This is an exciting opportunity to work for one of the leading national firms, based in Preston. Our client is looking for an experienced corporate tax associate for a role which will involve an interesting mix of compliance and advisory work and active involvement in client meetings. You will be responsible for the preparation of corporate tax computations for a range of clients, including owner managed businesses, UK subsidiaries of international groups, and not-for-profit organisations. You will also assist with planning projects and be expected to help develop your technical knowledge (and those of staff who report to you) through on the job training and external training. Advisory projects will include M&A assignments, shareholder planning, IPOs, corporate reorganisations, share incentives, share valuations, R&D tax relief and capital allowances work. Ideally you will be CTA and or ACA qualified with a strong background of corporate tax in practice. You will also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and will relish building relationships with clients and professional contacts. Please note that only those applicants who have a legal right to work in the UK and have an appropriate amount of practical relevant UK tax experience will be considered for this role. Additionally candidates who are already registered with us will be automatically considered for this role.