Private Client Tax Manager

Clark Wood
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Clark Wood is a specialist Recruitment Consultancy operating throughout the United Kingdom within the Public Practice Accountancy & Tax sectors. Our core client base consists of Accountancy Practices ranging from Big 4, Top 10 & Mid-Tier firms through to independent regional firms and sole traders.

Private Client Tax Manager
Central London
£50,000 - £70,000

Tax Specialists Clark Wood are working with a leading mid-tier firm who through organic growth are seeking a Private Client Tax Manager to join their team.

The role will deal with all aspects of tax compliance and advisory work for a complex portfolio of clients, delegating to junior staff where appropriate, and monitor their work and provide support and assistance as necessary.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Begin to act as main point of contact for clients
Prepare and submit tax returns of greater complexity
Understand client needs and communicate with them in layman's terms
Calculate tax liabilities and ensure tax payments are correct and made on time
Maintain an up to date client status schedule
Review tax returns completed by others
Monitor WIP levels, prepare fee proposals for consideration by partners/managers, and chase debts
Deal with HMRC and client correspondence and deal with queries as appropriate, including some advisory work
Being proactive and researching information/conducting searches as required
Keep up to date with changes in legislation
Assist senior team members to achieve overall strategy for each case and keep them fully informed of the progress
Keep partners / managers informed on cases as appropriate
Maximise cross selling opportunities with Private Client Services and the wider firm


ATT/CTA/ACA/ACCA or qualified by experience
Experience of managing their own portfolio of clients

For further information on this role please contact Ed Taylor at Clark Wood

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