Semi Senior Private Client Tax

Job Title: Semi Senior Private Client Tax
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + plus super competitive benefits
Reference: 3978517_1620634036
Contact Name: David Elliott
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2021 09:07

Job Description

Private Client Tax Semi-Senior - Study Support - Internal Progression Opportunities - Remote Hybrid Working

Our client is a leading and award winning top 25 Accountancy Practice and Business Advisory. They are looking to hire a Private Client Tax Semi Senior to work in their City based office. There is flexibility around remote working for part of the week. Additionally, there are superb internal progression opportunities in this supportive and ambitious environment.

This role has some Fantastic Benefits Including: Life insurance 7 x salary, Pension 5 x salary + Medicash £30,000 - £38,000

You will be a member of an established team focusing on providing personal tax services to a variety of industry sectors. You will need to be client facing, show willingness to work as part of a team and be able to meet deadlines.

Essential Job Functions

Duties and responsibilities, subject to experience, would include the following:

  • Prepare Self-Assessment Tax Returns for individuals and partnerships
  • Prepare property CGT returns
  • Prepare financial accounts for sole traders, barristers and property investors
  • Proactively liaise with clients and third parties for information to complete returns/accounts
  • Review work of more junior staff
  • Provide tax advice for clients, working with managers and partners
  • Identify opportunities to offer new services/advice to clients
  • Prepare invoices and discuss billing with partners and managers

Work Based Competencies

  • Previous experience of a professional services environment is essential
  • Working knowledge of core personal tax regime and its application
  • Attention to detail and have good numerical and grammar skills
  • Competent use of Microsoft 365
  • Knowledge of CCH Personal Tax or equivalent is preferable
  • Willingness to embrace technology to enhance client delivery in preparation for making tax digital
  • A strong academic background is essential including GCSE's and A-Levels. The candidate may be recently ATT (or equivalent) qualified or studying towards CTA.

Behavioural Competencies

  • The person will be self motivated with a flexible approach
  • Team player
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to multi-task, organise and prioritise workload
  • Good communication skills essential, being able to communicate with all levels externally and internally and respond to client needs

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