Assistant Tax Manager

Location Edinburgh
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Fergus Wade

Contact email:
Contact phone: 07866304002
Job ref: 134737
Published: 2 months ago
Expiry date: 12 Jun 2024 00:59

Assistant Tax Manager l Edinburgh or Glasgow l Hybrid 



Change Recruitment are supporting the recruitment of an Assistant Tax Manager in their Edinburgh or Glasgow office on a permanent basis with hybrid working. If you’re an experienced tax professional looking to join a renowned firm and develop your career, you’d be encouraged to apply.

Your key responsibilities:

  • Prepare and submit annual tax returns for individuals and trusts promptly.
  • Negotiate correct tax liabilities with HMRC within specified time frames.
  • Provide proactive advice on tax mitigation and organize clients' tax affairs.
  • Respond promptly to client, HMRC, and other agent queries and correspondence.
  • Maintain internal records and files, ensuring up-to-date client information.
  • Complete draft Tax Returns for individuals and trusts, including necessary calculations.
  • Lodge Client Tax Returns with the Inspector of Taxes and appeal incorrect assessments when necessary.
  • Keep abreast of relevant tax legislation and rules, ensuring continuous professional development.
  • Participate in training sessions for the tax department and the wider firm.

Key skills and experience you’ll ideally have:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience in a similar role, with a strong background in Personal Tax, UK Income Tax and Capital Gains.
  • Preferably ATT and/or CIOT qualified to demonstrate a deep understanding of tax legislation and rules.
  • Strong processing skills, numerical proficiency, and high attention to detail.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team and independently with minimal supervision.
  • Initiative to take on complex individual tax returns and provide assistance to managers.

If you are looking to be part of a supportive team, embrace a hybrid working model, and continue your professional growth we’d love to hear from you so please get in touch and/or send your CV at the earliest opportunity to