Role Overview:

In a Nutshell…

We have a great opportunity for an Indirect Tax Assistant Manager to join the Vistry Group Tax team based out of our Coleshill or Milton Keynes Office. The Indirect Tax Assistant Manager will be a key member of the indirect tax compliance function with responsibilities in preparing and reviewing monthly VAT returns. 


As our Indirect Tax Assistant Manager will have the opportunity to be involved in the advisory aspects of the business, supported by the Group Tax Director, Head of Indirect Tax and Indirect Tax Manager. This role provides a great opportunity to further develop knowledge of the tax affairs for a large UK corporate and receive support for a career in tax.


Let’s cut to the chase, what’s in it for you…

  • Competitive basic salary and annual bonus
  • Company car, car allowance or travel allowance
  • Agile working possible (dependent on role)
  • Up to 33 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Private Healthcare 
  • Enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Competitive contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance – 4 x your annual salary
  • Share incentive schemes
  • Employee rewards portal with many more benefits…

In return, what we would like from you…

  • Behave in line with our company values – Integrity, Caring and Quality.
  • GCSEs: Minimum pass of 4 or more (C and above) in 5 subjects, including Maths and English; A-Levels: Minimum of C’s in all 3 subjects.
  • ACA, ACCA or ATT qualified or equivalent.
  • VAT compliance knowledge is required for this role and a desire to build a career in the tax function of a large corporate group.
  • We will consider candidates currently working in Industry or those wishing to move from Practice.
  • Strong IT skills and proficient in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint etc.
  • Good analytical and organisation skills with an attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Team player.
  • A desire to learn and develop from colleagues within the team.

More about the Indirect Tax Assistant Manager role…

  • Key member of the indirect tax compliance function with responsibilities in preparing and reviewing monthly VAT returns to ensure all the filings are prepared and submitted within the statutory time limits.
  • Responsible for day to day queries from the Tax Assistants in preparing the monthly VAT returns.
  • Liaising with the regions on VAT, SDLT and CIS queries and supporting the team with tax training for the regions.
  • Management of VAT registrations, CIS registrations and options to tax and, in collaboration with the Assistant Direct Tax Manager and Indirect Tax Manager, to ensure that the Tax Library is complete, up to date and accurate.
  • Supporting the Head of Indirect Tax and the Indirect Tax Manager to advise on VAT and SDLT implications on various land acquisitions.
  • The role offers some corporation tax compliance opportunities to assist with the annual preparation and submission of corporation tax (limited company) and self-assessment (LLP) tax returns.
  • In collaboration with the team, ensuring that tax processes are improved, enhanced and streamlined where possible, including consideration of accounting/tax systems and software.
  • Assisting with the training and development of more junior members of the tax team.
  • Responsible for ensuring that the various Shared Mailboxes are kept up-to-date by the team.

Finally, let’s tell you a bit more about us…

We’re Vistry Group, the UK’s leading provider of affordable mixed-tenure homes. Our core values of integrity, caring, and quality shape all we do; our partnership-led approach helps us build sustainable communities where they’re needed most.

You’re probably familiar with our unmatched portfolio of brands: Linden Homes, Bovis Homes and Countryside Homes. We also have Vistry Works, our timber frame manufacturing operation, and Vistry Services, our support functions. Together, we build more than homes, so there’s nowhere better to build your career. We’re proud that our culture sees everyone treated fairly and respectfully, with diversity and inclusion a top priority and reasonable adjustments provided during the application process. Join us in making Vistry.

Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
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