Tax Specialist (part-time)

Expiring today

Recruiter
Location
Brockley, London (Greater)
Salary
£35-£45k FTE (DOE)
Posted
21 May 2018
Closes
21 Jun 2018
Ref
0518 Tax
Role
Finance

TAX SPECIALIST (Part-Time)

In Brief...

Our client's practice has a primary focus on providing high quality tax advisory, compliance and business support services to a range of personal and corporate clients within the creative industries. As it is a small practice, there is a key focus on a highly professional, yet friendly and approachable attitude to our clients.

The current vacancy is mainly in personal tax for individuals/sole traders working in the creative industries, although there may be scope to extend this role to corporation tax compliance and other professional services.

The requirement is 1 day per week to be arranged flexibly. The role would ideally suit a highly skilled candidate for whom flexibility in working hours is a priority.

In more detail...

  •          The ideal candidate will be qualified to ATT level and have experience working in an accountancy practice environment.
  •         Familiarity with Excel, Xero, and Taxfiler software is necessary.
  •          Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  •          Have an understanding of the creative industries.  Knowledge of the classical music business would be a tremendous advantage.
  •          The candidate will be capable of working independently and confidently to produce self-assessment tax returns for sole traders/individuals.
  •          Salary in the range of £35-45K pro rata, depending on qualifications and experience.  
  •          Some administrative work may also required to ensure the smooth running of a small practice.

Skills/ Experience/ Qualifications Required

  • Be able to produce sole trader accounts from excel or paper-based records.
  • Review and manage the self-assessment tax return process for a portfolio of clients throughout the tax year.
  • Exhibit technical competence to undertake the relevant area of work. To that end, undertake the preparation and finalisation of self-assessment tax returns whilst using and understanding legislation appropriately.
  • In particular, familiarity with the legislation around double taxation of business profits is required.
  • Be capable of taking responsibility for billing tax return fees, keeping accurate records, monitoring own time incurred, completing time sheets accurately, on a timely basis and undertake analysis as directed.
  • Liaise with the client throughout the year and practice the principles of excellent client service at all times.
  • Identify and advise on tax planning opportunities and to undertake specialist technical assignments as required.

Apply for Tax Specialist (part-time)

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.


When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on Timewise Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs