The VAT Analyst will support the Indirect Tax Manager in the day to day management of Indirect tax returns and other compliance matters globally

Key responsibilities
● Assist with the VAT compliance process so that Deliveroo always pays and collects the correct amount of VAT globally
● Preparing VAT compliance materials for external advisers including query resolutions to ensure accuracy of tax returns
● Liasing with external advisers to ensure no deadline is ever missed
● Identifying risk areas and reporting this to the VAT manager so that they can be
prioritised and appropriate action can be taken to mitigate these
● Working closely with the AP team to raise tax awareness, improve process
controls and review AP postings
● Build relationships across Deliveroo so that you can deliver tax audit responses
when appropriate
● Work with the VAT Manager on ad-hoc projects

Required key competencies
● A proactive and responsible attitude to workload, with a propensity to own the key duties of the role and strive for continuous improvement
● Ability to ask questions and seek better solutions when something doesn’t look right
● A great team player with the confidence and ability to work autonomously when required
● Ability to work to tight deadlines and act decisively
● Adapt in liaising with advisers in countries and timezones across the world
● Attention to detail a must
● Resilient temperament to get to the bottom of issues, reconciliations etc

● Experience of VAT compliance in EMEA and APAC jurisdictions
● Relevant accounting experience
● CIMA, ACA, ACCA or similar credentials preferred
● Confidence and ability to interact with business stakeholders
● Excellent communication skills to non tax specialists
● Advanced Excel
● Previous exposure to NetSuite advantageous

Apply for this Job

* Required