Indirect Tax, EY Belfast


Requisition # BEL00192

Post Date Dec 06, 2018

The opportunity

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic Tax Advisor within the Indirect Tax department. As a Tax Advisor in this area, you will gain exposure to interesting and complex indirect tax work as part of a fast-growing yet tight knit team at the beginning of an ambitious growth plan.

We are looking for someone with experience of working in tax who wants to specialise and build a career in Indirect Tax. Your core skills of research, communication and client service will allow you to hit the ground running in your new career, with technical support and coaching from the experienced members of the team.

The EY Indirect Tax team in Belfast act for a wide range of clients through the full life-cycle of their business to deliver compliance returns, improve their systems and processes, engage with HMRC on their behalf, deliver complex advisory projects and help them plan for the future. Just now, we are working with clients to understand and plan for the impact of Brexit and to make them Making Tax Digital compliant.

Your key responsibilities

  • Support the team in delivery of indirect tax advisory projects.

  • Take responsibility for a portfolio of VAT returns, alongside a Senior Manager in the team.

  • Work with the wider tax team on client proposals, due diligence projects and advisory engagements.

  • Build and maintain relationships with clients and colleagues, providing excellent client service.

Skills and attributes for success

  • Highly motivated with the ability to work both independently and in a team.

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service, meet deadlines, and work within budgets.

  • A desire to learn and develop into the role.

  • Ability to plan and prioritise work.

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Degree preferred, but minimum of educated to A-level or equivalent.

  • Minimum one years’ experience working within tax or general accountancy role.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • After a period of learning and working in the role, the right individual should be prepared to study and pass ATT and CTA with full study support.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • ATT qualification would be preferred but not essential.

  • An understanding of basic VAT principles.

What we look for

We want a motivated individual to join our team and build their career with us in Indirect Tax.

What we look for

We want a motivated individual to join our team and build their career with us in Indirect Tax.

What working at EY offers

We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

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 better 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.

Make your mark.

Apply now.