Mixed Tax Director - Leading Independent Firm

AJ Chambers
City Of London, London
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

AJ Chambers Tax Specialists have taken instruction from a leading independent firm with offices located walking distance from Liverpool Street who are looking for a Tax Director with expertise across both private client and corporate tax to join their successful team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant firm at a leadership level, with real scope to progress and influence the firm’s future.

The Role

Responsibilities will include;

  • Providing technical support and expertise on all tax areas
  • Working with Partner to provide innovative solutions to tax issues raised by clients
  • Providing support knowledge to colleagues in advising clients on tax issues
  • Reviewing corporation tax computations
  • Preparing complex partnership and personal tax returns, capital allowance computations and capital gains tax computations
  • Corresponding with clients and HMRC
  • Developing strong client relationships and liaising regularly with clients
  • Planning, preparing and delivering monthly training sessions to colleagues
  • Presenting at marketing tax seminars to existing and potential clients

The Candidate

You will be an experienced professional, with broad exposure to corporate, private and business tax matters affecting OMBs and HNWIs. The firm are looking for a strong team player with a flair for leadership and a gift for developing business and relationships with new and existing clients.

  • ACA/ ACCA and CTA qualified
  • Extensive mixed tax experience (10 years plus) gained within reputable accountancy practices
  • Extensive technical tax knowledge, to include: Corporate tax planning and strategy, transfer pricing, research and development tax relief, tax on transactions including tax due diligence, capital allowances, EMI and EIS, seed EIS, tax valuations, business structuring, IHT planning, residency and non-domicile rules, dealing with complex enquiries including tribunals, capital gains tax, SDLT, VAT, property taxes
  • Strong IT skills including knowledge of Alphatax, CCH, MS Office
  • First rate communication and team working skills
  • A professional, client focused attitude
  • Problem solving and analysis skills

For further information about this Mixed Tax Director role, please apply directly or contact Nicholas Peer at AJ Chambers