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Tax Accountant

Terex Corporation

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Job Title: Tax Accountant

Department: Global Business Services (GBS)

Job ID: 6064

Job Type: Fulltime Permanent

Job Location: Lurgan, Northern Ireland

Working Hours: 37.75 hours per week

Position Overview

The GBS Business Tax Team provides VAT and tax accounting support to multiple Terex entities. Working alongside the Business Tax Manager, the Tax Accountant will be responsible for ensuring the effective management of the VAT related balance sheet accounts as well as gaining experience in indirect tax compliance. Due to the large volumes of data, strong analytical skills are essential.


- Management of the Indirect Tax Receivable Balances for all Terex companies supported by the GBS Business Tax team.

- Completion of the month-end VAT account reconciliations and posting of associated journals.

- Management of year-end statutory audit.

- Management of tax authority audit and queries.

- Support with quarterly VAT cash-flow and balance sheet forecasting.

- Support of month-end close activities where appropriate.

- Support with quarterly corporate tax provision workbooks.

- Setting-up new EU VAT registrations.

- Indirect tax compliance support.

- Ensuring the reconciliation of submitted VAT returns to the general ledger.

- Supporting internal audit and annual Senior Accounting Officer review.

- Responding to queries within GBS and the wider business.

- Drive continuous improvement within the team by reviewing current compliance processes with a view to improve efficiency while maintaining data integrity.

- Ad-hoc project support where required.

Minimum Required Qualifications

- Qualified Accountant.

- Strong MS Office skills, particularly MS Excel.

Desirable Criteria

- CTA Qualification

- UK & European VAT Experience.

- Experience of working with large volumes of financial data.


- Unquestionable ethics and integrity with a high degree of transparency and trust.

- Strong personal work ethic.

- Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

- Clear and effective oral and written communication skills.

- Works well as a team member, actively listens and is responsive to others.

- Relentless in achieving results in a dynamic, changing, and demanding environment.


- Ability to travel occasionally to meet business objectives.

Must be a team player able to demonstrate strong customer focus with the energy, drive and commitment to successfully work through any and all issues and objectives related to this role and that of the overall team.

Must be a team player able to demonstrate strong customer focus with the energy, drive and commitment to successfully work through any and all issues and objectives related to this role and that of the overall team.

All applicants must demonstrate through their application form, how they meet the criteria for the position applied for.

The Company offers competitive salaries, advancement opportunities, and a full range of benefits.

Closing date for completed applications will be 12.00noon on Wednesday 5th of February 2020

Terex is an equal opportunity employer and appointments are based on merit. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of our community.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V
It is the policy of Terex to attract and retain the best qualified employees. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to the most qualified internal and external candidates based on work-related factors and to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Terex will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Terex will provide reasonable accommodations when requested to enable completion of the on-line employment inquiry form, or, if desired, an alternative method of inquiry. If you need reasonable accommodation, please email GlobalTalentAcquisitions@terex.com for assistance.

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