Mixed Tax Senior / Assistant Manager

Redditch Permanent £40,000 - £52,000 per year
  • Take the next step in your career to assistant manager
  • Fantastic career development journey on offer alongside the growth of the firm

About Our Client

The Corporate Tax team as a whole covers a broad spectrum of service areas. These include, but are not limited to, preparing and reviewing corporate tax compliance, including complex groups, charities, and some housing associations; handling Research and Development Tax relief; overseeing restructuring, including producing advisory reports and managing restructuring processes; offering guidance on share incentives and schemes, their implementation, and associated reporting. These are some of the primary domains the candidate is expected to engage with. However, there will also be occasional assignments that fall outside the typical realm of Corporation Tax, and comprehensive support will be provided for these instances.

Job Description

  1. Demonstrate versatility and the ability to concurrently handle and oversee a mix of compliance and advisory projects, effectively managing their workflow and appropriate tracking.

  2. Maintain high-quality corporate tax compliance and advisory work by staying current with tax legislation, researching as needed, and presenting findings clearly.

  3. Ensure all corporate tax documents meet required standards, including disclosures for compliance and thorough research for advisory projects.

  4. Liaise with HMRC, clients, and third parties as necessary.

  5. Coordinate with the Accounts team for accurate tax return reviews and data gathering for advisory projects.

  6. Supervise taxation training for Audit and Accounts teams, supporting their professional development.

  7. Research tax legislation, present findings clearly.

  8. Collaborate with clients, addressing their queries.

  9. Work autonomously, seek assistance when needed, identify learning opportunities, and propose solutions.

  10. Provide support across all aspects of the team's services, including areas where limited experience exists. Appropriate support will be provided, encompassing tasks such as:
    • Accurate and timely completion or review of all corporate tax returns and calculations.
    • Identifying tax planning opportunities during compliance work or client interactions.
    • Advising clients on corporation tax payments, including QIPs (Quarterly Instalment Payments).
    • Handling group loss relief claims and loan relationship queries as they arise.
    • Supporting the firm's R&D offerings and related projects, taking ownership of R&D assignments when appropriate.
    • Managing inquiries into corporation tax returns as they occur.
    • Involvement in Tax Due Diligence (DD) assignments and Tax Transaction Advisory services as needed.
    • Assisting with group reorganisation and restructuring advice.

The Successful Applicant

  • Hold ATT/ACA or a comparable professional qualification (or be in the final stages of obtaining such qualifications).
  • Possess a minimum of three years of experience in a position with substantial exposure to corporate tax compliance and/or advisory work.
  • Demonstrate outstanding expertise in UK corporate tax pertinent to the duties outlined, including experience with corporate loss relief.
  • Strong practice experience and keen to develop further in a professional practice environment.

What's on Offer

  • Market rate salary (£35,000 - £52,000) depending on skills and experience and where you are with study.
  • Professional development with a leading independent, and realistic promotional opportunities based on merit.
  • Fantastic growth journey which will include opportunities, if desired, for the successful candidate to develop and grow their personal career within the firm.
  • Work alongside a brilliant tax department which is growing alongside the continued growth of the business.

Adam Douglass
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Phone number
+44 121 634 6964

Job summary

Job function
Tax Practice
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Adam Douglass
Consultant phone
+44 121 634 6964
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