8 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Tax advisory consultant job qualified CTA ACA ACCA Poole Dorset
One of the area's leading accountancy firms are currently recruiting for a Tax Consultant to work out of the Tax Advisory Services department in the Poole Office.
Their Tax Advisory Services department is a specialist tax group, operating as a virtual department across the firm's other offices. It provides support on complex and specialist tax matters to general practice client engagement teams as well as engaging directly with 'tax-only' clients on one-off advisory matters. The Tax Advisory Group includes groups focused on innovation taxes, employer solutions, investigations, property & wealth and a two corporate teams (CCI and ROCT) covering complex corporate, financing, international, restructuring and corporate transactions work.
At consultant level, you will be expected to work across the range of specialisms, supporting all senior managers, directors and partners in delivering projects and the types of projects you could be involved in could include some or all of the following:
Financing: analysing the tax treatment of investors in different types of collective investment structures and preparing template return disclosures; preparing tax calculations for fund NAV reporting; preparing partnership and company tax returns for fund structures; advising on operational tax and special status qualification obligations
International: assessing permanent establishment risk and potential transfer pricing issues; working with other advisers to identify the best structure for new overseas activities; modelling tax costs of different profit extraction strategies; preparing treaty clearances, WHT reclaims and DTR calculations
Restructuring: preparing advice on common restructurings such as group reorganisations, company purchase of own shares, intra-group asset transfers and demergers; seeking HMRC clearances; working with lawyers to prepare transaction documents; advising on stamp duty issues and submitting relief claims to HMRC
Corporate: advising on complex corporate issues such as group relief optimisation, corporate interest restriction, loan relationships and corporate membership of partnerships; providing expert support to client engagement teams on day-to-day corporate tax queries; preparing high-risk/highly complex corporation tax returns; reviewing medium-risk/complex tax returns
Transactions: preparing tax due diligence reports; providing tax analysis of proposed structuring alternatives; providing tax input for valuation work; reviewing transaction legal documents, tax deeds and warranties.
To be successful in this role you will need to have a good level of post qualification experience in a tax environment, ideally with exposure to range of complex assignments. It is likely you will be CTA and / or ACA / ACCA qualified and willing to work towards CTA. Experience of public practice, with the competence to deal with managing a portfolio of corporate tax clients is essential, along with excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to deal with people at all levels and be self-motivated and able to show initiative.
In return you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package and all the support you need to succeed in your chosen career and with further post-qualification development.
This is a really fantastic opportunity to get involved in a very wide range of tax advisory work, so if this sounds like the sort of opportunity you would like to pursue please apply straight away and feel free to contact Debbie Stent directly on 07900 224915 for a confidential career discussion.