Tax Semi-Senior - Corporation Tax - Lewes

£23,000 - £30,000
Ref: 1191 Date Posted: Wednesday 10 Jul 2024

A firm with an outstanding reputation in the marketplace - both as accountants and trusted business advisors, and also as a great employer, are looking to strengthen their tax team. The tax team have been enjoying ongoing success for a number of years and continue to win new and exciting clients. Therefore this is a great opportunity to further your client and technical exposure. 

The firm offer a full compliment of tax services including self assessment, capital gains, inheritance, trusts and estates and much more. This role has been designed to help an individual level up their compliance knowledge and experience, while moving and progressing them to more complex advisory work.

The role as Tax Semi-Senior in the Corporate Tax department:

  • Preparation of CT600 Corporate Tax returns & CT61 returns for a range of Limited Companies as well as the personal tax returns for Directors.
  • Timely advising of CT liabilities, knowledge of the group aspects of corporation tax, management of all necessary claims and elections including the most tax-efficient relief for losses.
  • Responsibility for a small portfolio of clients with support from Manager;
  • Assistance with advisory work including elements of ad hoc research on larger projects

The candidate: 

  • ATT qualified;
  • 1-2 years’ experience of corporate tax advisory with a proficient level of technical knowledge;
  • Knowledge of cross-border aspects of company taxation including double tax relief would be useful;
  • Previous knowledge and experience of issues affecting the sector would be an advantage;
  • Knowledge of accounting systems and control environments within a finance function;
  • Previous use of CCH or equivalent systems would be an advantage;
  • Strong Excel skills (including vlookup, sumif and Pivot Tables);
  • The role is not exclusively office based, therefore the ability to drive and access to your own transport to travel to client sites will be necessary.

The package:

  • £23-30k
  • There is full study support for ATT or CTA if required
  • Ongoing CPD provided
  • Flexible and hybrid working arrangements.

As far as being an employer goes, they are an absolute dream to work for and have a track record to prove it! Beautifully modern offices, ongoing progression opportunities internally, team days out, well-being initiatives, business development and networking opportunities, volunteering days and more.

When asking the team what makes the firm so amazing to work for - the resounding answer was THE PEOPLE! Being surrounded by friendly, clever and knowledgable colleagues! With their ever-growing team of 60, they have a brilliant "small firm" culture - but don't be fooled - they certainly have "big firm" ideas and that's what makes them so special to work for!

Please contact Lydia at ProTalent for further information or apply here and we will be in touch.