10 October 2017 - 9 November 2017

Job Title: Tax Adviser
Reporting to: Manager/Partner
Hours of work: Full time - 12 month contract
Location: Heathrow
Salary: £36,000 gross per annum

About Us

Wilkins Kennedy is a top 20 firm of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisers providing a full range of accounting and business advisory services to a diverse range of businesses and individuals across the UK and overseas.  We operate from 17 regional offices based across the South of England with a turnover of £47 million, 74 partners and over 600 members of staff.

Job Purpose

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

Main Duties

Client Work

  • Become involved with the day-to-day interactions with our clients and attending meetings to discuss the company’s/individuals tax affairs

  • Take an active lead on our compliance clients’ tax affairs including working to minimize potential tax liability

  • Preparation of tax advice for corporate and individual clients

  • Assisting with larger advisory projects as required

  • Supporting colleagues across the offices with tax assistance

  • Ensuring that billing is done on a timely basis

Personal Development

  • Attendance at in house meetings

  • Regular reading of tax journals

  • Review topical tax matters and updates clients where appropriate

Skills and Experience

  • Previous tax experience in a similar role

  • International experience (Canada in particular) desirable but not essential

  • Currently studying towards or ATT/CTA/ATII qualified / or ACA/ACCA qualified (or international equivalent)

  • Ability to complete basic corporate and personal tax returns

  • Ability to cope with pressure of meeting regular tight regulatory and other deadlines

  • General understanding of income tax; corporate and personal tax returns

  • Ability to prioritise own work

  • Experience of attending and contributing to client meetings

To Apply

All applications should be made through the Experienced Hire Application Form by the closing date of 9 November 2017.

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