Tax Manager

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Commerce & Industry
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Vanessa Tomba

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01312405281
Job ref: 134726
Published: 23 days ago
Expiry date: 02 Apr 2024 00:59

Change Accountancy and Finance are partnering with a successful firm within professional services for the recruitment of a Tax Manager to join their Personal Tax team. Working alongside the Tax Director, you will be responsible for overseeing and managing a wide range of tax compliance and advisory services for clients. This role requires expertise in personal tax matters and a deep understanding of UK tax legislation. The successful candidate will play a key role in providing strategic tax advice and solutions to clients while ensuring compliance with relevant regulations.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage and review personal tax compliance work, including tax returns and computations
  • Provide expert advice on personal tax matters, addressing client inquiries and concerns
  • Assist in developing tax planning strategies to optimise clients' tax positions and minimize liabilities
  • Complete Capital Gains Tax calculation from information obtained internally or from the client;
  • Stay abreast of changes in tax legislation and regulations, ensuring compliance and advising clients accordingly
  • Mentor and support junior members of the tax team, fostering their professional development
  • Assist the Director/Partners with ad hoc duties or queries as required

Skills and experience you'll ideally have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting/ Finance, or related field
  • Professional qualification (e.g., ATT, CTA) preferred
  • Strong knowledge of UK tax legislation and regulations, with a focus on personal tax
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to explain complex tax concepts to clients
  • Experience in supervising and mentoring junior staff

Salary offered for the role up to £57,000 per annum plus benefits. Hybrid working week from the Edinburgh office - Glasgow candidates are also welcomed to apply, with occasional visits to Edinburgh office.

If you'd like to apply or find out more, please get in touch and/or send your CV at the earliest opportunity to