Trainee Tax Assistant - Entry Level

Nottingham, UK
28 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Trainee Tax Assistant - Entry Level
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

The Company

Our client is an expanding Top 20 accountancy practice with offices across the UK and internationally. They are now seeking a Trainee Tax Assistant to join their Tax Department in Nottingham.

The Tax Department provides a wide range of tax compliance and advisory support to a diverse portfolio of businesses and individuals.

The Benefits

- Entry level salary
- Pension scheme arrangements
- Private medical insurance and dental cover at discounted rates
- 28 days' holiday (including Bank Holidays)
- Discretionary Christmas shutdown (not counted as part of holiday entitlement)
- Opportunities to experience other areas of tax as you develop
- The ability to purchase extra days leave
- Subsidised corporate gym membership
- Life assurance (4x salary)
- Season ticket loan (for travel)
- Enhanced maternity & paternity pay

If you're an enthusiastic individual looking to break into the tax industry, this is a fantastic opportunity to kick start your career with a top 20 practice.

As well as continued on the job learning and mentoring, you'll be supported to attain professional qualifications, enabling you to fulfil your potential and build a rewarding career.

This role represents a superb opportunity to gain experience in practice and professional qualifications as opposed to following a formal higher education route.

The Role

As a Trainee Tax Assistant, once you have been brought up to speed on tax and in-house practices, you will take responsibility for carrying out company tax compliance.

Receiving training from the ground up, you will learn all the elements of tax and gain expertise that will compliment the qualifications that you will gain alongside working.

You will work on a varied portfolio of limited company clients, ranging from small owner managed businesses to subsidiary companies of international groups.

Your role will also involve:

- Liaising with clients, other departments and HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC)
- Calculating tax charges
- Completing company tax returns
- Dealing with the annual tax compliance
- Assisting managers and/or partners with tax planning and tax advice

About You

Interested? Although no experience is needed, to be considered as a Trainee Tax Assistant, you will need:

- An enthusiasm for the tax industry
- Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
- A proactive and organised approach
- Strong interpersonal skills

Although not essential, three A-levels at grade B or above would be an advantage.

Other organisations may call this role Trainee Tax Assistant, Junior Tax Assistant, Junior Accountant, Trainee Accountant, Accounting Assistant, Junior Tax Advisor, Trainee Tax Advisor, Tax Advisor, Tax Assistant, Junior Tax Advisory Assistant or Junior Finance Clerk.

This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week, Monday - Friday. Flexibility on these hours will be available for the right candidate

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