Personal Tax Senior (reporting direct to Managing Director) - IMMEDIAT

Exactax Limited
20000.00 GBP Annual
11 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type

Small and friendly practice based in Cannock, Staffordshire (about half and hour's drive from North Birmingham).

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Job Summary:
This role requires preparing, reviewing and submitting individual, partnership, and sole trader tax returns; client management and practice development activities. Possibility of involvement with corporation tax return preparation and submission.

Major Responsibilities & Duties:
?? Implement client's engagements from start to finish (planning, executing, directing, and completing tax returns).
?? Prepare, review and submit tax returns of individuals, partnership and sole traders, (involves preparing accounts, training will be provided). Make recommendations regarding accuracy and tax savings opportunities.
?? Occasionally prepare more complex tax returns for individuals and partnerships for review by Director, before submission.
??Proactively interact with key client management to gather information, resolve tax-related problems, and make recommendations for business and process improvements.
?? Gain understanding of client operations, processes, and business objectives.
?? Possess an understanding of income tax issues.
. Perform other job-related duties as necessary.
?? Corresponding with HMRC

Requirements & Qualifications:
The successful candidate will possess the following basic qualifications:
?? Excellent project management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
?? Experience in tax management..
?? Ability to thrive in a dynamic small team environment
?? Professionalism, dependability, integrity and trustworthiness combined with a cooperative attitude.
?? Highly motivated self-starter with ability to multi task and complete assignments within time constraints and deadlines.
?? Dedicated to superior client service.
?? Strong organisational skill and attention to detail.

The successful candidate will possess the following experience:
?? Minimum of 1-3 years of professional experience, preferably in an accounting firm.
?? Tax skills with proficiency in tax compliance.
?? Proficiency in Microsoft Office software programs, including spreadsheet programs (i.e. Excel).
?? Strong understanding of income tax
?? Broad understanding of corporate tax, VAT and capital gain taxes.
?? Broad exposure to accounts preparation of sole traders.

Training will be provided in our software systems, as well as on accounts preparation of sole traders.

GBP20k to GBP25k - Commensurate with experience.