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Tax Associate

Location
Liverpool, Merseyside
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
20 Jul 2022

Job Description

Role Overview:

We are looking to recruit an experienced and dynamic Associate to join the Tax team working internally within the business providing support to the client facing members of the firm.

Our Tax team provides UK-wide tax compliance services to our colleagues in the tax stream. The teams scope of service includes personal, corporate and indirect taxation.

The successful candidate will play a key role in contributing to the next phase of our Shared Service strategy.

This permanent opportunity is offering an excellent competitive salary. Alongside this, there is also a generous standard benefits package which includes 25 day s holiday, a personal pension scheme with matched employer contributions, life assurance cover and income protection cover. In addition to this, a range of voluntary benefits is on offer including;

  • buy up to ten days extra holiday;
  • add on private medical, personal accident, dental insurance or travel insurance;
  • Bike to Work scheme;
  • discounts off cinemas, dining, and gyms;
  • an interest free season ticket loan or interest free graduate loan;
  • childcare vouchers;
  • online health assessment and employee assistance programme.

The Role:

This will be a challenging and rewarding role where you will:

  • Support regional client facing tax teams with review and QA of personal, corporate and tax returns processed by the tax hub team.
  • Also involved in employment tax or new projects within the team
  • Monitor throughput, productivity and accuracy of team members output
  • Embed a continuous improvement ethic through effective monitoring and route cause analysis of errors and omissions
  • Deliver coaching and feedback to team members to help improve quality and aid in their development
  • Work extensively with our tax software and workflow tools
  • Deliver QA outputs to agreed timescale, quality and volume
  • Deal with internal queries with colleagues and teams across the business.
  • Provide support to other colleague teams in the department dependent upon seasonality of core work
  • Build relationships with colleagues and stakeholders in local offices
  • Monitoring productivity output and quality of the teams
  • Provide cover for the Tax Team Senior Associates during holidays and absences
  • Monitor throughput, productivity and accuracy of team members output ensuring team and individuals deliver SLA s and KPI s

Role specific training will be provided.

Technical requirements and professional skills:

  • ATT Qualified or equivalent QBE
  • Demonstrable experience of Corporate and Personal tax work
  • IT skills - strong working knowledge of MS Excel, other MS Office products and similar desktop applications. Knowledge of Alphatax and CCH tax software is advantageous
  • Well presented with a professional level of communication - both verbal and written
  • Good time management, organisation skills and the ability to prioritise and complete tasks with limited supervision.
  • Viewed by others as a trusted advisor and advocate
  • Energised, enthusiastic and results orientated
  • Ability to work well in a team environment - mentoring/supervising experience is advantageous.
  • Ability to use own initiative and take a flexible approach.

Additional Information:

Location: Liverpool or Remote working, with a flexible approach to working

Duration: Permanent

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: 25 day s holiday, a personal pension scheme with matched employer contributions, life assurance cover and income protection cover. In addition to this, a range of voluntary benefits is on offer including; buy up to ten days extra holiday; add on private medical, personal accident, dental insurance or travel insurance; Bike to Work scheme; discounts off cinemas, dining, and gyms; an interest free season ticket loan or interest free graduate loan; childcare vouchers; online health assessment and employee assistance programme.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 662542960-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: BDO
    BDO
  • Location: Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent