Tax Manager

Job Title: Tax Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newport
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: 24/01/2019
Reference: 13986181/001_1548324764
Contact Name: Oliver Collis
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 24, 2019 10:12

Job Description

Solving complex tax issues for a variety of high-profile SME's

A variety of tax work from personal and corporate through to research and development.

Client Details

Michael Page are proud to be partnering an independent, leading mid tier accountancy firm. Created in 1991, they have gone from strength to strength and due to more recent growth, they are looking to recruit a 'Tax Manager' to bolster their impressive team who lead the market locally. They usually promote from within but this opportunity has arisen and is due to winning significant new business.

They believe that in today's challenging and complex world of business there is a focus on delivering clear financial advice but more specifically to this role, ensuring their corporate and personal tax advice is both astute and vigorous. Building lasting relationships with clients is at the forefront of everything they do.

They are a market leader when it comes to training and rewarding their staff. After being given in depth salary guidance from Michael Page across all positions, they pay well above market rate to secure and retain the best talent. There are fantastic benefits on offer which include but are not limited to a bonus, pension, complete flexible working, paid overseas company outings, year round company events and paid overtime. The practice feel strongly that if you are working past your contracted hours, you should be paid for your overtime and be rewarded properly for the hours you invest.


Completing and overseeing complex issues across all areas of tax. You will be the first point of contact for high profile clients whilst also overseeing a team of experienced tax advisers.

Areas include:

Capital Gains Tax
Inheritance Tax
Corporation Tax
PAYE and Employee Benefits
Tax Investigations
Value Added Tax
Capital Allowances
Research & Development Tax Credits
Residence and Domicile - Tax Aspects
Business Succession
Family Tax Planning
Tax Efficient Investments
Tax Investigations
Group Restructuring


The portfolio and role on offer will be dependant on experience but minimum requirements for the ideal candidate are;

  • CTA Qualified or equivalent
  • 3+ Year's experience in a practice environment
  • Strong knowledge in either corporate or personal tax, ideally both
  • Good management skills and consultative style

If you are relocating to the area and would like to know more about the business or to arrange an informal coffee then our client would welcome this.

Equally, if you are feeling frustrated in your current role due to the lack of quality clientele, salary levels or no flexibility on your working hours then I would urge you to get in touch and explore this opportunity further. Everything is always confidential.

Job Offer

The business have been consulted by Olly at Michael Page to ensure that they offer market leading packages to their current staff and future candidates. They are focused on providing the very best service for their clients but also the best all encompassing work experience for their employees.

  • Competitive, above market rate salary
  • Complete flexible working on offer (They have staff who work their full time hours over fewer days and staff working less hours, who need flexibility due to other commitments outside of work)
  • Paid overtime - you will be rewarded for the hours you spend at work. You have the comfort of knowing that if you have to stay late or come in early, you will be paid for it.
  • Bonus - Very competitive
  • Additional Benefits
  • Pension