Tax Assistant - Top 50 Firm - Norwich

AJ Chambers
08 Apr 2017
08 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

AJ Chambers are currently working with a Top 50 Firm of Chartered Accountants to recruit a Tax Assistant for their Norwich office. They are looking for a bright candidate with a good academic record and some accounting experience who is keen to start a career in a tax within a professional environment.

The Role

You will join the firm’s Business and Private Department, assisting in preparing tax returns and supporting portfolio holders within the Personal Tax team.

Responsibilities will include;

  • Assisting in preparation of tax returns and computations using information provided by clients, including preparation of rental income accounts and other associated tasks
  • Drafting CGT computations for senior review
  • Preparing other HMRC forms for senior review, including tax elections, and amending PAYE tax codes
  • Liaising with HMRC and other bodies
  • Maintaining understanding of tax clients
  • Building awareness of the firm’s products and identifying opportunities to sell products to clients
  • Involvement in marketing and business development as necessary.
  • Attending training courses as necessary to develop technical and personal skills

The Candidate

  • Good academic background
  • Previous accountancy experience
  • Strong IT skills, including good Excel skills
  • Methodical, accurate and able to work well as a member of a team. Good prioritisation and organisational skills
  • Professional and comfortable liaising with clients on a day to day basis
  • Positive attitude towards training towards a career within accountancy
  • Good problem solving skills

To find out more about this Tax Assistant role, please apply directly or contact Nicholas Peer at AJ Chambers.