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VAT Accountant

Type Permanent

Salary Negotiable

Location Cork City

Ref # 8339

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A brilliant opportunity to join a growing leader in the technology space as a VAT Accountant.  

Reporting directly to the Tax Manager, you will support the global VAT compliance process across multiple jurisdictions, while enhancing processes where possible.

Ideally this will suit a tax professional with at least 3 years’ experience in a VAT role.

This role offers hybrid working arrangements with an expectation to work from the Cork office twice a week – free car parking onsite.


  • Support the indirect tax compliance and reporting process for global entities.
  • Maintain an awareness of legislative updates and communicate impact to the wider business.
  • Prepare and review quarterly VAT provisions.
  • Support VAT queries on business transactions/decisions.
  • Liaise with tax authorities and support query resolution.
  • Work closely with internal and external auditors.
  • Identify process improvements and implement changes where necessary.
  • Ensure adherence to internal controls.


  • At least three years’ experience.
  • Demonstrated indirect tax experience advantageous.
  • A Chartered Tax Advisor or Accountant advantageous but will consider part qualified.
  • Strong systems experience, and an enthusiasm for optimising efficiencies.

Hi, we’re Barden.  We’re the Partner Led Talent Advisory & Recruitment Firm that puts Talent first. With practices across Accounting & Tax, Business Support, Financial Services, Legal, Life Sciences, Supply Chain, and Technology, we help build world-class teams for Ireland’s top companies and we help top Talent achieve their ambitions. Simple.

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Jonathan Olden leads a team of accounting recruitment experts that work exclusively with the accounting professionals across Munster. With a deep understanding of leading businesses, team structures, cultures and the nuances of the Munster market, Jonathan and his team, many of whom are accountants themselves, go to great lengths to provide a consultative and supportive service to the people they work with. Jonathan and his team are where accounting professionals in Munster go for advice before they start looking for a job.

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