In-House Tax Accountant

In-House Tax Accountant - Financial Services

Your new company

Your new company is one of the UK's leading Wealth Management organisations and a constituent of the FTSE 250 index. They are looking to recruit a Tax Accountant that will report directly into the Group Head of Tax and assist this high performing central tax function within the group.

As the second member of the tax team, this role will provide the opportunity to learn all aspects of an in-house tax department, spanning a mix of tax compliance, tax accounting and tax advisory. This would suit a Tax Manager/ Tax Accountant looking to make their first move in-house from Big 4/ Top 20 professional services. it will provide the optimum opportunity to learn how a modern tax department balances partnering with the business with tax risk management and compliance.

Responsibilities include:

  • Quarterly tax reporting and tax management information packs
  • Half-year and year-end tax accounting and reporting
  • Preparation of all corporate tax computations and submission of tax returns through Alphatax for all Group UK companies
  • Maintaining and improving tax governance procedures including SAO arrangements
  • Writing and maintaining procedure documents for all tax returns to align with tax policies and Group tax strategy
  • Adhoc tax projects and support for Group Head of Tax
  • Tax advisory
  • Developing good working relationships with internal stakeholders, advisors and tax authorities
  • Assist with various employment tax matters including compliance where required
  • Keeping up to date with tax technical matters, undertaking research and advising business stakeholders accordingly


The ideal candidate will be fully qualified ATT/ACA/CTA with a strong tax background from big 4/ top 10 professional services or in-house within a financial services organisation. Experience of corporate and/or indirect tax is essential.

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