Tax Assistant

Recruiter
Langtons
Location
Liverpool, Merseyside (GB)
Salary
Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted
21 Jun 2022
Closes
30 Jun 2022
Where will they be working?
Flexible
Salary band
£20,000 - £30,000
Contract type
Training contract
Hours
Full Time

Become an integral part of our growing tax team providing key tax compliance and advisory services to a varied client basis.

You will work in the office and remotely, providing support to a Corporate Tax Manager and Partner. The successful candidate will either be working towards or have already begun a tax or accountancy professional qualification. Support will be provided for training to be completed.

Role and responsibilities

  • Assisting with the preparation and review of corporation tax returns.
  • Liaising directly with HMRC to resolve client matters.
  • Ensuring the corporate compliance process runs smoothly through regular monitoring of HMRC correspondence, client payments and tax return progress.

Over time it is expected that the role will become a mixed role combining corporate tax compliance and mixed tax advisory work.

About the ideal candidate

Essential:

  • Strong IT skills (especially Microsoft Excel and Word)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to manage time and meet deadlines
  • 2:1 Degree or higher in any discipline
  • 3 A levels grade A*-C (or equivalent)
  • 9 GCSE’s grade A*-C (or equivalent)

Desirable:

  • Work experience within an accountancy practice, with exposure to Corporate Tax
  • Experience with Alphatax software would be useful but not essential

What we offer

  • Competitive salary with increases for each exam success
  • Study support including tuition fees, materials and time off to study
  • Flexible working in a progressive environment
  • 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays