Assistant Tax Manager

 Job Description:

Job Title: Tax Manager

Location: Jersey

A bit about the Company:

A leading firm of accountants which deals mainly with small to medium sized privately owned companies, trust firms, pensions etc.

Job Description:

  • To provide support to the organisations growing tax department. Their role is a combination of administrative assistance and tax support. Perform higher level functions such as processing tax returns and maintaining databases and well as assisting with policies and procedures.
  • Good general knowledge of Jersey and UK tax for individuals, trusts and companies. This includes the distribution rules for Jersey companies, Jersey tax for trusts and individuals, value added tax, non-resident landlords, trust and estate income tax, capital gains tax, inheritance tax, annual tax on enveloped dwellings.
  • Train, coach and develop junior members of the team.
  • The position offers the opportunity to manage your own small portfolio
  • The career offers opportunities to study for relevant professional qualifications and learning the roles and responsibilities from more senior employees to enable them to progress over work falls outside the scope of fixed fee arrangements, to discuss with management and ensure special bills

The successful candidate is likely to have:

  • Good understanding of the tax laws and regulations
  • At least 4 years experience in tax;
  • Studying towards tax exams or ATT qualified;
  • Proficiency in computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and database systems;
  • Good mathematical skills;
  • Experience in financial services is desirable but not necessary.
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