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REQ ID: 54062
JOB TITLE: Tax Analyst
SALARY: £35,000 - £42,000
POSTING END DATE: 14/05/2021
LOCATION: Coventry


Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.




An opportunity has opened up for a Tax Analyst to join our team reporting to the Compliance VAT Manager, you will work with the rest of the VAT Team, Tax Team, and wider business to help meet two of the main VAT objectives for JLR: 

  • Maintain adherence to VAT policy, process requirements, statutory documentation requirements and statutory VAT reporting obligations. Failure to do this exposes JLR to % penalties based on a c.£5 billion base risk. 
  • VAT refunds should be obtained where possible and in the shortest possible time.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Compilation of data of a variety of sources to complete VAT returns.
  • Data validation using additional information.
  • Proactive investigation of exception report items.
  • Building relationships with key data owners.
  • Supporting VAT recovery for the JLR Pension fund 
  • Compiling information and data to respond to internal and external VAT queries. 
  • All work must be done to hard timelines. 


  • Basic understanding of bookkeeping and experience using accounting systems.
  • Experience in a finance setting.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills.
  •  An individual who is resilient, energetic and enthusiastic, able to deliver results under pressure, whilst responding positively to challenges. 
  • Self-motivation, ability to think constructively with strong common sense.
  • Able to accept change positively. 
  • A good communicator who can communicate clearly.
  • An effective team player who supports the wider VAT & Tax team


  • Previous experience of VAT Accounting.
  • Understanding and use of SAP systems.
  • Finance; accounting; or tax qualifications




Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan and performance related bonus scheme. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

Jaguar Land Rover is committed to equal opportunity for all.







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