Tax Senior in Hereford at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 10/2/2020

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Job Description

JOB TITLE Tax Senior
LOCATION Hereford
REPORTS TO Managing Director

Haines Watts is a Top 15 firm of chartered accountants who specialise in advising and supporting business owners. We support over 35,000 companies and business owners around the UK, which gives our clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and knowledge. Our fresh thinking and practical business approach underpin our values.

OVERALL PURPOSE You will undertake tax compliance and administrative work.


OUR KIND OF PERSON * ATT qualified or desire to commence their ATT studies.
* Previous personal tax experience gained in a practice environment is desirable.
* Accuracy and attention to detail.
* Efficient and organised approach to work.
* Good IT skills and knowledge of Openspace and IRIS.
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
* Has a friendly, positive can-do attitude.
* Seeks direction from others when appropriate, achieves objectives, copes well with demanding situations and shows genuine interest.
* Manages own workload and is proactive if help or support is needed.
* Adopts calm and assured approach, makes time for people, shares knowledge.
* Being able to juggle a number of jobs, whilst demonstrating excellent time management skills to ensure all deadlines and expectations are met.
* Takes pride in all aspects of work.


THE SPECIFICS The key duties of this role are as follows:-
* Preparation of tax returns and computations, covering Self Assessment Tax Returns (personal and partnership) and Corporation Tax Returns (including iXBRL tagging), ready for Manager review and submission.
* Filing of returns.
* Maintenance of registers and monitoring of deadlines.
* Advising clients on tax liabilities in a timely manner.
* Assisting in preparing P11Ds.
* Providing support on planning projects and researching technical issues on advisory work.
* Responding to client queries.
* Liaising with HMRC.
* Admin and other ad hoc tasks as required by the Director or Manager.
* Professionally represent the firm and its interests in dealings with clients and other professionals.
* Working knowledge of the systems and processes needed to do your job.
* Take part in ad-hoc projects.
* You will treat information and data with the utmost confidence.

We're a busy team providing services to our clients and everyone is required to chip in and help out with other tasks and duties, as required. Due to the evolving nature of our business, job descriptions will periodically be reviewed. This could lead to minor amendments of which are considered reasonable in the delivery of your role.


If you are keen to secure a progressive Tax Senior role within a unique top 15 accountancy firm 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 any agency fee.