Private Client Tax Manager / Director

Job Title: Private Client Tax Manager / Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Reference: 3590479_1557400529
Contact Name: Cara Whyte
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 09, 2019 12:15

Job Description

Private Client Tax Manager or Senior Manager job in Huntingdon. Career progression to Director.

Hays are working with an award winning Chartered Accountancy Practice to assist them in recruiting a Private Client Tax Manager or Senior Manager, with strong career progression to Director.

The Opportunity
You will work with a diverse and interesting client portfolio ranging across the Private Client spectrum including high net worth individuals and families, business owners, company directors, land and property owners, entrepreneurs, retirees, and family trusts. This is an interesting and varied role which will provide you with scope for personal and career development. You will head up the Private Client Tax team in Huntingdon, and work closely with the Private Client Tax Partner and with the rest of the team across the region. You will draw on your strong technical expertise to provide excellent front-line client service, alongside supervising the work of more junior staff and assisting with their development. You will also be actively involved in business development activities.

To be successful, you should hold the CTA qualification (or be qualified by experience) and have previous exposure to all aspects of Personal Tax compliance work within a professional services environment including:

  • Capital Gains Tax planning
  • Remuneration planning
  • IR35
  • Trusts/IHT
  • P11D

Experience within in the following areas would also be helpful: Statutory residence test/residence issues; immigration/emigration issues; agricultural/landed estate experience. A high level of ICT literacy is required.

Experience of CCH would be advantageous. Highly articulate with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Aptitude in explaining complex matters in a straightforward and accessible manner. Accomplished in managing competing deadlines and client expectations. Skilled in controlling budgets and billing. Ability to work autonomously whilst also building/developing a team. Previous experience of supervising and reviewing the work of more junior staff is essential. Ability to provide technical support across the firm. A demonstrable track record in business development activity. Self-motivated, hardworking, flexible and prepared to undertake some travel within Cambridgeshire and to the Cambridge office as required.

The rewards

  • Complete flexibility to work from home up to 3 days a week
  • A clear and transparent development plan guaranteed to get you to Director
  • A highly competitive salary structure that exceeds many London bandings

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply on line or contact Cara Whyte 01603 760141 for a confidential conversation.

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