Company: Raeburn Recruitment
Skills: Accounting
Education: Associates/2 yr Degree/Diploma
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Located in region: Europe      

Raeburn have a new requirement for a Tax Accountant to be based in Aberdeen city centre in a permanent position with a large Oil and Gas Service company.

Only those with the Right to Work in the UK should apply. Raeburn do not have the ability to provide visa sponsorship, therefore current valid ability to work in the UK is required.

The Tax Accountant will be responsible for tax compliance and providing advice and support to the business.

Job Specific Duties:
Preparing EPS UK companies tax returns, ensuring consistent high quality delivery of corporation tax computations
Preparing and reviewing divisional tax reporting packs and accounting and statutory accounts tax disclosures
Conducting VAT return review and support finance with the preparation of the VAT return
Supporting and reviewing intrastat returns and EC sales lists, management of deferment duty account
Overviewing compliance in non UK jurisdictions (assurance)
Supporting Senior Tax and Treasury Accountant with ensuring EPS comply with global transfer pricing policies and supply requested information
Research and Development - work with Senior Tax and Treasury Accountant to optimise EPSs R+D position, assisting with the collation of information from operations and finance
Advising the business on the correct treatment of VAT for both sales and purchases.
Ensuring Vat Control sheets are completed for all material contracts

A professional qualification in accounting or tax, ICAS/ACCA/CTA/ATT with good general UK tax knowledge.
Post-qualifying experience within the profession or industry (UK and international), preferably with oil services corporate experience.
Applicants will have financial reporting accounting experience in addition to experience in preparing corporation tax computations.
Working knowledge of VAT is advantageous.

Established in 1981, Raeburn has more than 34 years’ experience supporting our clients in the UK and international Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical Industries.




Raeburn is built upon a solid foundation of experience and genuine hands on appreciation of our client’s project and operational developments - from the very first generation of UKCS offshore platforms to onshore refineries, tension leg platforms, pipeline and subsea completions, deep water projects, FPSO developments and de-commissioning projects, Raeburn have effectively supported our clients at all stages of their UKCS and international upstream and downstream projects and operational requirements with qualified and experienced multi-disciplined personnel.




Our combined knowledge of worldwide Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical projects both onshore and offshore, operations and standards, our unmatched professional technical and commercial recruitment experience, pay-rolling services, access to one of the world’s largest Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical specific databases, and our proven experience in the fields of international Visa, Work Permits, Payroll and Taxation management, ensures that Raeburn are best placed to support our clients with their recruitment needs, and provide support and advice on industry related matters.




Raeburn are fully committed to supporting our clients with all their recruitment and on-boarding requirements, and have the scalable structure, experience and dedication to provide a high quality, unrivalled and professional services enhancing efficiency and adding value to our clients’ businesses.




Raeburn have an outstanding track record of delivery for the Oil & Gas & Petro-Chemical industry’s major operators, service companies and contractors at all stages of their developments both in the UK and internationally. We are aware of the ever changing recruitment market and the need to ensure we are pro-active in the delivery of recruitment services provided to our clients, specifically in terms of legislation, technology and contractual demands.




Raeburn’s growing success is built upon our knowledge and expertise within the Oil & Gas and Petro-Chemical industries delivering the very highest of standards and reliability in sourcing the very best talent available in the market. Raeburn’s management and our teams of dedicated recruitment professionals are committed entirely to delivery and support for our clients now and in the future.