Corporate Tax Assistant Manager/Manager

Offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness. Also open to Remote
20 May 2024
20 Jun 2024
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Contract, Interim, Permanent

Corporate Tax Assistant Manager/Manager

At CT the success of our business is founded on being able to recruit the best people, who share our values and are driven to make a positive impact. As a result, we are recognised as a market leader and a firm that creates real and lasting value for our clients. We provide you with opportunities to drive change and make a difference.

Our tax department is one of the largest outside the big four in Scotland, with a broad range of clients and a focus on delivering the best client service. We are looking for ambitious individuals to join our Corporate Tax team at Assistant Manager and Manager level. Like many organisations, we have adapted our working practices – we have a dynamic working model, giving our people flexibility around where they work.

The role offers clear opportunities for advancement and the level of technical work will provide a varied and challenging development path.

What you will do:

The main duties of the roles include:

  • Responsibility for delivery of exceptional client care. Oversee a portfolio of clients to deliver work according to budget and deadlines. Reviewing corporation tax compliance work, tax accounting figures & disclosures, and assisting junior members with technical queries. Provide ad hoc tax advice and identifying opportunities for clients. Involvement with technical tax advice on specialist advisory projects. Examples of recent advisory projects we have undertaken include demergers, refinancing, restructuring, due diligence, capital allowance reports, overseas tax matters, property transactions, amongst others. Coaching and developing junior members of staff, including responsibility for appraisals and facilitating objective setting. Working with partners, build client relationships and assisting in business development activities. Liaising with colleagues across the firm to provide a co-ordinated service to clients. Managing fee aspects of the client engagement and handling due diligence client take on procedures.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a skilled and enthusiastic professional with:  

  • Expertise in corporate tax matters and preferably some experience of working with SME clients. A relevant qualification is desirable, this may be ATT, CTA, or CA, but is not essential if you have relevant experience, Be able to identify and advise on tax issues arising as part of the compliance process. A good understanding of the tax legislation and the ability to explain technical issues to clients and colleagues. Experience of reviewing work and coaching staff. Business development skills. Good written and oral communication skills and IT skills. Ability to work as part of a team. Problem solving skills and the ability to take responsibility. Motivated and committed to continuously developing skills. Effective time manager who can organise and delegate work efficiently to deliver on time and in budget.

About CT:

CT brings together more than 180 specialists providing a wide range of high-quality professional services. Headquartered in the heart of Edinburgh’s city centre we also have offices in Inverness and Glasgow and a virtual office in London. As members of a globally connected network of more than 175 firms in 83 countries, we bring world-class capabilities and high-quality services to clients, and a fantastic workplace culture and global opportunity to our people.

Like many organisations, we have adapted our working practices – we have a dynamic working model, giving our people flexibility around where they work. We trust you to work where you work best.  This could be at home, in the office or a combination of the two. All we ask is that you attend client meetings in person as necessary and have occasional face to face catch ups with your team.

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