Assistant Tax Manager

Assistant Tax Manager Job, Independent CA firm, Edinburgh + significant remote working, £negotiable


Please see below the details to this exciting Assistant Tax Manager job. Should this not be quite suitable or what you are looking for, please contact Madeleine on 0333 010 5607 or 0131 603 8374 to discuss the local tax market, any relevant opportunities and your experience in more detail. All conversations are confidential and come with no obligations or expectations.

Your new company
Your new organisation is a long-standing and leading independent Chartered Accountancy firm which provides comprehensive tax and accountancy services to a variety of individuals and businesses across a range of sectors throughout the country, from sole traders to notable Scottish companies. Hays is partnered with the firm to seek a tax professional who will join them as a Personal Tax Assistant Manager or Consultant. Agile and flexible working arrangements are in place and will be maintained post-pandemic. This may be 1-2 days per week in the office and starting any time between 8-10am. Those seeking part-time hours may also be considered.

Your new role
Working within an established and reputable Tax Team and reporting to the Senior Tax Manager, you will manage a portfolio of clients. You will ensure the delivery of accurate and timely compliance services, answer any queries and draft responses and reports relating to tax planning. The range of advisory work is extensive but will likely include Capital Gains Tax, Inheritance Planning, Wealth Extraction and Corporate Restructuring. Further to this, you will review computations drafted by other members of the team and contribute to the team positively in relation to implementing process improvements.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful applicant, you will have practical experience of delivering high-quality tax compliance services to Private Clients. You will also have exposure to supporting or leading planning projects. This will ideally be complimented by a relevant professional qualification, such as ATT and/or CTA. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, with the ability to work well in a collaborative team whilst utilising your own initiative.

What you'll get in return
This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join a reputable independent Scottish Chartered Accountancy firm in varied role where you can develop your advisory skills. You will receive a competitive salary which is appropriate for your present level of experience in addition to further benefits. Support towards relevant qualifications, such as CTA, may be available should this be of interest to you. Flexible and agile working arrangements are also available, whereby you can be in the office 1-2 days a week (or more should you wish) with a start time of between 8am and 10am.

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 on 0131 603 8374 now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Equally, if you are aware of an individual who may be interested, refer them to receive up to £300 in retail vouchers following successful placement.

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