27 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Tax Manager, Independent CA Firm, Edinburgh, East Lothian, Berwick-Upon-Tweed or Country Durham, £competitive
Your new company
Hays is delighted to be partnered with a long-standing and highly-reputable, independent firm of Chartered Accountants to recruit for a Tax Manager.This firm has an enviable and loyal client base inclusive of agriculture, tourism, retail, hospitality and medical industries as well as landed estates and high-net-worth individuals. They offer extensive services, including Tax, Bookkeeping, Accounts, Audit, Payroll and IT Consultancy as well as Wealth Management. With a number of offices, you may be based in East Lothian, Berwick-Upon-Tweed or County Durham; commutable from the likes of Edinburgh and Newcastle. Currently staff are working remotely due to the pandemic, and flexible or agile working patterns will be considered. This firm prides itself on its quality of service, fundamentally achieved by its brilliant staff training, development and progression offerings. In this instance, there is a real opportunity to progress to Tax Partner should you desire.
Your new role
Joining a growing and strong Tax Team, you will manage an array of clients in relation to their tax obligations and planning. This will involve the preparation, review and submission of corporate and personal tax returns, and advising companies and individuals on their tax liabilities. You will liaise with HMRC when required and regularly communicate with clients, ensuring a responsive and high-quality service is achieved. You will complete research for planning purposes, ensuring technical excellence and a practical, business-driven approach.
What you'll need to succeed
You will have strong experience of delivering accurate and timely tax compliance work, either as a tax specialist or in a general practice capacity. Ideally this will be supported by a relevant qualification ACA, ATT and/or CTA. You will demonstrate good portfolio management and excellent communication skills with business acumen. For a driven and ambitious individual, this position could develop to the level of Associate Partner and then Partner.
What you'll get in return
This firm offers a competitive salary, an enhanced overtime rate and a pension scheme as well as other flexible benefits. In addition to working within a highly-reputable and long-standing firm of Chartered Accountants, you will will receive first-rate training, technical support and development throughout with the opportunity to progress to Partner and fulfil your potential.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Madeleine French now on 0333 010 5607. Should she be on the phone and you are unable to connect, please contact her colleagues to leave a message on 0131 603 8374. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact her for a confidential discussion on your career. Equally, refer a tax professional to receive up to £300 in retail vouchers following successful placement.