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Chartered Tax Advisor



Ref RE5280

My client is a leading firm with multiple offices across South Wales offering a whole suite of financial service offerings. Joining a very well respected tax team, you will manage the delivery of business tax advisory assignments to time, budget and quality standards and will act as a point of contact for internal and external contacts on tax related queries.

Specifically, your duties will include:

• Working with Tax Partners/Directors on the planning and implementation of often complex tax assignments for a range of clients; ensuring all required inputs are identified and successfully coordinated, in order to meet client needs and deadlines, internal/ external standards and budgetary requirements
• Delivering advice on Research & Development tax relief claims
• Reviewing more complex Corporation Tax and Capital Gains Tax computations
• Reviewing smaller assignments undertaken by personal/ compliance tax staff, plus occasionally audit and accounts staff; providing feedback to support the development of cross-functional working and technical knowledge
• Continuing the development of long-term professional relationships by communicating progress, problems, resolutions, financial information, tax activity and other business concerns to the client
• Identifying opportunities to sell additional services, such as tax planning and advisory work, to existing clients of the firm
• Keeping abreast of changes in tax legislation and developments within the profession

The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate the following qualities:

• CTA qualified (or suitable alternative qualification and experience)
• At least 24 months relevant experience, predominantly in a business tax environment, with exposure to range of complex assignments, or able to demonstrate that equivalent knowledge, experience and competency has been gained
• Experience of public practice and managing a portfolio of tax client
• Excellent interpersonal skills – articulate, approachable and able to deal with people at all levels, both in person and by telephone
• Technically accurate at all times, particularly while working under pressure
• Self-motivated and able to show initiative
• Capable of drafting and maintaining clear and concise working papers/ records, in connection with all work
• Good problem solving skills

In exchange my client offers an excellent working environment, a highly competitive salary and benefits package, and the opportunity to really kick start your career with a team of highly motivated professionals. If this sounds like you, then please call Rob Emsley for a conversation or apply today quoting job reference RE5280.
Trial Balance is a market leading supplier of recruitment services to accountancy practices across the South-West and works on vacancies at all levels in a practice environment. For a confidential discussion about your career options please contact Rob Emsley, our dedicated practice specialist.

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