Corporate Tax Senior / Assistant Manager

Job Title: Corporate Tax Senior / Assistant Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £38000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus
Reference: JN -122021-4545950_1638550311
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 03, 2021 16:52

Job Description

A leading Bristol based firm of chartered accountants has a requirement for a Corporate Tax Senior / Assistant Manager to join their successful corporate tax team as a key addition. You will opportunity to work on wide ranging, complex and interesting client work in a role and environment where you can technically progress and carve a career.

Client Details

A highly successful, Bristol based firm accountancy practice that has experienced impressive growth, having organically grown both in client numbers and steadily building a growing corporate tax team. As a result of ongoing growth the firm is looking to bolster the team at this level. The firm acts for wide ranging clients in turnovers and size from smaller, start up, entrepreneurial businesses through to larger corporates, AIM listed and significant sized groups up to circa £200 million in turnover for instance, with a wide ranging OMB client base across varying industries. Given a number of specialisms there is also a number of interesting specialist clients with clients that are very entrepreneurial and growth focused, with acquiring interests, restructuring and other project work constantly developing. The range of clients within the firm offers a real variety and breadth of complex and interesting work to get involved with, offering the chance to diversify your tax career, providing a challenging and interesting client base to work with. With a very partner led service, the environment genuinely cultivates and offers a more team focused approach, with the client being put first creating a much more collaborative and enjoyable environment to work in. This is also reflected by a very good work life balance, without having to compromise on the quality, breadth and complexity of corporate tax work. The role will also offer the potential for involvement in wide ranging tax planning and advisory projects across areas like international tax, capital allowances, group relief, R and D, due diligence and other tax planning.


Joining as Corporate Tax Senior / Assistant Manager based in the firms Bristol offices you will have a hands on and managerial, review role undertaking complex compliance for groups for instance alongside other wide ranging clients. You will assist trainees and helping in their development, reviewing work and supporting the Management team with their onging development. You will take on the responsibility for a portfolio of clients being primarily owner managed businesses, which will range from small companies to large, complex international groups. The work will involve both the preparation and review of corporation tax returns, computations and tax accounting disclosures. It will also involve helping with day-to-day client and HMRC queries and tax administration. You will work with the team on planning and tax advisory work, which may include capital allowances, international tax queries and wide range of other project work.


You will be any of ACA/CTA qualified or holding similar qualifications, with a career background within corporate tax compliance, with any planning experience a bonus, but not essential. Your experience will have most likely have been developed within a Top 4, Top 10 or Top 50 firm environment, or significant sized independent firm. You will ideally have demonstrable experience of corporate tax compliance on complex groups and tax accounting experience, or with a strong corporate tax compliance background and ability to develop. You will have developed to qualified Senior or Assistant Manager levels with at least three to four years or more experience in the sector. You will be looking for a role and environment where you can develop and progress, with good work life balance without compromising on the quality and breadth of client work.

Job Offer

Circa £38,000 - £46,000 plus dependent on the experience and background of the right professional, plus benefits. Please apply on line and for a further confidential discussion to find out more please contact Mark Bailey on 01179 271452