job / tax senior west central scotland glasgow 4115
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Tax Senior - Glasgow

£Competitive (DOE) + Benefits - Tax
Ref: 4115 Date Posted: Monday 12 Nov 2018
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Ambitious Tax Senior or Assistant Manager sought for this highly-commercial, independent firm of Chartered Accountants in Glasgow.

Reporting to the Tax Partner, you will work with a diverse and interesting client portfolio from a range of sectors including Hospitality, Manufacturing, Technology, Healthcare and Entrepreneurial start-ups. This is a promising opportunity for a tax professional to manage strong client relationships, gain interesting advisory-related experience and progress within a close-knit, specialist tax team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing corporate tax computations to ensure technical accuracy, requesting more information and providing technical advice or support where required
  • Preparing more complex corporate tax returns for clients
  • Building and managing effective client relationships, acting as the primary point of contact for your client portfolio
  • Preparing a number of personal tax returns for entrepreneurial clients, working to set timescales and deadlines and maintaining a high quality of work throughout busy returns period
  • Supporting with a range of tax advisory projects as allocated by Partner
  • Regular liaison with clients, HMRC and other specialists in the team
  • Maintaining technical knowledge, working towards further tax qualification if applicable
  • Supporting with ad hoc business development opportunities

You will be a qualified tax professional (ATT essential, CA/CTA beneficial) with a minimum 2-3 years’ experience working in the dedicated tax team of an accountancy practice. Ideally you will have experience of both Corporate and Personal tax; but applications from strong corporate tax specialists with a willingness to learn will be considered. You must have excellent communication and client engagement skills, as well as the ability to successfully manage your own workload effectively.

£Competitive Salary (DOE) + Benefits. Our client can offer study support and genuine opportunities for progression. This role is specifically for someone who wants to develop their tax career. For more information please contact Lynsey Kerr on (0)141 530 4333 or