Company: Weatherford
Skills: Accounting
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Aberdeen, United Kingdom


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 75 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 17,000 team members and 380 operating locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedIn , Facebook , Twitter , Instagram , or YouTube .

We're looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.

We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.

Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor - Priority Referral Requested.

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


We are currently seeking a Tax Supervisor to join our team. You will be responsible for overseeing and ensuring compliance with corporate, employment and VAT taxation matters for the Weatherford UK Group of companies. The role will be hands on with the preparation and review of returns or tax packs but also requires proactiveness in order to see the larger scale business agenda. You will need to ensure Weatherford UK are not only compliant with regulations but are ahead of the curve with legislation demands and changes.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Coordinates and manages the timely and accurate filing of all tax returns for Weatherford UK group prepared by third party consultants.
  • Oversees outsourced tax working paper preparation and manages any correction measures required with shared services function in India.
  • Review of RTA and TBBS in respect of UK tax returns for US GAAP purposes.
  • VAT processes within the Weatherford UK group.
  • Work with third party consultants to ensure RDEC claim is maximized and quickly monetized.
  • Managing the relationship with HMRC alongside educating the wider group on any tax legislative changes and associated impact.
  • Manage the response and resolution of tax enquires/audits.
  • Compliance with transfer pricing regulations and the preparation of transfer pricing documentation as required.
  • Tax support to the UK business.
  • Recommend process changes/additions in response to legislative developments. Support SAO.
  • Work with Western Europe Tax Manager on issues such as CCO, DPT, BRR+ and ad hoc international projects.


  • A bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business administration or related qualification from college or university.
  • Professional accreditation: ICAS/ACCA/CTA or similar.
  • Proven tax experience
  • Strong tax foundation with reporting and compliance experience
  • Strong communication skills
  • Can adapt to a fast-paced organization
  • Exercise initiative to improve accounting routines and financial reporting