Accountancy & Finance

Manager / Senior Manager (Corporate Tax) - Practice

Ref: 886| Posted: 20th May 2024

Manager / Senior Manager - Corporation Tax - Practice – full or part time considered


We are looking for an experienced Manager or Senior Manager to join our clients fast-growing office in Harrogate to provide direct support to the partners by managing the corporate tax affairs of an existing portfolio of primarily owner-managed business clients.

The role

The mix of work will be varied as the client base is across a full range of business sectors, including property, innovation, farming, financial services, sport & entertainment and not for profit. 

In addition to the annual corporate tax compliance work, tax planning and advisory projects will arise as a matter of course across this diverse portfolio of clients.  These will include areas such as group tax planning, property transactions, capital allowances, R&D tax credits, s455 tax and cross border transactions.  Tax accounting will also be an essential part of the role.

The role would also include responsibility for the;

  • supervision/review of work undertaken by the tax seniors within the team, including some staff responsibilities and work planning.  The individual will in most cases report directly to the head of the corporate tax team and/or the client partner. Ongoing training will be provided, with the opportunity for the individual to attend the firm’s annual tax conference and to attend both internal and external training sessions.
  • The role provides a good range of work for someone with a solid corporate tax background. 

The ideal candidate will be pro-active and resilient.  They will require recent practical experience in running a corporate tax portfolio and have a detailed up to date working knowledge of corporate taxation issues. 

Experience of organising the delivery of tax work, problem solving and the ability to use their own initiative is essential.  In addition, they should possess the confidence and professionalism to establish credibility at all levels, be commercially minded and have a clear perception of client requirements. 

Previous experience of using computerised accounts and tax packages is useful. The firm uses Alphatax.

Applicants should be preferably CTA and/or ACA qualified (or equivalent)

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