Expatriate Tax Compliance - Client Portfolio Lead

Job Title: Expatriate Tax Compliance - Client Portfolio Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Belfast, County Antrim
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3745140_1582906174
Contact Name: Aaron Lavery
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 28, 2020 16:09

Job Description

Competitive Salary with Excellent Benefits & Flexible Working

Your new company
They're one of the world's leading professional services organisations. From 158 countries, they help their clients to create the value they want. They help to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them. With some 3,300 experts whose expertise covers every conceivable area of taxation, they're one of the UK's leading tax practices.

Your new role
Agree the approach to be used for data collection during scoping, liaising with the Data Management team throughout Data Exchange. Agree tax technical positions for returns as required including any liaison with specialist teams. Ensure scope/budget is updated accordingly for use of specialists. Ensure that the reviewer and other staff have reviewed all information and followed procedures followed so that the return can be delivered to the client and then e-filed to HMRC. This includes any client consent and co-ordination of re-work of returns (with Reviewer). Assess the impact of any scope change on timetable, budget, resourcing and risk throughout the compliance cycle. Liaise with client and relationship over changes and review and update any documentation accordingly. Planning flow of work to offshore team at taxpayer level and based upon timing of work, terms of engagement. Coaching and developing other staff. Sharing technical and practical knowledge through own team. Budget management. Managing senior responsibility for and communicating with a mixed portfolio of clients varying from large engagements to HNW individuals with complex international tax affairs.
Monitoring and tracking progress of client portfolio and provision of regular updates to client taxpayers and relationship teams. Dealing with a mixed portfolio of clients varying from large engagements to HNW individuals with complex international tax affairs. Deal with incoming HMRC correspondence as required, reverting to Relationship teams for any necessary actions. Manage payment on account process for client including any client updates, tracking of amounts to be paid, capturing payment for inclusion in subsequent year.

What you'll need to succeed
Be ACA, ATT or CTA qualified. Strong UK corporate or personal tax skills. UK GAAP and IFRS tax accounting experience. Has a highly developed client service ethos and can adopt a flexible approach to meeting client needs. Be able to establish, build and maintain a good working relationship with key decision makers, including partners and senior client personnel. Have the ability to help manage and build new business through referrals, networking and spotting client opportunities. Be an effective delegator, strong at coaching junior staff.

What you'll get in return
Competitive Salary with Excellent Benefits & Flexible Working

What you need to do now
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