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Senior Tax Manager – North West based
Vacancy Description
We are seeking an experienced Senior Tax Manager to further enhance our team. The successful candidate will provide and expand our corporate tax compliance and advisory services. We are a top 50 award winning professional services firm with an excellent reputation for training staff in a friendly and welcoming environment.

The Role: Senior Tax Manager

Hours: Full Time

Location: North West based with travel to the Preston office required a maximum of once per week. With the flexibility to also work from our other offices if they are closer to the candidate’s home.

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Competitive benefits package: including private medical, group life assurance, company pension, health and wellbeing initiatives and bespoke flexible benefits scheme


The key responsibilities of this role are:


·        Delivery of corporate tax compliance services to SMEs and subsidiaries of MNEs, including review / preparation of CT computations and accounting disclosures in accordance with FRS 102, and preparation of tax reports.

·        Delivery of corporate tax advice (e.g. cross border issues, corporate interest restriction, R&D, patent box, capital allowances).

·        Dealing with HMRC enquiries.

·        Transaction support, including due diligence reports.

·        Review of work performed by junior staff and contributing to their development.

·        Development and expansion of advisory services.

·        Ensure services are delivered profitably and invoiced promptly.

·        Contribute to process improvements and driving efficiencies.

·        Promotion of the Corporate Tax services to both new and existing clients.

·        Deliver presentations to clients and potential clients, demonstrating credibility of the team

·        Support the marketing efforts of the business, including writing articles, giving interviews, presenting at events, and providing social media and website updates.


Your key skills must include:


·        The ACA/ACCA and/or CTA qualification

·        Excellent knowledge of UK Corporate Tax legislation.

·        Thorough understanding of company accounts including groups, especially on corporate and deferred tax provisions.

·        Excellent written and oral communication skills, and ability to tailor communications to different levels of client sophistication.

·        Confidence/ability to present information effectively to staff and clients.

·        Confidence/ability to network with fellow professionals.

·        Highly numerate.

·        Ability to prioritise and work to deadlines.

·        Attention to detail.

·        Flexible, resourceful, and enthusiastic about tax.

·        Solutions focussed approach.

·        Ability to review work, provide honest feedback, and manage and develop staff.

·        Proficient in Word, Excel and CT software applications.

We are looking to recruit as soon as possible and will make an appointment as soon as a suitable candidate is found.