Tax & Payroll Assistant (Full or Part-Time)

Reed Accountancy
18 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Reed Accountancy are partnering with an established firm based in Central Oxford, in the recruitment of a Tax and Payroll Assistant, to join them on a full or part-time basis, primarily assisting the Tax Manager and Payroll Supervisor, with their day to day duties. The split of work within this position is 80% Tax work and 20% Payroll initially. This opportunity will offer training and progression over the years ahead, and the chance to work with experienced Accountants and Partners, daily.

Main responsibilities will include supporting Managers in both Payroll & Tax, more information on which can be found below: 

Tax (80%) 
Supporting the preparation of private client Self-Assessment Tax Returns
Preparation of small accounts, including rental accounts to support the completion of complex tax returns
Liaising with clients and HMRC when relevant
Administration as required by Tax Manager or Directors

Payroll (20%)
Supporting the processing and submission of payroll information on behalf of a portfolio of clients
Liaising with clients regularly, answering queries regarding their payroll needs
Processing annual, quarterly and monthly payroll
Uploading auto enrolment information to pension providers
Administration surrounding the year end process and billing

Ideal candidates for this position will be ATT part or fully qualified, CTA part or fully qualified, or Qualified by Experience within an accounting practice. 

Experience of producing Self-Assessment Tax Returns is essential for this position, along with experience of liaising regularly with clients, with excellent customer service. You will have a strong attention to detail and be highly organised, and be prepared to report in to two Line Managers potentially. 

Experience of payroll is useful but not essential, as training will be required. 

This role is offered on a full or part-time basis and my client will be pleased to receive applications from candidates who can be flexible to a degree, but be able to commit to at least three days per week. 

If you would like to apply, please do not hesitate in applying today. For more information and to discuss further, please contact

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