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Senior Accountant – Paris, France – 12 Month Contract

Nicholas Howard Limited are delighted to be recruiting for a new and exciting role as a Senior Accountant.

Role Description:

  • Responsible for local tax preparation and submission (Income tax, Customs declaration, Sales tax, VAT, Contribution on value added, Corporate taxes, annual tax returns, etc.).
  • Supervise tax audits performed by tax authorities.
  • In charge of specific declaration related to pharmaceutical industry.
  • Support for preparation of financial statements.
  • Work with business partners on tax forecast and strategic plan.
  • Identifying and answering complex domestic and international tax issues with global tax team or advisors/ lawyers.
  • Providing technical tax advice and develop tax optimisation.
  • Support for strategic state tax planning.
  • Prepare and monitor close calendar.
  • Reconciliation of tax accounts closing position at month end.
  • Analyse turnover and proceed with periodic declaration to local organism.
  • Monitor and evaluate impacts of tax law changes and adjusted processes and policies.
  • Regular presentation to team members on tax law changes.
  • Identify key controls, assess controls for design deficiencies, and update processes.
  • Implement new accounting policies and procedures.
  • Manage and lead on special projects and investigations, as needed.
  • Support in preparing annual accounts and preparing details for the auditors.
  • Periodical balance sheet and P&L review with Financial Controller France.
  • Responsible for calculation and follow-up on differed taxes.
  • Administrative tasks for financial department.

To be considered for this position please apply below.