Move from Audit to Business Tax

Recruiter
Reed Finance
Location
City of London
Salary
44000.0000
Posted
10 Jul 2017
Closes
09 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An excellent opportunity for a newly qualified Tax professional to join this leading Top 10 firm in their Business Tax area.

The firm are keen to hear from Qualified Auditors that are looking to transition into Business Tax

The role will incorporate the following responsibilities:
• Prepare/review:
 corporation tax computations at provision and final stage
 corporation, partnership and overseas landlord tax returns
 drafting tax disclosures notes and preparing deferred tax computations for inclusion in the financial statements
• Review relevant aspects of draft financial statements at the provisional stage; consider tax matters arising from the financial statements, such as transfer pricing issues
• Deal with HMRC correspondence including reviewing/preparing letters for review
• Build and maintain good working relationships with clients and colleagues within the firm
• Responsible for all other aspects of internal finance management compliance for own portfolio of clients, including initiation of payment advice letters and review of WIP and preparation of fee proposals; assist with debt collection
• Communicating with clients to obtain relevant information or to resolve queries, dealing with Know your Client and other compliance matters etc
• Update Alphatax on a regular basis
• Ensure deadlines are met and issues or difficulties that arise are brought to the attention of the senior team members; liaise with senior team members to regularly communicate progress of work
• Develop knowledge of UK and other taxation matters; develop an ability to carry out research and problem solve by using HMRC manuals, tax legislation and other material in addition to seeking advice from more senior members of the department
• Delegate work to more junior members of staff as appropriate and provide direction and support in respect of all aspects of consultancy and compliance work

To be considered, you will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
• Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA or equivalent) or qualified tax advisor (CTA) or commensurate professional experience
• Competent with Microsoft Office computer applications
• Good communication and presentation skills
• Strong organisational and time management skills
• Able to influence internal / external clients and colleagues
• Proven planning and prioritising skills
• Able to work under pressure with accuracy and focus
• Able to demonstrate problem solving skills
• Keen to add value to our clients’ businesses
• Self-motivated and able to apply relevant skills to new scenarios

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business