Personal Tax Senior


  • Competitive
  • Bournemouth
  • Posted: 23/01/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 096111980

Job Details

A rare opportunity has come about to join a successful top 40 Practice in North Somerset. Extremely staff orientated, this Practice is looking for an experienced Tax Senior to join their Personal Tax Group who will provide direct tax compliance and advisory support to the partners.

The mix of work in the group is varied and challenging, consisting of several hundred challenging clients including high net worth individuals, non-domiciliaries, partnerships and trusts.

The role:

You will be responsible for your own portfolio of high net worth private clients which will include being involved in the day-to-day administration of the portfolio including all aspects of compliance and assisting with planning projects. Reporting will mainly be to the group’s manager.

The allocation of work is primarily based around preparation of complex tax returns for private clients and wealthy individuals. In addition to experience in preparing tax returns for individuals, some experience of the following is also desirable – trusts, capital gains tax, ATED, NRCGT, non-resident landlord companies, partnerships, employment tax, EIS, residence and domicile experience.

The role provides an excellent range of work for someone with a solid basic tax background wishing to broaden his or her experience with a dedicated private client firm with an enviable client base, and to get involved in helping with planning work.

What we’d like from you:

You will be educated to at least ‘A’ level standard and ideally graduate level. Ideally, you should be ATT qualified and be looking to study for the CTA or joint ACA/ CTA qualification.

You’ll be committed to a career in tax and have relevant experience in a general practice firm preferably in a Top 20 firm environment. We are looking for you to be motivated, committed and flexible, with the ability to meet deadlines; a natural team player, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.

You will also possess:
• Confidence in dealing with managers and clients
• The ability to use own initiative and to problem solve
• Good organisational and interpersonal skills
• Ability to provide accurate work in a timely and cost-effective manner
• Previous experience of using tax return software is assumed (the firm uses CCH), as is use of Outlook, Word and Excel.

You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

If you’re passionate about this position or are keen to hear more please click on “apply” above as soon as possible.


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