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Tax Manager (Mixed Tax) - Inverness

£ompetitive + Benefits + flex/balanced working - Professional Services - Tax
Ref: 5379 Date Posted: Monday 07 Jun 2021
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Tax Manager required for the expanding Inverness tax team of this mid-tier firm of Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors

You will support their growing team with a developing client portfolio in the Highland region. This exciting opportunity will allow you to manage and develop a team of staff working with a growing client portfolio, whilst reporting directly to senior management.

This role is all about...

Working  in collaboration with colleagues to deliver an exceptional service to clients on matters including:

  • Overseeing a portfolio of clients to deliver work according to budget and deadlines
  • Liaising with colleagues across the firm to provide a co-ordinated service to clients
  • Supervising, reviewing work and assisting junior members in managing their own portfolio of clients
  • Coaching and developing junior members of staff
  • Providing technical tax advice on specialist advisory projects
  • Reviewing corporation tax provisions, computations and tax returns
  • Reviewing of individual, partnership and trust tax returns.
  • Preparing fees and budgets/proposals for potential new clients
  • Working with partners, build strong client relationships and support business development activities

About you...

  • Good working knowledge of personal tax. Corporate tax experience is advantageous but not essential as training will be provided
  • ATT / CTA qualified (or qualified by relevant experience)
  • Be able to identify and advise on tax issues arising as part of the compliance process
  • An excellent understanding of the tax legislation and the ability to explain technical issues effectively to clients and colleagues
  • Experience of managing or supervising staff
  • Business development skills and ability to build effective client relationships
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Problem-solving skills and the ability to take responsibility to drive completion of projects
  • Motivation and commitment to continuously develop technical, commercial and client relationship skills
  • Effective time management skills and the ability to efficiently organise workload to deliver on budget
  • Willingness to maintain and develop technical knowledge through internal and external training and reading of technical books/journals

Salary £competitive + benefits.  Our client offers a friendly supportive working environment with opportunities for personal and career development.  They also offer balanced and flexible working enabling you to work from home part of the week and with flex working hours.  Applications are also welcome from those looking for part-time working hours.

For further information contact Stuart on (0131) 516 4333 or email