Experienced tax senior ATT for leading accountancy practice firm in Poole
You will be working for one of the South's leading accountancy practice firms based in their Poole Office.
The firm are currently looking for an experienced Tax Senior to join their team in Poole. You will be responsible for a portfolio of tax cases, including self-employed, partners, HNWI's and directors and will be preparing and submitting annual self-assessment tax returns and computations including CGT calculations, P11D and other sundry HMRC forms on a timely basis.
You will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the client accounts and build and maintain good relationships with the client base, and correspond and deal confidently with client enquiries in relation to their personal tax and business accounts issues and liabilities, ensuring any un-resolved issues are referred to the department manager/engagement partner; including the initial handling/ identification of both tax planning and tax investigation issues.
You will need to have previous experience in a tax compliance role, either at Assistant or Senior level along with previous experience in tax computation preparation for sole traders and partnerships. Experience of accounts preparation would be advantageous but is not essential. Up to date technical knowledge is essential and you will need to be organised and able to plan time efficiently in order to meet deadlines - particularly during the January tax return season.
You will have the ability to work independently and as part of a team, have strong interpersonal skills and ability and confidence to build rapport quickly with clients. You will be professional and discreet in demonstrating client care, ideally with exposure to providing a tax advisory service an advantage. A good working knowledge of MS Office 2010 (ie. Excel, Word, Outlook) and Digita would be ideal and if you have achieved, or are studying for, the ATT qualification that would be an advantage but is not essential if you have the right experience.
A competitive salary is on offer and there is a great range of benefits on offer too depending on your individual requirements including 25 days holiday + bank holidays, a contributory pension scheme, life assurance. permanent health insurance to name a few.
If you would like to discuss this opportunity, in confidence, please submit your CV immediately to Debbie Stent