Tax Assistant

Elevation Recruitment Group
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Elevation Recruitment Group are currently recruiting on behalf of a leading business based in Sheffield city centre for a Tax Assistant on a 12 month contract basis. This opportunity would be ideal for a professional individual who is looking to develop a successful career within Tax. The company are looking to heavily invest in the successful applicant through providing opportunities and autonomy to the individual with a view to enhancing their skills.

The Central Tax Team are responsible for providing strategic tax advice, implementing tax policies, managing tax risk and ensuring / monitoring adherence to tax compliance obligations across International.

Tax Assistant Duties & Responsibilities:

*Preparing the income tax computation
*Preparing and submit the UK corporation tax computations
*Preparing tax notes for inclusion in UK corporate accounts
*Calculating corporation tax payments
*Preparing and submitting CT61 documents to HMRC
*Maintaining comprehensive records
*Developing relationships with the management accounts team

The successful candidate will require the following:

*Have knowledge of UK tax practices and legislation or know where to access the required advice
*Have excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
*Work alongside more senior colleagues
*Be a self-starter, who is able to work on their own initiative as well as being part of a team
*Be able to balance a high volume of work and deliver consistently high quality work under pressure
*Take the initiative to identify new opportunities and challenge established ways of doing things
*Be able to build and maintain strong relationships across all levels within the organisation
*Demonstrate a flexible and collaborative personal working style
*Be comfortable multi-tasking and working to conflicting timescales and multiple priorities in a robust and fast-paced environment
*Have the interpersonal skills to work as part of a larger team to deliver seamless services to the partnership
*Be required to continue studies in tax, e.g. ATT or CTA
*be working towards an accounting qualification

This is an ideal opportunity to join a prestigious firm in a convenient Sheffield location.

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