Part-time Tax Accountant

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A global events and publishing consultancy currently requires a Senior Tax Accountant to join them on a part-time basis, 24 hours a week on12 month contract. The role is fully remote and you can be based anywhere in the UK. You will be responsible for; Preparation and review of allocated corporation tax returns (UK and overseas) Ensure overseas Corporate Tax compliance obligations are met, such as meeting filing and payment deadlines Review of balance sheet tax related reconciliations by set deadline Assist in the tax provisioning process and provide support to accounting teams in the completion of year-end, interim and month end tax accounting and reporting, include work for Group Tax. Assist with the preparation & finalisation of draft tax disclosures in UK statutory financial statements Monitor postings made to tax accounts and ensuring all journals are supported by appropriate documentation and correctly posted Assist with training the team and providing WHT guidance including approvals of write offs Maintain accurate working papers and documentation in accordance with department policy Liaise with tax advisors, both overseas and UK, as required Assist in addressing Tax authority queries in a timely and efficient manner Assist with relevant project work (eg. acquisitions, disposals, restructuring etc) Assist with the provision of information for audit queries Assist with non-routine ad hoc tax matters as required Assist and train T&FA Accountants where required Team workload management Motivate team to ensure performance metrics are hit Support communication structures across the team to ensure all key messages are communicated Support Managers within the T&FA team to develop a plan for cross-training, working shadowing and rotation of responsibilities within team Provides coaching on both soft and technical skills within the team Act as a role model to others Team admin duties such as absence management, holiday authorisations, timesheet approvals, appraisals etc Requirements Qualified accountant (ACA or ACCA preferred) Several years’ experience in Tax & Financial Accounting Excellent communication skills at all levels including a wide range of stakeholders within the business Ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment Improves processes & systems Embrace a changing environment Problem solves within tight deadlines Be pro-active and take initiative and encourage teams to do the same Knowledge and ability to use relevant internal systems Ability to be self-sufficient as well as working in a team environment Act with integrity Excellent influencing skills Highly organised, diligent with attention to detail and the ability to maintain these skills whilst working under pressure Strong presentation skills Advanced skills in Excel, Word and Outlook are essential Proven ability to work to stringent deadlines Knowledge of SAP and Oracle system preferable Experience of people management preferable Benefits £45k pro-rata 24 hours per week.