Personal Tax Assistant / Senior

  • Location

    Glasgow, Glasgow

  • Sector:

    Personal Tax

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  • Contact:

    Madeleine French

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Startdate:

    Dependent on Individual

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Personal Tax Assistant / Senior, Mid-Tier CA Firm, Glasgow, £d.o.e + benefits incl. study support

Please see below the details of an exciting Personal Tax position, however, should this particular role not suit your experience or aspirations please do not hesitate to get in touch on 0333 010 5607 to discuss the tax market and your career. Madeleine works with a range of SMEs to International businesses as well as all the of the Top 30 CA firms in Scotland, offering career and salary advice in addition to job search management. All conversations are confidential and come with no expectations or obligations. Should she not be available on her direct dial, please leave a message with her colleagues on 0131 603 8374.

Your new company
Hays is delighted to be representing a multi-national mid-tier firm of Chartered Accountants with over a hundred offices in the UK. Offering an array of services, such as Accounting, Tax, Audit and Advisory, this firm has a strong reputation and varied client base, from small owner managed businesses to international corporate and public sector organisations. It is a modern, flexible and award-winning employer. With dramatic and consistent growth, this firm is looking to make a new addition to the Personal Tax Team in Glasgow, either at Assistant or Senior level. This position includes ATT and/or CTA study support should the individual wish to pursue or continue a professional qualification. Flexible and agile working is available post-pandemic. In the words of the Personal Tax Partner, "you will be joining a forward-thinking, progressive office and team with a supportive and friendly atmosphere. The role provides an exciting opportunity... to become involved in a diverse and interesting client portfolio. Excellent on-the-job training will be provided, together with the opportunity to advance your career within a dynamic business".

Your new role
As a Tax Assistant or Senior, you will prepare tax returns for a wide range of private clients, and undertake research in relation to tax enquiries and ad-hoc assignments as they arise. You will also provide support on planning projects and research technical issues on advisory work such as asset/business sales, succession planning and tax residency issues. This firm prides itself on collaboration, and encouraging ideas and development, so they will facilitate your continuous learning and growing, allowing your day to day work to reflect the complex issues which arise theoretically in the professional qualification studies.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful applicant, you will with have experience of personal tax compliance provisioning in a practice environment. This may be complimented by ongoing studying of ATT or CTA, or more extensive practical knowledge. You will be a good team player with excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

What you'll get in return
Remuneration is made up of a basic salary and financial study support for ATT and/or CTA. Benefits also include a good pension, 32 days annual leave, life assurance, enhanced parental / family leave and referral bonuses. You will also have flexible and agile working - a hybrid model post pandemic - as well as extensive learning and development opportunities, career coaching and a great social calendar.

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 now on 0333 010 5607 (her direct dial, chargeable at the standard rate). All conversations are confidential and come with no expectations or obligations. Should she not be available on her direct dial, please leave a message with her colleagues on 0131 603 8374. Equally, refer a tax professional to receive up to £300 in retail vouchers following successful appointment.

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