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VAT Manager / Associate Director

VAT Manager / Associate Director

Notum is proudly supporting a high-profile local firm, which are experiencing unprecedented growth levels,  in recruiting an experienced VAT Manager / Senior Manager / Associate Director to join a prominent and renowned team and firm. Firm themselves continue a major, widely talked about growth trajectory locally and nationally, not least in their esteemed Tax Dept.

Very strategic career opportunity for someone seeking to develop and progress their career, and with long term aspirations.


Advising on range of technical areas across a vast and varied client, entrepreneurial base. You will be keen to make impact in truly shaping and growing the role and indeed team, in managing and developing new business opportunities.

The purpose of this opportunity is, together with Directors and Partners, to manage the interface between a group of clients and the firm, ensuring the agreed expectations in terms of service, quality, and cost are met. This will involve:

  • Identifying and advising on VAT planning opportunities, and undertaking specialist technical assignments as required.
  • Responding to clients’ correspondence as a matter of priority and keeping the client and Director / Partner fully informed of the current status of the VAT work.
  • Acting as the principal point of contact to clients on VAT queries and maintaining excellent client service at all times.
  • Undertaking work delegated by the Partner / Director.
  • Identifying, interviewing and converting prospective clients as well as assisting other departments in the research and preparation of formal proposals for new work.
  • Developing an advanced level of technical knowledge through appropriate reading and courses, and an awareness of the firm’s services, brochures and publications.


  • ACA / ATT / CTA qual
  • 5-6+ years+ exp within VAT – at Manager / Senior Manager level
  • Substantive Technical knowledge
  • Business development experience

Remuneration package:

Lucrative and tailored package on offer. This will be very much determined by individual and relative to experience. Firm known to pay ahead of market in order to attract best candidates. Firm continue a 3/2 hybrid model.


For further information on this vacancy, or any other Accountancy based job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link provided or contact Rachel Clarke in strictest confidence on 028 9072 6108.