Refresco UK are part of Refresco Group, based in Rotterdam Netherlands, the world's largest independent soft drink's manufacturer. We have 6 manufacturing sites in the UK - 80 worldwide.
Refresco UK - Head Office, Kegworth, Derbyshire (just off Junction 24 of the M1)
Refresco, the world’s largest independent soft drinks producer, seeks a qualified, commercially minded Tax Accountant to produce on time reporting of all corporation tax returns, accurate monthly reporting so that we achieve our goal of no tax non-compliance issues
Refresco is always changing, always innovating, always growing, we have doubled in size in the past five years even in these challenging times, and this growth provides opportunity for all to personally develop. There is a high degree of autonomy in thei role and so this is a great opportunity for a qualified tax accountant to gain hands on experience within a large fast pace, multi-national company.
About the Role
As Tax Accountant at Refresco UK you will report into our Financial Accounting Controller and ensure the correct accounting and controls are followed and fit for purpose, for corporate and indirect tax within Refresco UK. You will receive support from external tax specialists and engage with and communicate to the business when changes to relevant legislation or complex matters arise.
As Tax Accountant, here are some of your key duities and
* Review and timely filing of Corporate Tax, VAT, Alcohol and Soft Drinks returns as well as quarterly and annual tax reporting to Refresco Holdings;
* Accounting for all of the above returns, ensuring that all records are maintained;
* Supporting compliance and optimisation of import/export processes and associated duties;
* Responsibility for the taxation elements of the Refresco UK import/export process post Brexit;
* Managing monthly tax accounting together with the Financial Accounting Controller and liaison with the Group Tax Manager;
* Ensure insurance information is maintained and claims are processed;
* Actively contributing towards our goal of becoming a Great Place to Work®.
Find out what it is like to work at Refresco UK Head Office: https://(url removed)/uk/careers/working-one-our-offices
You will be an experienced, qualified accountant with significant exposure to financial tax accounting and reporting within an ever-changing, agile and fast-paced environment. You will be measured on accurate, on-time reporting of all Corporation tax returns, on-time, accurate monthly reporting and absolute compliance with relevant tax laws. You will be ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified with quality experience in tax-focused appointments and experience of strategic dealings with HMRC. In addition, you will be a strong communicator with exceptional people skills and inspired by our Refresco Values.
Find out more about the Refresco Values here: https://(url removed)/uk/about/our-values
Reward & Benefits for this role:
The salary for this role is dependent on experience. We offer an annual bonus incentive and a good company pension scheme, personal private healthcare, 3x basic salary life assurance plus 25 days holiday in addition to bank holidays (with the option to purchase additional holidays) and access to a sports and social fund. Working hours are Monday - Thursday 8.30 - 5.00, Fridays 8.30 - 4.00 and we have free, onsite parking.
We also offer our employees access to GroceryAid – a support service offering financial, legal, wellbeing and practical support, advice and counselling - https://(url removed)/ - as well as Perkbox – a benefits platform offering discounts, free perks and wellbeing tools for all employees - https://(url removed)/uk
Our drinks on every table. That's the Refresco vision. We’re a global business and currently produce 12 billion litres of soft drinks from nearly 80 manufacturing plants in Europe, North America and we've just opened in Australia, and we’re only just getting started. We have grown from just 2 sites in 1999. Our Group Headquarters are based in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
We’re the proud owners of six drinks manufacturing sites within the UK. Our UK business provides a great place to work for over 1,800 employees, who produce private label soft drinks and fruit juices for all the leading UK supermarkets, plus some of the best known UK drinks brands such as Monster Energy, Ocean Spray and Innocent.
From the purchasing of the raw materials such as fruit juices and CO2, through to the finished product delivered to your table, we cover the full manufacturing cycle for our customers. And, whether it’s packed in cartons, bottles or cans, we ensure that our products are made to the highest quality standards.
Refresco believes that equal opportunity for all is fundamental to our company's values and all our applicants can expect fairness and transparency in our recruitment process