Tax and Trust Specialist

Job Title: Tax and Trust Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Norwich, Norfolk
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 3704024_1602679400
Contact Name: Cara Whyte
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 14, 2020 13:43

Job Description

Trust and Tax accountant job in Norwich

Hays are working in partnership with a progressive firm of Chartered Accountants in Norwich, to assist them in sourcing a Trust and Tax specialist.

You will join the Private Client Tax team and be responsible for the management of a portfolio of clients in the Norfolk and Suffolk area within the specialism of Trusts.

Responsibilities will include;

  • The preparation of trust accounts, self assessment tax returns and R185s;
  • Inheritance tax returns and computations, including principal and periodic IHT liabilities;
  • Dealing with Trust Registration Service submissions;
  • Managing a portfolio of trust clients, including dealing with trust administration matters as necessary;
  • Liaising with beneficiaries and stockbrokers as well as other professionals;
  • Effectively dealing with client and HMRC correspondence; and
  • Working closely and assisting the Tax Senior Managers and Partners with complex Trust planning matters.

The Candidate

  • At least ATT qualified;
  • STEP qualified is preferred but not essential as professional study support is available;
  • Experience of working within Trusts in a practice, legal or banking environment;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and excel skills; and
  • Working knowledge of accounting packages is preferred but full training is available.


  • Competitive Salary and benefit package including:
    - 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
    - Flexible working and ability to work from home
    - Further professional study support
  • Opportunity for progression within the Firm.

Interested? Please contact Cara Whyte at Hays on 07502377206 or

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