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UK Tax Accounts Assistant

Requisition ID:  118812
Business Unit:  Meggitt Aerospace Central (1428)

Coventry, COV, United Kingdom, CV7 9JU

We are a global leader in the research, design, integration, manufacture, certification, and lifetime service of flight control, hydraulic, fuel and inerting, fluid conveyance, thermal management, lubrication, and pneumatic systems and components for aerospace and other high-technology markets. We supports the world’s aircraft and aero engine manufacturers, providing a century of experience and innovation for commercial and military aircraft. 


Joining our team means you’re helping to deliver our purpose of ‘Enabling Engineering Breakthroughs that Lead to a Better Tomorrow. A career at Parker Meggitt offers boundless potential for professional and personal growth. You will work alongside the brightest minds in the world, help develop innovative technology and products, and contribute to our company’s goal of solving the world’s greatest engineering challenges.


We have succeeded in employing the top talent in the industry by focusing our hiring efforts on the individual, not the job description. If you are an inquisitive thinker with great ideas and a desire to succeed, we will find the perfect spot for you on our team.

Role Summary

The UK Tax Accounts Assistant role assists with management and control of corporation tax procedures, compliance and tax disclosures for all UK entities.  Requiring excellent tax technical ability, project management skills and a robust "can do" attitude.  Preparation, review and submission of corporate tax returns.

Core Responsibilities

  • Assistance with Collection, interrogation and consolidation of detailed tax packages and related information from site teams
  • Liaising with site teams on tax-related matters as required
  • Assistance with preparation of UK entity tax computations and returns
  • Assistance with submission of UK entity tax computations and returns post-approval
  • Administration, maintenance and update of tax compliance procedures/SOPs
  • Ad hoc assistance as required to the Assistant UK Tax Manager and UK Financial Reporting & Tax Compliance manager
  • Coordination of routine queries on UK indirect taxes

Skills, Experience & Capabilities

  • ACA/ACCA and/or CTA part-qualified
  • Knowledge and experience of Corporation Tax and Indirect Taxes.
  • Relevant tax experience in Big 4/leading Mid-Tier and/or large corporate
  • Good awareness of all taxes
  • Good communication (written and verbal) skills with the ability to convey complex issues to management as appropriate
  • Self-starter and ability to constructively challenge
  • Broad experience of finance and tax technology desirable
  • Good project management skills

Parker Meggitt are an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to developing an inclusive and diverse working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and beliefs define who we are as a business. We strongly believe that building a culture of respect and appreciation, will give everyone the opportunity to recognise their full potential.

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