Tax Trainee - Practice

Robert Half
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
11 Mar 2018
14 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for a Tax Trainee for Public Practice based in Cardiff on a permanent basis.

Job description: Tax Trainee ATT
Department: Tax
Part/Full time within standard hours, with availability to work overtime during peak tax filing periods

The Role
To position will allow you to develop skills which will enable you to play a critical role in assisting senior
staff to deliver tax returns and associated documents to our clients to meet tax filing and other business

  • Assisting with the establishment and growth of the firm's digital tax services for smaller business clients and personal tax clients
  • Providing support to the tax department
  • Deliver basic tax planning services to individuals and smaller businesses
  • Deliver tax compliance and reporting services
  • Development of skills in preparation of self assessment income and capital gains tax returns, liaison with clients and HMRC, fee quotation to billing the work, and in due course proactively offering basic tax planning ideas and solutions for private clients, written and verbal, and holding client meetings
  • Willingness to assist the tax department generally, within the individual's expertise, with personal tax returns, particularly leading up to the January 31 deadline
  • Assistance with ad hoc tax related projects for clients and referrers, including preparation of tax estimates, preparation of spreadsheet calculations, and basic research to support ad hoc tax compliance or advisory assignments
  • Collaborating with team members and management to ensure appropriate planning for incoming work
  • Ensuring quality work through effective execution of the firm's procedures; checking your work for quality, accuracy, and alignment with client requests
  • Ad hoc assistance with other internal administrative matters generally of the firm and as may be reasonably required in conjunction with the above matters

  • Qualifications required: Good G.C.S.E. or A Level results. Some experience of working in a professional accountancy practice is desirable
  • Preferably coming to the end of your AAT studies with some experience or an interest in Tax


My client are a well established practice in Cardiff with a great reputation as an environment for quality training and development. With plans to grow and in future, increase the number of partners within the firm from internal candidates.

Salary & Benefits
  • £16,000
  • Professional tax training costs will be supported - books, revision course and study time with job related
    work experience

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

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