Private Client Tax Supervisor: Sports clients, Footballers etc.

Private Client Tax Supervisor (Sports Clients Focus) - Top 25 - Firm in London - Flexible Working - up to £50,000 - Flexible working options available.

Paid over-time.

4 years private client tax experience.


Your new company

Our client is a top UK chartered accountancy firm. They are a commercially astute organisation with a personal, partner-led service aimed at entrepreneurial small and medium enterprises (SMEs), large corporate companies and high-net worth individuals. Excellent opportunity for someone with an interest in Sports.

We require a qualified CTA to join the fast growing Sports Department of our Private Client Tax team as a Supervisor/Assistant Manager.

Reporting to a Director, the Supervisor/Assistant Manager will be in charge of a portfolio of clients in the Sports, Media and Entertainment. They will be expected to support on projects and ad-hoc advice where necessary.



Your new role

· Preparing tax returns for review

· Interfacing between clients and the Principal

· Assisting with general private client issues and suggesting tax planning opportunities for clients within their portfolio

· Communicating and corresponding with HMRC

· Assisting with HMRC investigations

· Communicating with and answering queries from clients

· Assisting with the training and supervision of more junior members of staff

· Other ad-hoc duties in line with the role



What you'll need to succeed

The Candidate: The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate:

  • A minimum of 4 years' personal tax experience with experience in the Sport Industry
    • Accurate work, displaying initiative with minimal supervision
    • A proactive attitude
    • Successful work as a team member
    • An ability to work under pressure and to be able to prioritise
    • Good communication skills
    • Good knowledge of Microsoft software
    • Good organisational skills
  • Good general knowledge of income tax, capital allowances, employment taxes, capital gains tax and benefits, and non-doms
  • A basic knowledge of tax treatment of agent fees, image rights companies and property investment companies



The successful candidate will already be ATT qualified, as well as being a part-qualified CTA. We would be willing to support any remaining CTA papers after successful completion of a probationary period. We would also prefer the successful candidate to have some working knowledge of Digita software, although training will be provided if not.

The Benefits:

  • Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
  • Group Life Cover
  • 22 days holiday on commencement
  • Buying and Selling Holiday Scheme
  • Flexi-time
  • 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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