Graduate Trainee Tax

Type: Graduate

University Services

Finance Office

Graduate Trainee Tax

Vacancy Reference: 148090

Salary: UofG Grade 4, £22,681 – £25,138 per annum.

This post is full time (35 hours p/w) and fixed term for up to 36 months.

The University of Glasgow has been changing the world for more than 573 years, and today we are one of the world’s top 100 universities. We are delighted to have recently been awarded Scottish University of the Year by the Times & Sunday Times Good University Guide 2024, demonstrating that we are not only one of the best universities in the United Kingdom, but one of the best universities for the world. Our people have always been at the forefront of innovation, and our past achievements inspire our current world changers.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate Trainee Tax to join the University’s Finance Office.

This job description covers the first-year placement for the Finance Graduate Trainee Tax, on your journey to become a fully qualified tax professional in the education/charity sector.

The main purpose of the role will be to work in the Tax team which is responsible for preparing and submitting all local and international tax returns for the University and its subsidiaries and managing the tax administration for all imports and exports to the University.

You will also have the opportunity to gain a range of other valuable work experience supporting Financial Reporting, Financial Control, Treasury, and Insurance teams who work closely with the Tax team.

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Closing Date: 4 July 2024

As part of Team UofG you will be a member of a world changing, inclusive community, which values ambition, excellence, integrity and curiosity.

As a valued member of our team, you can expect:

1 A warm welcoming and engaging organisational culture, where your talents are developed and nurtured, and success is celebrated and shared.

2 An excellent employment package with generous terms and conditions including 41 days of leave for full time staff, pension – pensions handbook, benefits and discount packages.

3 A flexible approach to working.

4 A commitment to support your health and wellbeing

We believe that we can only reach our full potential through the talents of all. Equality, diversity and inclusion are at the heart of our values. Applications are particularly welcome from across our communities and in particular people from the Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) community, and other protected characteristics who are under-represented within the University. Read more on how the University promotes and embeds all aspects of equality and diversity within our community

We endorse the principles of Athena Swan and hold bronze, silver and gold awards across the University.

We are investing in our organisation, and we will invest in you too. Please visit our website for more information.

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