Tax Senior role working in a successful and dynamic practice - great opportunity

Public Practice Recruitment
£30 - £40k dependent on skills and experience
04 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are working exclusively with a successful and fast-growing West Midlands practice seeking a Tax Senior to support their existing Tax team. This Tax Senior job in Walsall is suitable for an ambitious CTA qualified/part qualified accountant with experience of managing a portfolio of clients within a public practice accountancy firm. We would envisage this being a fantastic opportunity for a newly qualified or for almost qualified CTA candidate looking for a clear path towards senior management.

This opportunity has arisen due to unexpectedly high levels of organic growth. The practice provides a range of accounting services including Audit & Accounts, Taxation advice/planning and Business support. Whilst working across a broad range of sectors, they have specialisms in Manufacturing, Property and Construction. 

The role would appeal to a Qualified Tax Accountant with several years of general practice experience and a mixed skill set incorporating both Personal & Corporate Tax. If you are keen to demonstrate your leadership flair and to provide input into the future strategy of a successful practice this job could be for you.
The role will be around 70% compliance based and 30% advisory work, therefore the successful candidate will need to have the capacity to deliver advisory work. 

The main responsibilities of the Tax Senior will be;

  • Advising Personal Tax clients, including Business owners & HNWI's on basic tax planning principles
  • Technical research
  • Preparing and filing Personal Tax returns
  • Preparing business tax computations/tax returns
  • Attending client meetings 
  • Liaising with HMRC (including responding to client enquiries)
  • Preparing billing and draft fee notes
  • Advising on CGT, IHT and restructuring issues

This role will ideally suit a Tax Senior or Tax Semi Senior looking to progress into a more senior role and plot that route to being a part of the senior management team. The ideal Tax Senior will be confident in dealing with clients at all levels and have a confident manner in communicating with clients both over the phone and face to face.  You will also require strong written communication skills to be able to write reports where required.

To find out about more Tax Senior jobs in Walsall and the West Midlands please contact us today. Public Practice Recruitment Ltd are specialists in accountancy practice recruitment with over a decade of experience in recruiting across Audit, Accounts, Tax, Corporate Finance, VAT & Employment Tax.