Financial & Tax Accountant

This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.
Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Aztec West, Bristol
Dates that interviews will take place
Interviews will be arranged directly with candidates
Circa £30,000 - 40,000 per annum DOE
Summary of vacancy

Experienced Financial & Tax Accountant?  You can help protect the environment and create a greener UK.

As a Financial and Tax Accountant at SUEZ Advanced Solutions a part of SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions UK, you’ll be part of a team that provides a holistic service in the water industry. We are committed to helping customers reduce their impact on the environment and maximising the return on their investments. 

What will I be doing ?

You will ensure all statutory and tax reporting is complied with, new accounting standards are adopted in a timely manner and be main point of contact for the audit process. 

  • Balance sheet reviews with relevant finance team members.
  • Be the main point of contact for annual audits.
  • Ensure impact of new accounting standards are modelled and the group area ready for early adoption.
  • Compilation of data and preparation of statutory accounts for all group companies (6 trading, 4 holding companies).
  • Submission of all reporting by statutory / authority deadlines.
  • Ownership of balance sheet accounts including tax, hire purchase and fixed assets.
  • Collation of data for tax returns and submission to central tax team. Follow up of any queries and sign off of final tax returns.
  • Collation and submission of VAT returns for the group.
  • Streamlining processes and implementing new tools e.g. Digital Tax.
  • Ownership of data held in group tools such as consolidation and IFRS16 lease tool.
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as required.

What are the requirements?

You will be:

  • Educated to degree level (preferred)
  • Minimum 3 A Levels (essential)
  • Newly Qualified or Finalist Level ACA or ACCA

Experience required to do this role:

  • Minimum 3 years experience of financial accounting.
  • Previous experience preparing statutory accounts.
  • Previous experience of VAT and Tax submissions.
  • Technically able and up to date.

Our approach

With over 6,000 members of staff working across a whole range of business areas, our people are the company’s greatest asset and we are proud to be an Investor in People.

In 2018 we were awarded by Best companies as one of the top 25 companies in the UK for employee engagement.

As well as our competitive salaries and benefit packages we are able to offer long-term career development within a friendly and supportive environment.

With our collaborative engaging culture, our employees join us and grow with us.

We believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible.

We understand that the richness of the diversity of our employee’s experiences enables us to harness more creativity, innovation and opportunities.

If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Join us and be part of the Resource Revolution.

SUEZ Water Technologies and Solutions UK is an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

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About the role


Closing Date
This vacancy has now expired, and is not accepting any new applications.