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Business Tax Consultant

  • Ref: JH2202

My client is looking for a Business Tax Advisory Consultant to join their team. The successful applicant will manage the delivery of business tax advisory assignments to time, budget and quality standards and will act as a point of contact for internal and external contacts on tax related queries.

Business Tax Consultant responsibilities include...


  • Working with Tax Partners/Directors on the planning and implementation of often complex tax assignments for a range of clients; ensuring all required inputs are identified and successfully coordinated, in order to meet client needs and deadlines, internal/ external standards and budgetary requirements
  • Deliver advice on Research & Development tax relief claims
  • Review more complex Corporation Tax and Capital Gains Tax computations
  • Review smaller assignments undertaken by personal/ compliance tax staff, plus occasionally audit and accounts staff; providing feedback to support the development of cross-functional working and technical knowledge
  • Continue the development of long-term professional relationships by communicating progress, problems, resolutions, financial information, tax activity and other business concerns to the client
  • Identify opportunities to sell additional services, such as tax planning and advisory work, to existing clients of the firm
  • Keep abreast of changes in tax legislation and developments within the profession

Business Tax Consultant requirements include...

Knowledge, skills and attributes

  • CTA qualified (or suitable alternative qualification and experience)
  • Circa 24+ months relevant experience, predominantly in a business tax environment, with exposure to range of complex assignments, or able to demonstrate that equivalent knowledge, experience and competency has been gained
  • Experience of public practice and managing a portfolio of tax client
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - articulate, approachable and able to deal with people at all levels, both in person and by telephone
  • Technically accurate at all times, particularly while working under pressure
  • Self-motivated and able to show initiative
  • Capable of drafting and maintaining clear and concise working papers/ records, in connection with all work
  • Good problem solving skills

Competitive salary with on the job trainingprovided. You will also get 25 days holiday plus bank holiday, pension, life assurance as well full flexible benefits package.

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