Tax Senior in Norwich at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 5/17/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Mixed Tax Senior to join our office in Norwich!

Mixed Tax Senior

This is a newly created role where the successful candidate will be working closely with the business owners, senior staff, managers from our regional offices. It is essential that candidates can work effectively in a client-facing, managerial role.

This an opportunity for a driven and ambitious individual to flourish by gaining well-rounded compliance and advisory exposure.

A wide range of benefits would be available to the successful individual to include a highly competitive remuneration package, pension and flexible working hours. On top of this, you will be encouraged to learn and development personally and will be expected to be an active member in the Haines Watts National Technical Tax Team.

The work will be varied in nature with an emphasis on tax advisory issues. The work will include IHT, CGT, trusts, shareholder issues, corporate tax, business re-structuring, business development and team management responsibilities.

Duties include:

  • Building relationships and interacting with clients to provide excellent planning, consulting and expertise Providing innovative tax planning and reviewing complex income tax returns and working on ad-hoc tax assignments for the partners
  • Representing the practice by attending network functions & events
  • Ensuring that all internal and client based, and legislative deadlines are met
  • You would be expected to contribute to tax advisory projects
  • You will be responsible for ensuring that the firm's standard processes are used in the production of compliance tax work and ensuring that technical standards are maintained
  • You may be required to take part in the recruitment and selection of team members
  • You will be expected to seek opportunities to increase client billings and to seek new clients for the practice where possible
  • You will keep up to date with internal communications, policies and procedures and ensure anyone reporting to you does the same

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Substantial experience in tax, in an accountancy firm.
  • CTA qualified or in the final stages of the CTA qualification preferred;
  • Creates a culture of continuous improvement; encouraging others to have ideas and come up with imaginative solutions to difficult problems.
  • Is comfortable interacting with employees, clients, potential clients and connectors on all levels with the ability to change your communication style to suit to occasion.


  • Be authentic in every situation and like to be connected to your team, clients and local communities
  • Like to listen and understand, to show up every day with passion and to stand up for things that matter to you
  • Be driven to succeed, take initiative and want results


CTA qualified or in the final stages of the CTA qualification (preferred)

What you get back from us;

  • Flexible working
  • Competitive salary
  • Study support package if applicable
  • Excellent personal development programmes to support career growth opportunities
  • Structured development and leadership training
  • Flexible benefits reward package
  • Ability to progress all the way to the top!

The Haines Watts Way:

Our collective aspirations are simple:

  • We strive to build and develop valued relationships as a trusted business advisor to our clients and connections.
  • We strive to show passion for our work in helping clients achieve their goals and using our initiative to help solve problems.
  • But above all, we strive to be authentic and inclusive as part of our DNA.

If you are keen to secure a progressive role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm offering a great career progression, please apply today to find out more.

We do not pay agency fees where speculative and unsolicited CVs are submitted to Haines Watts by any means. For any CVs which are submitted without instruction from the Haines Watts Recruitment team, Haines Watts reserves the right to contact and work directly with these candidates without payment of any agency fee.

Job Requirements

Mixed Tax Senior


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