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26 Feb 2018

Full-TimeTax Specialist – Portshead

Trial Balance Consulting – Posted by Trial Balance Consulting Portishead, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Tax Specialist
£35K – £45K
Full Time

Are you a qualified Tax Specialist looking to take on an exciting challenge? Are you looking to put your extensive knowledge to the test in an exciting new capacity?

My client is in the process of setting up a brand-new tax department within their firm based in Portishead. They are looking for an outgoing ambassador to take on this exciting role. You will be a qualified chartered accountant with extensive experience in Tax advisory and compliance. This role will cover a variety of aspects and in order to build a client portfolio you will be expected to sell the firms Tax offerings to new and previous clients.

• Acting as a source of direct tax advice, both for clients and for the relevant partner and their team.
• Assisting the Tax Partner in all aspects of the direct tax offering of the Firm, with a particular emphasis on assistance on tax advisory projects.
• Researching, analysing and interpreting changing tax legislation in both the UK and overseas and assisting the Tax Partner and Tax Manager in increasing the tax knowledge of colleagues outside of the tax team.
• Undertaking the day-to-day management of client corporation tax and self-assessment tax compliance.
• Drafting/preparing external marketing material relating to tax matters including assisting with keeping the tax content on the firm’s website up to date.
• Preparing and submitting compliance (tax) returns by the deadline;
• Liaising and negotiating with HMRC on behalf of the client;
• Carrying out detailed computations to calculate tax liability and advising on how to minimise a client’s liability;
• Keeping up to date with guidance on indirect taxation issues such as VAT, customs planning and environmental taxes.

Ideal candidates will be working within a Tax capacity at present within accountancy practice and will be either qualified or part qualified CTA, ACCA, or ACA.

Established in 2008, Trial Balance Consulting has grown rapidly and 100% organically to become the leading choice for accountancy and finance recruitment in Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Bristol & Bath.

As one of the most prolific specialist recruiters in the Southwest, our enviable reputation has been built on referral and recommendation, with a particular emphasis on client/candidate care and a no nonsense, jargon free approach to sourcing staff.

We make particular efforts where our marketing is concerned, leaving no stone unturned. As such we believe that we hold the largest database of skilled candidates in the marketplace.


Job Categories: Accounting. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: accounts, jobs in Somerset, portishead, speacialist, and tax. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

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