vacancy

Tax Specialist (1264)

Ref: 1264
  • Flexible Working Hours surrounding 09:00-16:00
  • Training bonuses

Our client, a successful Chartered Accountancy and Business Advisory firm, is looking for a Tax Specialist to join their Newton Abbot team. Within this role you will be responsible for providing the firm with all necessary Tax support. This includes assisting with a wide variety of ad hoc Tax queries, advisory work as well as Corporate and Personal Tax compliance for a variety of clients, delivering efficient management of client tax returns and correspondence with the client and HMRC where appropriate

Tax Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Review of Tax Returns for individuals, trusts and partnerships as well as Corporate Tax Returns 
  • Preparation of correspondence for submission to client and HRMC, directly liaising with both parties throughout. 
  • Provide Tax compliance and advisory services for a wide range of clients 
  • Comply with internal policies and procedures, ethical standards and regulatory requirements
  • Manage a 300+ client portfolio
  • Probate Work
  • Dealing with pure Tax PNC’s (potentially new clients)

Tax Specialist Requirements:

  • ATT qualified or equivalent with 5 years’ experience
  • Probate qualification desirable but not required 
  • Knowledge of accounting software such as Sage, QuickBooks, or Xero – desirable but not essential
  • Tax software such as CCH or similar essential Ability to show initiative and work within a team.  
  • Ability to build good client relationships
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills that enable you to build rapport with people at various levels

Company Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (total of 32 days per year) for non trainees
  • Flexible hours scheme available around the core hours of 9.00 – 4.00
  • 1 day home working (dependent on role)
  • Payment of 1 professional subscription per year
  • Full funded training qualifications (time and cost)
  • Training bonuses for AAT, ACA and ACCA students
  • Bonus payment for referring clients and staff
  • Eye test costs paid for
  • Enhanced maternity pay (based on tenure)
  • Parking permit salary sacrifice
  • A social and professional network including local and firm wide events
  • Dress down Friday
  • Wellbeing Team

If you feel you have the right experience and attributes to be a Legal Assistant, please send us your application. 

Recruitment Consultant: Joanne Howell

REF: 9054