Corporate Tax Assistant

Recruiter
Rec Sense Recruitment
Location
Bury St Edmunds
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
02 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
CORPORATE TAX ASSISTANT - Study Support - Bury St. Edmunds - c.£25-35k DOE

Job description

Reporting to: Manager

Overall job purpose

To assist the tax team in providing efficient and effective tax services to a range of clients, while promoting the firm at all times.

Responsibilities:

• Assist in the preparation of corporate tax returns and tax accounting for tax compliance services.

• To treat client staff with respect and courtesy, and to practice the principles of excellent client service at all times.

• To ensure tax quality at all times by adhering to the firm’s quality standards.

• Carry out duties assigned by the associate or manager efficiently, thoroughly and in accordance with the firms’ tax procedures.

• Assist in the preparation of tax returns for tax compliance services.

• Maintain contact with the associate or manager ensuring he/she is fully informed of issues arising from the work undertaken.

• To ensure that review points raised on the work by managers and associates are cleared promptly.

• To record time spent on each client’s affairs using relevant computer software.

• If studying, achieve passes in all exams within the time parameters given.

• If studying, achieve passes in the professional exams at first attempt.

• Attend staff meetings and training as required.

• Maintain an awareness and observation of Health and Safety issues within the Firm, and report any concerns to the Health and Safety Representative.

* Carry out any other duties as are within the scope, spirit and purpose of the job, the title of the role and its grading, as requested by the line manager, Head of Department or any partner.

Personal and professional qualities

The role requires:

Essential

• A minimum of a B in Maths and English at GCSE level (or equivalent)

• At least 2 strong A-levels (grade B+) or equivalent

• Working towards a relevant professional qualification such as ATT, CTA, ACA Desirable

• At least one years’ experience working within a corporate tax department.

• Work experience gained in a client or customer facing environment would be advantageous.

• Experience gained in accounting, tax or financial services would be a distinct advantage.

CORPORATE TAX ASSISTANT - Study Support - Bury St. Edmunds - c.£25-35k DOE

CORPORATE TAX ASSISTANT - Study Support - Bury St. Edmunds - c.£25-35k DOE

CORPORATE TAX ASSISTANT - Study Support - Bury St. Edmunds - c.£25-35k DOE

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