Personal Tax Senior

Permanent / Full Time in Accounting

Job Description

Top 30 Firm of Chartered Accountants based in Central London looking for a tax senior to join their private client team

Top 30 Firm in Central London have a job vacancy for a tax senior to join their private client team. Long established and boasting clients varying in size and industry from individuals and partnerships to SMEs and multinational corporations.  This firm offer the full range of audit, accountancy, taxation and other business advisory services.

Joining a team of approximately 25 staff, you will have an interesting and varied portfolio of clients including a mix of high profile individuals, professional persons, partnerships, entrepreneurs, and non-UK domiciled clients. As well as the duties listed below, you will be supporting the partner in various ad-hoc projects.  

The duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing tax returns for review by the Manager
  • Liaising between clients and managers
  • Assisting with general private client issues and suggesting tax planning opportunities for clients within your portfolio
  • Communicating and corresponding with HMRC
  • Communicating with and answering queries from clients
  • Assisting with the training and supervision of more junior members of staff
  • Other ad-hoc duties in line with the role

You will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years’ personal tax experience within a practice environment
  • Accurate work, displaying initiative with minimal supervision
  • A proactive attitude
  • Successful work as a team member
  • An ability to work under pressure and to be able to prioritise
  • Good communication skills
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Good organisational skills
  • Good general knowledge of income tax, capital allowances, employment taxes, capital gains tax and benefits, and non-doms
  • A basic knowledge of capital gains tax, treatment of foreign income, capital allowances, tax credits, and inheritance tax

The successful candidate will already be ATT qualified and will have the option to further their study through the CTA qualification.  For more information on this opportunity or to apply, please get in touch.

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