Accounts and Tax Senior

  • Location

    London, London

  • Sector:

    Personal Tax

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Joseph O'Riordan

  • Contact email:

    daxtra.ukit@hays.com

  • Job ref:

    3577859_1558166409

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-17

  • Client:

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Vacancy for a motivated Accounts and Tax Senior to join a thriving Top 20 firm in Euston. Competitive salary.

Your new company

We are a commercially astute organisation with a personal, partner-led service aimed at entrepreneurial small and medium enterprises (SMEs), large corporates and high-net worth individuals. Our clients come from many different backgrounds and are active in all branches of commerce and industry. Our reputation is grounded in quality, delivering premium advisory services efficiently and cost-effectively. Founded in 1933, the practice comprises 32 partners and approximately 310 staff supplying a range of services spanning audit, corporate taxation, private client services, VAT, business recovery and forensic accounting, together with a range of sector groups offering specialist industry knowledge.


Your new role

  • Preparing limited company accounts
  • Preparing corporation tax returns
  • Preparing personal and partnership income tax returns
  • Preparing sole trader, partnership and rental accounts
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Assisting with tax planning
  • Communicating and corresponding with clients
  • Communicating with HMRC
  • Training junior staff
  • Assisting in the billing of clients
  • Attendance at networking events
  • Liaising with specialist departments in the Firm
  • Other ad hoc duties in line with the role




What you'll need to succeed

We require a newly ACCA qualified accountant (or nearly qualified) with at least two years' experience within a practice environment. We also require the following qualities and skills:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • The ability to work independently and be able to take responsibility for own work
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to work calmly under pressure and be able to prioritise own time
  • Good general knowledge of income tax, capital allowances and employment taxes and benefits
  • Knowledge of capital gains tax, treatment of foreign income, tax credits, corporation tax and inheritance tax
  • Knowledge of tax planning and advice, for example writers' average planning, advice on VAT matters such as the VAT flat rate scheme and VAT registration and advice on national insurance matters
  • A good knowledge of limited company accounts and the issues affecting small limited companies
  • Knowledge of PAYE regulations
  • Good knowledge of corporate tax and FRS102 1A



What you'll get in return

  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Group Life Cover
  • 22 days holiday on commencement
  • Buying and Selling Holiday Scheme
  • PHI (Permanent Health Insurance)
  • Contributory Private Health Scheme
  • Non-Contributory Health Cash Plan
  • Season Ticket Loan (after qualifying period)
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Pension Scheme
  • Cycle voucher scheme

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