Tax Manager

AJ Chambers
Southend-on-Sea, Essex
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you interested in working with a resourceful, dynamic and professional firm of accountants based in Southend-on-Sea, Essex?

Set against succession planning and growth, there is a pertinent requirement for a Tax Senior/Manager to join the firm. They are looking for a business-orientated practice Accountant who is able to successfully win new Client work, take ownership of their portfolio and manage Client projects.

  • Partnership possibilities exist within the firm.

This is a rare opportunity to join a growing, progressive and commercially-orientated Accountancy practice, with the incentive of becoming a future leader within the firm.

A progressive mid-size Accountancy firm, providing professional services to small to medium enterprises across London and the South East. The firm provides a broad spectrum of accountancy services tailored to individual Clients from varying industries. The firm has also secured a valuable reputation amongst its Clients for its commercial finance expertise.

Since the earliest days of its inception, providing it Clients with a first rate service has been at the heart of what the firm does. With a dedicated team of advisers, all of a professionally high standard, who understand their Clients’ businesses and give a tailored service, the team is flexible, down to earth and dedicated to building and developing effective working relationships.

Whilst consolidating upon its traditional strengths, the firm has been focussed on developing their links within the fast-moving, dynamic and evolving media and technology markets.

Candidate Specification

The firm is ideally seeking to hire a Tax Specialist with the following attributes, experience and background:

  • As part of succession planning, an Accountant with a focus on Tax would be actively encouraged to develop and ultimately lead the Tax Practice.

  • The successful Candidate may be seeking to join from another firm in order to achieve greater autonomy and faster progression or from a 'stand-alone’ Practice, seeking to benefit from the firms network and infrastructure.

  • The individual would clearly have a demonstrable determination to build a Practice, matching the commercial ethos and ambitions of the firms Partner base.

  • Able to successfully win new Client work and manage Client projects.

  • Able to communicate well with internal Partner stakeholders and other staff members.

Skills and Experiences

  • Operating successfully within a small to medium sized firm of accountants - local firm / Top 20 - 60 / sole trader.

  • Technical excellence a 'must’ (implicit) but may come in the form of many different types of functional expertise, generalist or specialty.

Style and Characteristics

The successful Candidate will be a motivated individual keen to advance their career in a client-centered firm, where professional and personal skills will be valued.

For further information on this role, please apply direct or contact Darren Buckley at AJ Chambers