DSV UK

Accounting Assistant – Harwich, UK

Job Overview

BRIEF OVERVIEW

This is a fantastic opportunity to join DSV as a Tax Accounting Assistant based in Harwich, this is an opportunity to join a company committed to providing quality, innovative value, and logistics services.

Tax Assistants provide support to an organization’s tax or accounting department. Their role is a combination of administrative assistance and accounting support.

 

KEY TASKS

Processing monthly and quarterly VAT returns for the UK and Irish DSV companies.

Running VAT reports in SAP.

Performing VAT checks on sampled transactions.

Processing VAT data in excel.

Ensuring adherence to the prevailing VAT rules and regulations.

Submission of VAT returns to the authorities.

Being the first point of contact for VAT related queries.

Obtaining tax certificates to support overseas payments.

Assisting with the operation of the Construction Industry Scheme.

Assisting with mandatory regularity and statistical questionnaires.

Assisting with colleagues with other departmental matters as and when necessary.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

A good understanding of VAT rules and regulations.

Familiarity with the VAT return process.

Commensurate knowledge of excel to enable processing large data files.

Thorough understanding of fundamental principles of double entry bookkeeping.

PREFERRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Familiar with, and able to use SAP, particularly for running VAT related reports

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

A role in a successful, dynamic company

Be a part of a strong team of performance driven colleagues

Competitive salary

Great future career prospects for advancement

A professional working environment

 

ABOUT DSV CAREERS

Do you want to be part of something 55,000 times bigger than you?

That’s how many colleagues you’ll have on a journey towards connecting the world and making your mark.

We believe that people are able to achieve their potential if they take ownership of their own career. That’s why we’ll give you every opportunity to do just that.

People are at the core of who we are – the drive, talent and devotion they bring to the table every day are what make DSV the exciting place it is. It’s a dynamic and fast-moving environment with rapid decisions at every level – where ambition meets teamwork in an effort to face challenges, succeed, move forward and make a difference. We care about your opportunity to influence the path of your career, whether you want to advance locally or look for adventures abroad. With a massive global reach and offices in more than 80 countries, the opportunities are plenty.

If you have the right drive, the right talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore the reach of your potential.

We are freight forwarders, salespeople, accountants, forklift drivers, IT engineers, specialists and countless others – and we all made the choice to forward our careers.

Join us and forward your career at DSV.

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