Personal Tax Semi-Senior

Posted 6 months ago by Hays Taxation
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Sector Personal Tax
Hours Full Time
Job Type Practice
Recruiter Type Recruitment Consultant
Posted 6 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 9 September 2018

Personal Tax Semi - Senior opportunity in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire with Sopher & Co.

Sopher + Co make it their business to understand and add value to their clients personal and business affairs whilst building a lasting relationship based on trust and mutual respect. That's why so many of prestigious clients in the world of entertainment, media, music and show business recommend them year after year.

They are immensely proud of their roots and maintain a family business approach in everything they do. Their valued employees create the best results, regardless of the client size or location. Every member of their team is prepared to go the extra mile, displaying levels of enthusiasm that cannot be matched by more conventional firms. Due to continued growth they are seeking to recruit a Personal Tax Semi-Senior to join their established team in Borehamwood.

About your next role

They are expanding, which means they have an excellent opportunity for an experienced Personal Tax Semi Senior who is looking to fast track to a senior role, or a newly qualified Tax Senior who is looking to progress their career to a more technical or managerial level within the next 18 months+. The role offers variety, autonomy and the opportunity to work with an incredibly broad range of clients. Their business is geared towards providing not only Accountancy and Taxation services but a consultancy based service to support Businesses Owners and Entrepreneurs through the lifecycle of their business. If you're a Part Qualified Tax Senior looking to gain a broad based commercial understanding across a diverse range of clients then we'd love to hear from you, particularly if you are seeking a supportive environment in which to complete your accountancy exams.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing tax returns
  • Obtaining missing information from clients and third parties
  • Reviewing tax returns
  • Preparing basic capital gains computations
  • Drafting replies to client correspondents
  • Electronically filing tax returns
  • Liaising with HMRC
  • Various bits of Ah Hoc work

About you:

You will ideally be studying towards your ATT qualification, and possess intermediate experience of working within a practice accountancy firm. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are essential to progress into a client facing role.

You all also have:

  • A relevant degree
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • The ability to self-manage and work autonomously
  • Strong MS office skills, particularly Excel
  • Experience using Sage, QuickBooks or similar accounting packages
  • The ability to work with prestigious clients who require complete confidentiality

In return Sopher + Co are offering a highly competitive package, including extensive benefits for you and your family, a comfortable warm and friendly environment with great people and the chance to work with some of the most prestigious clients that no other family based firm can offer.

They also encourage and support further studying, and hold a wide range of inhouse training sessions, weekly and monthly and always listen to their staff as to what they want to cover in the training, be that inhouse or external and any suggestions/improvements they wish to discuss. so you will be joining an open and friendly environment where everyone can have their input!

For more information about the organisation please visit or contact Joseph O'Riordan for an informal discussion or apply now with your up to date CV.

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