Tax Specialist (Interim)

Personal Tax Job, CA Firm, Glasgow, Contract, 3 months

Your new company
Hays is delighted to be partnered with a small but highly-reputable independent firm of Chartered Accountants. With approximately 20 staff, the firm has an enviable client base made up of large owner-managed businesses, partnerships, sole traders and high net worth individuals. Given wider circumstances, the firm would like to take on a contractor until the end of January 2021 in order to ensure the self-assessment deadline is met for all their clients. This firm is welcoming and collaborative with a good flexible working policy, allowing you to start any time between 8am and 10am and compress your hours to enable a 4pm finish on Friday. Due to current guidance, this role may be completed on a remote basis.

Your new role
As the successful applicant, you will be responsible for ensuring the accurate and efficient delivery of tax returns and their submissions on behalf of private clients. This will involve all of the expected administration and data gathering tasks and client management requirements associated with the objective in the lead up to the self-assessment deadline. Where necessary, you will answer an ad-hoc queries and liaise with HMRC as well as the Partners.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a recent proven track record in delivering tax compliance in a Practice setting. Experience of Digita will enhance your application as will a relevant qualification, such as ATT, but these are not essential. You will have excellent communication skills with the confident to work to your own initial on a remote basis. You will also be adaptable, both in general but also in regard to IT software.

What you'll get in return
You will received a competitive hourly rate as well as the ability to work from home with some flexibility on hours. Working for this firm will be a great addition to your CV given their client base and the credibility of their reputation.

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 Madeleine French now on 0333 010 5607 (new direct line as I continue to work remotely). 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, refer a tax professional to receive retail vouchers following successful appointment.

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