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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Overview

London, England
10000+ employees
2005
Government
National Agencies
£500 million to £1 billion (GBP) per year
We are one of the country’s largest employers, with almost 60,000 people working across the UK. Here, you could be helping customers with their tax queries, designing cutting edge digital services, tracking down international tax avoiders, or making sure trade flows ... Read more

Mission: People person. Problem solver. Innovator.

Here at HMRC we’re all motivated by the same goal - getting tax right, for everyone.

We help people pay their tax and claim financial support, and make it hard for the dishonest ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Are you looking for a role in Finance that will stretch your skills and offer challenges for forward thinking and innovative ideas?

    This is an exciting time for HMRC as we head towards delivering increased effectiveness of digital services, new strategies for improved services and IT capability for all.

    Corporate Finance fulfils a vital role at the heart of HMRC. We are responsible for ensuring that HMRC plans and manages its performance, makes good decisions and is held to account on accurate financial and performance data. Our activity helps HMRC account excellently for everything HMRC does.

    Corporate Treasury are HMRC’s Payment Process Owners, setting and delivering the critical elements of HMRCs payment strategy, developing and implementing standardised HMRC payment processes for all Heads of Duty and regimes.

    Dealing with external and internal customer correspondence, telephone calls, forms and electronic enquiries on payment related matters.

    To apply, please visit Civil Service Jobs: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQob6

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  • Are you looking for an exciting, innovative way to develop your career and learn new skills?

    If so, HMRC’s award-winning Surge and Rapid Response Team (SRRT) are looking for positive, flexible, and highly motivated apprentices, 16 years of age or over (there is no upper age limit).

    Perhaps you’re a school or college leaver with the ambition to travel, meet new people, and undertake fruitful, experience-earning opportunities? Or maybe you’re experienced, but looking to progress your un-tapped abilities and potential, and forge a fresh career, with the capacity to progress within a large, transformative organisation?

    Whatever your background, we’re in search of motivated, driven and ambitious individuals.

    This role will involve regular travel and overnight stays, potentially at short notice, sometimes for as long as 3 months – although you will, of course, have time off to return home - and may include roles working unsociable hours. When deployed away, your travel and accommodation will be paid for.

    To apply, please visit Civil Service Jobs: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQoVu

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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs – Why Work For Us?


Whatever your role, you’ll be amongst people with an incredible range of skills and experience. Our strength as an organisation is in our diverse people, ideas and backgrounds, and the inclusive working culture that brings us together.

But it’s not just what we do, it’s how we do it. Almost everyone comes into contact with us at some point. This makes customer service central to everything we do. In fact our work is as much about people as it is about money.

Find the latest HMRC opportunities at Civil Service Jobs

Where will your career take you? Find out more here HMRC Careers


We are responsible for:

  • Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Inheritance Tax, Insurance
  • Premium Tax, Stamp, Land and Petroleum Revenue Taxes
  • Environmental taxes
  • climate change and aggregates levy and landfill tax
  • Value Added Tax (VAT), including import VAT
  • Customs duty
  • Excise duties
  • Trade Statistics
  • National Insurance
  • Tax Credits
  • Child Benefit
  • enforcement of the National Minimum Wage
  • recovery of Student Loan repayments

Our strength as an organisation is in our diverse people, ideas and backgrounds, and the inclusive working culture that brings us together.

Our work to improve gender equality has been recognised at the Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards August 2018. We were shortlisted as one of the three finalists and we won for our work to advance gender inclusion in our high potential talent schemes for colleagues. Read more here.

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    My department was friendly and the management very approachable. Progression opportunity.

    Cons

    Work was often repetitive. Some office politics in other departments - but that's the same everywhere.

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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Interviews

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    Interview started with some brief experience questions then I had to do a scenario based presentation, then lots of competency based - overall the whole process last about an hour.

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Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs Awards & Accolades

  • Responsible Business for Gender Equality Award, Business in the Community, 2018
  • The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2018, The Times, 2018

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