Mixed Tax Manager Predominantly Personal Tax

Michael Page Finance
Swanley, Kent
11 Jun 2017
11 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting and challenging role for a Personal Tax Manager has arisen in a Leading Accountancy Practice, involving a good mix of technically challenging advisory work alongside the management of a demanding portfolio. The role will be vital in the firm's tax department, managing tax compliance, supporting the tax consulting and tax marketing activities of the firm.

Client Details

Our Client is a Leading Accountancy Practice, based in North Kent near Swanley and Orpington. They have a fantastic reputation and are focused on the demands of the business and commercial environment of their clients. Providing value added, contemporary advice, the firm treats each client as an individual and tailor their recommendations accordingly.They're protective of their record, and proud that their clients typically have a long and established relationship with them.

They are renowned for the extremely high technical competency of their staff and take great pride in the low turn over of personnel.

They see this as a fantastic opportunity for a highly competent Tax Manager to join their team as a Manager and progress to Partner. They are also offering a great remuneration package.


A Personal Tax Manager in this North Kent based Accountancy Practice, you will have a very challenging yet rewarding role, with a strong mixture of both advisory and compliance work, and personal and corporation tax. The role will entail the following;

A key role in the firm's tax department managing the personal tax and corporation tax compliance, supporting the tax consulting and tax marketing activities of the firm

Exposure to varied and challenging tax issues on clients across a range of private client issues

The opportunity to develop tax technical skills and to build a role around the individual's strengths

Experience of managing a client portfolio, including all aspects of the service, including managing client relationships, reviewing of subordinates' work and WIP/BIlling Management

Experience of managing a private client tax team including recruitment, appraisals, training and supporting team members' career development

Involvement with identifying planning opportunities from existing and potential clients

Involvement with the development of the Personal Tax Compliance Process

The provision of internal tax technical support to partners, tax team members and other personnel.

Supporting marketing initiatives for the firm, for example by identifying marketing opportunities, writing tax articles and internal technical updates

Working on Non-Domicile Clients, Partnerships, Trusts, Company Directors, International Tax matters amongst other things, dependent on experience


To successfully become a Tax Manager with this leading practice, you will need to be able to demonstrate the following;

ATT /CTA/ACA Qualified

A strong Academic Background

An established track record since qualifying

Strong working experience in Taxation

Ability to manage conflicting demands

Strong written and verbal skills

Responsible and flexible attitude towards work

Job Offer

A competitive package in the region of £45,000- £55,000, dependent on experience

Opportunity to work in a firm with an excellent reputation for the technical skills of its staff

Opportunity to work within a firm with an extremely low turnover of staff that values succession planning and career development with scope to become a Partner

A competitive Pension

Free parking

A generous holiday allowance