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Corporate Tax Adviser

Job Purpose

The purpose of this role is to provide compliance, support and basic tax advice to a portfolio of clients. This will cover tax research, tax computations, tax returns and advisory work.


Main Duties

Client Work

  • Handle a client portfolio with limited day to day supervision
  • Preparation of Corporation Tax Returns
  • Preparation of basic tax advice for clients, including year end planning, with appropriate support
  • Become involved with the day-to-day interactions with our clients, for example attending meetings and the client’s site to discuss the company’s/individuals tax affairs
  • Take an active lead on our compliance clients’ tax affairs
  • Provide support and training to the trainees in the team
  • Supporting colleagues across the offices with tax advice/assistance
  • Ensuring good working capital management to include billing, Work In Progress and recoverability of debts
  • Review topical tax matters and advise to appropriate clients with appropriate support

Personal Development

  • Attendance at in house meetings and external courses
  • Regular reading of tax journals
  • Develop strong client relationships
  • Develop marketing skills
  • Attend local networking events


Skills and Experience

  • Ability to complete and understand corporate and/or personal tax returns
  • An ability to manage a portfolio effectively and meet client expectations
  • Team player able to develop good relationships with clients and within the firm
  • Self-motivation and positive attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability so make suggestions should problems arise
  • Ability to cope with the pressure of meeting regular tight regulatory and other deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise own work
  • Experience of attending and contributing to client meetings


To be considered for this role, please send your CV to hrteamwest@wilkinskennedy.com (FAO Anna Gibbs, Regional Recruitment Manager) or apply directly here.

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