Part- qualified Tax Systems Accountant (FTC)

Job Title: Part- qualified Tax Systems Accountant (FTC)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: 01/08/2019
Reference: 3622753_1561463396
Contact Name: Tasha De Keyser
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 25, 2019 12:49

Job Description

UK Property and Real Estate company seeking a part- qualified Tax Accountant (12 month FTC).

Your new company:

Our client is a UK Property and Real Estate company based in the City of London looking for a part-qualified Tax Accountant to assist the Head of Tax, Tax Manager and Tax Senior on a 12 month FTC.

Your new role:

Reporting directly to the Head of Tax, the responsibilities of the Tax Accountant will be to assist in areas of:

Corporate Tax:

  • Capital Allowances;
  • Preparing and submitting corporate tax computations and returns;
  • Researching and documenting all tax sensitive issues;
  • Reporting accounting and software issues to Head of Tax;
  • Timely submission of computations and returns;
  • Documenting and scheduling the additions;
  • Allocating additions to the relevant capital allowance pools;
  • Assisting EY on our capital allowance project;
  • Staying up-to-date with Corporate Tax legislative changes;
  • Preparing tax figures and details for financial statements;
  • Producing estimated Corporate Tax computation on a monthly basis;
  • Becoming involved in with outstanding issues such as the inherited asset claims when necessary.


  • Assisting on the option to tax project;
  • Assist with Horizon audits and flagging;
  • Assist with Microsoft Nav audit and flagging system amendments.


  • Completing missing CIS cards on NAV;
  • Amending CIS returns;
  • Completing the returns for approval by the tax senior.


  • SDLT returns.

What you'll need to succeed:

The ideal candidate will be a highly independent and organised individual with a proven track record with a property company. An ACCA qualification is desirable but not mandatory.


  • A good working knowledge of accounts and experience of using accounting systems;
  • VAT knowledge; construction VAT and CIS would be advantageous;
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills;
  • An interest in learning new software skills;
  • Thorough understanding of financial accounts;
  • Ability to be a free thinker, act intuitively and respond to change.

What you'll get in return:

  • 35-45k salary, dependant on experience;
  • Opportunity to work from home 1 day per week;
  • Possibility of turning into a permanent role.

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