First Personnel
Leamington Spa
From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a well known firm based in Leamington Spa and due to expansion they are looking to recruit a strong Corporate Tax Accountant to join their established Corporate tax team. This unique opportunity will work with a wide range of clients, reporting directly to the Head of Tax who is a corporate tax specialist with many years experience having worked for years within the big 4. The successful candidate would be someone who is part/fully qualified who is either working within corporate tax already or in audit and interested in working within corporate tax. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business who truly value their employees, has a lovely family team environment and work within a stunning regency property.

[ The role ]

  • Delivery of the corporate tax compliance offering for a portfolio of clients, which includes:
    • Preparing tax packs for the audit department as part of the annual company / group audit
    • Preparing & submitting corporate tax returns and computations
    • Advising clients on appropriate corporate tax payments
    • Dealing with HMRC queries and providing ad hoc tax advice to clients
    • WIP and billing management for your portfolio
  • Assisting the Head of Tax in the delivery of tax advisory projects, to clients ranging from family owned businesses to subsidiaries of large international groups, for example:
    • Research & Development claims
    • Patent Box reviews and advice
    • Corporate structuring work for changes in ownership or group structure, repayment of share capital etc
    • Permanent Establishment analysis and advice
    • Corporate Finance projects, including disposals, acquisitions and MBO’s
  • A focus on business development:
    • Spotting and helping to convert opportunities to generate additional fees from existing or new clients of the firm
    • Networking internally and externally to build up the team’s presence in the marketplace
    • Working across service lines on marketing initiatives in order to help grow the practice
  • [ Person and skills required ]

    The ideal candidate for this role will be a highly motivated, forward thinking individual looking to further develop their career. We are flexible as to the level of existing corporate tax experience a candidate may have, but an accounting background combined with either direct experience in corporate tax or a serious interest in specialising in this area are key requirements.

    In addition we require someone with:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Flexible and strong written and oral communication skills to ensure effective communication of complex technical matters both internally and externally to a varied audience
  • The ability to work in a team environment across service lines and locations
  • Strong client relationship skills and some experience of business development
  • Enthusiasm to learn and grow with the firm
  • If you believe that you have the skills/experience for this exciting opportunity please contact Mike at our Coventry office and apply today.

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