EY VAT Manager in Ireland

VAT Manager


Requisition # IRE001ZL

Post Date Jan 26, 2018

Who are we?

EY is a global leader in Assurance, Tax, Transaction and Advisory services. We make a difference by helping our people, our clients and our wider communities achieve their potential. Our vision is to become the leading global professional services organisation by building a better working world.

At EY our inclusive work environment means that everyone’s opinion is valued. This enables us to provide better advice and ideas to our clients, which in turn helps you develop as an individual to achieve your potential and make a difference.

What will I be doing?

Excellent opportunity to join a fast-growing Indirect Tax Team in Dublin where you will be part of a strong team and you will receive exposure to some of EY's most exciting clients. You will focus predominantly on the financial services sector for whom indirect tax is a critical issue. We are currently seeking applications from suitable candidates to join EY’s Indirect Tax practice at Manager level.

Working as part of a team, your primary responsibilities will include:

  • 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.

  • Reporting directly to Senior Management including Indirect Tax Partner.

  • Responsible for day-to-day delivery of client liaison.

What do we look for?

  • 2-3 years’ relevant Indirect Tax experience. Preference for some experience on financial services matters but not essential.

  • Strong technical skills and keen to develop further.

  • Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards.

  • Client focused and commercially aware.

  • Ability to build strong client relationships.

  • Preferably you will be an accountant, lawyer or AITI qualified

  • Excellent communicator in range of situations both written and oral.

  • Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations.

  • Project management skills, plan and prioritize work, meet deadlines.

  • Contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of tax services to the client.

  • Team player; ability to integrate and build effective relationships at all levels.

  • Outgoing with good relationship skills and the ability to deliver quality output.


Who we are

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.