Tax Supervisor/Assistant Manager

AR 11773
£35,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:

Karen Hedger

020 3225 6123
Our client a fast growing professional services firm is seeking to recruit a Tax Supervisor/ Assistant Manager to manage a tax team of five.

The role is a varied and interesting one, within a very busy and growing department, so there is ample opportunity for career progression.

The Private Client Tax Department is responsible for a portfolio of clients who need assistance with personal Tax Returns and full support with ongoing advisory issues which regularly arise. This newly created position will take the team to 5 full-time permanent members.

The successful candidate will manage a portfolio of clients commensurate with their level of experience. Key responsibilities will include:
  • Reviewing Tax Returns prepared by junior members of staff.
  • Managing consultancy/advisory assignments for Private Clients and, as required, clients of other departments within the firm.
  • Handling HMRC enquiries, with suitable back-up as and when required.
  • Liaising with corporate departments and providing assistance with personal Tax Returns attached to clients within those departments as required.
  • Managing junior members of staff
  • Reporting regularly to senior staff
  • Supporting new business development by attending prospective client meetings, preparing quotes and engagement letters and assisting with the on-boarding process.
The ideal candidate will likely to have the following attributes:
  • ATT qualification or equivalent.
  • At least studying for CTA.
  • At least 4 years’ experience of working in a professional tax department, preferably a private client tax department
  • Strong ability to communicate clearly and concisely with clients.
  • Team leadership experience.
  • Strong knowledge of regulatory requirements.
  • Interest in non-domiciled individuals.
  • Confidence to research answers to queries and present solutions to managers and partners.
If you are seeking a Tax Assistant Manager/Supervisor role in South West London, please contact Austin Rose the public practice recruitment specialists.