U.S/U.K Personal Tax Manager - London

Job Title: U.S/U.K Personal Tax Manager - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -052021-2575000_1620894576
Contact Name: Anna-Marie Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 13, 2021 09:29

Job Description

US/UK Personal tax manager role in London

Client Details

My client make it their business to understand and add value to their clients personal and business affairs whilst building a lasting relationship based on trust and mutual respect. The business is geared towards providing not only Accountancy and Taxation services but a consultancy-based service to support High Net Worth clients, Entrepreneurs and Trusts through the lifecycle of their business. The practice also provides consultancy services to both individuals and entities seeking to invest in the U.S. and U.S. persons looking to invest or expand into the UK and/or Europe. These services include advising on how best to own an investment, structure an entity to own and operate a business, tax mitigation strategies and tax efficient income repatriation techniques.


Due to continuous growth and expansion we have an exciting opportunity for an experienced U.S/U.K. Personal Tax Manager to provide U.S and U.K individual tax advisory and compliance services to U.S. connected individuals. The U.S/U.K. Personal Tax Manager duties will include:
  • Taking ownership for financial management of the portfolio, WIP management, billing targets and cash collection
  • Participate in developing and pursuing new clients including preparing for and attending meetings and drafting follow up correspondence
  • Some involvement in marketing events and business development to achieve the business goals for the firm including building an effective business network and developing a strong personal brand internally and where possible externally
  • Supervise junior staff on gathering information for completion of U.S and U.K tax returns
  • Document and communicate workflow status to Manager on a regular basis
  • Ensure all jobs are completed within specific budgets, keeping Manager informed at all times of progress of job
  • Ensure WIP levels are kept within set budgets and advise Manager of potential budget over runs
  • Ensure productivity level meets or exceeds budget expectation
  • Draft Bills for clients and submit to Manager for approval
  • Keep abreast of developments in accounting, taxation and relevant computer software
  • Assist junior staff in developing their understanding of the various software packages, tax laws and statutory requirements


Ideally you will be EA qualified or ATT/CTA qualified. You will have strong communication and interpersonal skills and accustomed to review and signing out of U.S./U.K. tax returns. You all also have/be:
  • At least 5 years' experience with U.S/U.K Personal Tax compliance a similar sized practice
  • Entrepreneurial self-starter
  • Experience working with U.S. tax rules and efficiently managing the interaction between the two tax regimes
  • An effective leader with good problem-solving skills to address client issues
  • Experience of business development and/or winning new clients
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills between clients, staff and management
  • Organised and with a high level of time management skills and solid attention to detail
  • The ability to work with prestigious clients who require complete confidentiality
  • Knowledge and experience with trusts advantageous but not essential
  • High level of proficient in accounting software (CCH ProSystem and U.K tax preparation software; Virtual Cabinet, Microsoft Office and Outlook

Job Offer

We will offer you a competitive package, including extensive benefits for you and your family, a comfortable warm and friendly environment with great people and the chance to work with some of the most prestigious clients that no other family-based firm can offer.