Senior Trusts Consultant

Recruiter
SRM RECRUITMENT LIMITED
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client are looking for a Senior Consultant to manage a portfolio of UK Trust clients as part of our busy and growing Private Clients Team.

Key Responsibilities include:

- You will be responsible for preparing and reviewing accounts, trust tax returns, capital gains tax computations and other tax compliance work, and carring out general accountancy services, including:
- Maintaining accounting records
- Preparing control accounts and resolving problems arising from incomplete records
- Preparing VAT returns (if required)
- Preparing IHT returns for Estates and trusts, including exit and 10 year charges.
- Arranging payments of tax either directly or via the client.
- Agreeing liabilities or arranging for appeals.
- Drafting correspondence with H M Revenue & Customs (HMRC).

We will also consider potential candidates for Assistant Manager level based on experience.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills:

Essential
3 A-levels (grade A-C) or equivalent
GCSEs including B English and B Maths, or equivalent
Experience of preparing accounts and tax returns
Experience of managing a portfolio of clients and of reviewing other consultant's work
Good Knowledge of all types of UK trusts and trust taxation
Intermediate skills to make use of MS Office Suite

Desirable
2:1 Degree or higher, or equivalent
ATT or AAT qualified
STEP or CTA qualified
ACA/ACCA part qualified, qualified by experience
Experience of CCH Trust Accounts software