Trust Accountant

Job Title: Trust Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 14031179/001_1571315629
Contact Name: Ivvy Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2019 13:33

Job Description

The role of the Tax and Trust accountant is so work as part of the Tax and Paralegal team, looking after the administration of a number of trusts of different types with varying assets and provides tax and accounting support to them and other clients.

Client Details

My client are an establish solicitors business that specialise in niche areas of the legal market, Catering to a diverse range of clients. They are the biggest specialist solicitors within wealth management and asset protection outside of London. They pride themselves on having an open door policy, a flexible and understanding working environment, as well as feeling rewarded by the work they do.


The Sheffield based role of Tax and Trust Accountant would be responsible for the following;

  • Trust tax compliance

  • Preparation of the Trust accounts

  • Partnering with clients, trustees and beneficiaries

  • Leading the tax compliance reviews, and leading all Tax based accounting

  • Maintenance of Tax and Trust documents


The successful candidate for the role of Tax and Trust Accountant should possess the following;

  • A professional accountancy qualification is preferred but not necessary

  • Sound knowledge of income tax, capital gains and inheritance tax

  • Experience will computing software associated with tax return prep

  • Trust accounts experience

  • Be able to work in a fast paced and ever changing environment

  • Be confident in their ability to work independently and proactively

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

Job Offer

An excellent offer is available for the successful candidate