Corporation Tax Senior

Pyramid Search and Selection
Guildford, Surrey
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen in Guildford for a Corporate Tax Senior to join the existing team and to provide compliance, support and tax advice to a portfolio of clients.

Our client is a top 20 firm of chartered accountants and business advisers and provide a full range of accounting and business advisory services to a range of businesses and individuals across the UK and overseas. They have offices based across the South of England and have turnover of over £30 million.

As a Corporation Tax Senior you cover tax computations, tax returns, research and advisory work.

Main Duties Key duties will include:

• Preparation of corporation tax computations and returns

• Taking an active lead on our compliance clients’ tax affairs by managing a portfolio of clients

• Providing support and training to the trainees in the team

• Preparation of basic tax advice for clients, including year-end planning

• Becoming involved with the day-to-day interactions with clients, for example attending meetings and the client’s site to discuss the company’s tax affairs

• Working directly with the Tax Director and Partners to provide a comprehensive tax offering to the firm’s clients

• Assisting others in the tax team and the office with any tax queries and providing support on advisory matters as required

• Developing client relationships to become the first point of contact for client queries

• Meeting new clients and helping to grow the tax services offered by the company

Skills and Experience:

• Qualified to at least ATT standard

• Have a solid tax background encompassing corporate tax issues or mixed tax

• An ability to manage a portfolio effectively and meet client expectations

• Team player and able to develop good relationships with clients and within the firm

• Ability to manage workload and time effectively and be a natural problem solver

• Self-motivation and positive attitude

• Ability to use initiative to assist clients without direct support

• Working knowledge of Alphatax desirable but not essential