Corporation Tax Senior

Recruiter
Pyramid Search and Selection
Location
Guildford, Surrey
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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