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Private Client Tax Accountant

Job Title: Private Client Tax Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Industry:
Salary: Study support
Reference: 4010990_1624520651
Contact Name: Cara Whyte
Contact Email: daxtra.uk@hays.com
Job Published: June 24, 2021 08:44

Job Description

Private client tax job in Bury St. Edmunds. CTA study support offered


Hays are recruiting a Tax Executive for an exciting opportunity in Bury St Edmunds. The role will be joining an expanding firm working with a varied portfolio of clients, both locally and internationally, predominantly relating to the private client and owner managed business sector.

The main duties of the role will include the following;

  • Preparation of complex self-assessment tax returns and related tax calculations for individuals and partnerships using the firm's software (CCH), for review by a senior member of staff;
  • Review of self-assessment tax returns and related tax calculations for individuals and partnerships prepared by junior members of staff;
  • Ensuring all tax permanent and compliance files are prepared in line with the firm's guidance and regularly maintained;
  • Provide support on planning projects and researching technical issues on tax advisory work. Drafting clear, concise and accurate advisory letters for review by a senior member of staff;
  • Managing own portfolio of clients including correspondence, telephone calls and attendance at meetings and ensuring relevant file notes are completed and filed on CCH;
  • Ensuring internal and risk management procedures of the firm are adhered to including adherence to the tax department procedures;
  • Controlling client portfolio in relation to timescales and client perceptions and ensuring all relevant members of staff are informed of client issues;
  • Training of junior staff and liaising with their line manager;
  • Understand the commercial implications of actions relating to productivity, recoverability, fee income and client service and assisting with billing as appropriate;


The ideal candidate would be CTA/ACA/ACCA qualified or equivalent, however applications will also be considered from ATT/AAT qualified candidates, with relevant experience.

Salary and rewards package;

  • A competitive starting salary.
  • 24 days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Holiday purchase/sale scheme.
  • Matching employer pension contributions of up to 6% salary.
  • Salary sacrifice arrangement, available for pension contributions.
  • Income Protection if you are off work due to long term illness or injury equal to 50% of salary until State Pension Age.
  • Death in service benefit (4 x basic salary).
  • Private Health Insurance - Individual cover available.
  • Paid study-leave (where appropriate)
  • All professional exams, study books, revision courses and resources paid for where appropriate (at the first attempt).
  • Up to two professional subscriptions paid for.
  • Encouragement to develop and learn by attending training courses and CPD events.
  • Soft skills workshops.
  • Employee Assistance programme.
  • Length of service recognition.
  • Social events paid for or subsidised by the firm.

Please apply directly online or contact Cara Whyte at Hays to discuss in complete confidence

Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk