Private Client Tax Executive

AJ Chambers
London (Greater)
£25k - £32k pa
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A Top 10 Firm are looking for a Private Client Tax Executive to join their Private Client Tax Department based in London. This role offers benefits including a season ticket loan, childcare vouchers and private medical insurance, working in an office in London close to plenty of entertainment the City has to offer.

The Private Client Tax Department deals with tax planning and compliance for individuals and their related structures. Reporting to senior members of the department, you will be assisting in all day to day aspects of the compliance function.

Your core responsibilities are:

* Manage all aspects of tax compliance for a limited number of straightforward clients
* Calculate tax liabilities and ensure that tax payments are correct and made on time
* Maintain an up to date client status schedule
* Monitor WIP, prepare fee proposals for consideration by partners/managers, and chase debts
* Assist in dealing with HMRC correspondence with regards to client queries
* Liaise with senior team members to communicate progress of work
* Develop an awareness of UK taxation and accounting matters, including accounting standards and double entry book-keeping
* Assist with general administrative duties
* Undertake work on client assignments with close supervision on more complex activities

In addition, you must comply with the firm's policies at all times, record time accurately using the Practice Management System, and be aware of the firm's risk management and practice assurance procedures.

Skills required for this role:

* May be studying towards a professional qualification such as ACA/ACCA/CIMA or possess commensurate professional experience
* Basic technical and analytical skills
* Competent using MS Office, Word and Excel

* Team worker / people management skills
* Good communication and presentation skills
* Strong organisational and time management skills
* Proven planning and prioritising skills
* Able to meet deadlines, multi task and work under pressure with accuracy and focus

To apply for this Private Client Tax Executive role, please apply directly or contact Hannah Patmore at AJ Chambers.