Tax Adviser

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Location
UK-Aberdeen-Aberdeen (Bridge View)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Nov 2016
Closes
01 Dec 2016
Ref
021398
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
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Petrofac is recruiting a Tax Adviser based in our Aberdeen, Bridgeview office.

The Tax Adviser will be responsible for UK tax compliance within our EPS West business and will also prepare responses to ad hoc advisory queries, both UK and internationally, covering a range of taxes. This role is suitable for a motivated self-starter who is able to drive projects and work with other team members to deliver results.

Job Specific Duties Include:

• preparing UK tax disclosures for inclusion in statutory accounts along with finalising the tax computations for submission to HMRC
• calculating the estimated quarterly tax liability of UK legal entities and managing group relief payments/settlements between group entities
• preparing tax packs for Group Reporting purposes
• reviewing the relevant information for the PAYE Settlement Agreement (PSA) for the UK legal entities on a timely basis
• approving relocation expenditure in accordance with HMRC guidelines, seeking assistance where required and collating relocation expenditure at tax year end for inclusion in P11D/PSA submissions
• providing assistance with the preparation of the UK Group VAT return and the Australian VAT return
• conducting SAO reviews and summarising the position for the SAO to sign off
• being responsible for basic tax advisory queries covering Corporate, Indirect and Employment taxes. (UK and International)
• collating and reviewing transfer pricing information

The successful candidate will have a professional qualification in accounting or tax, ICAS/ACCA/CTA/ATT and tax experience within the profession or industry. They will have a good level of UK tax knowledge and be organised, willing to learn and have strong attention to detail. The successful individual will have the ability to liaise with and explain technical areas in a simplified form to non-tax specialists and work within challenging timescales.