Job Title: Personal Tax Manager / Senior Manager Location: Edinburgh
Your new company
This is a firm that are held in the highest regard, for the client base, quality of work and reputation as an employer of choice. The firm have an opportunity for a personal tax manager / senior manager to join them on a permanent basis.
Your new role
You will be working within the Private Wealth and Estates Group which provides a wide range of lead advisory, audit and accounting services to private clients and their businesses. You will predominantly support partners and directors with the team's growing body of accounts, audit and wide variety of advisory services.The Private Wealth and Estates Group staff and partners advise businesses ranging from large corporations to small family companies, all of which are owned by wealthy individuals. A proportion of the group's work relates to large landed estates and their associated operating structures, including trusts and general partnerships. The overall aim of the role is to provide outstanding client service in a professional and efficient manner tailored to give the client the benefit of exceptional advice and maximum added value.The role reports to Partners and senior managers/directors.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be enthusiastic and technically capable, with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills. The position will require a high level of ability and commitment, with the ability to manage deadlines and run multiple projects concurrently. You will be self-motivated, display a positive approach and have the ability to get things done. In addition, you will possess the confidence and professionalism to establish credibility at all levels, be commercially minded and have a clear perception of client requirements.
You will be ACA/ACCA qualified with a good exam record. You will need to have experience in managing a portfolio of small to large clients as well as having strong technical skills.The firm will provide training and support to help develop the successful candidate's specialist knowledge and capabilities. A willingness to sit CTA or STEP would be an advantage. Training for such exams would be provided.Systems used are MS Teams, Excel, Word, CCH Audit Automation and CCH Accounts Production.
What you'll get in return
You will benefit from a dynamic and varied workload and excellent prospects for progression along with a discretionary bonus. You will also have access to an interest free season ticket loan on completion of probationary period and 25 days annual leave. In addition, under the flexible benefits programme, employees are entitled to buy or sell up to five days holiday a year, subject to partner approval and group life cover of three times salary and a contributory pension scheme (The firm will contribute 4% of salary on a matched basis with employees after six months service) and you will have eligibility for the firm's Profit-Sharing Plan that runs from October to September each year. The scheme enables staff to share in the profits of the firm.
What you need to do now
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