Education Specialist (Xero Tax)

Milton Keynes, UK
Great remuneration package with benefits
05 Jan 2021
05 Feb 2021
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant, Tax
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant

Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive. 

At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.

How you’ll make an impact

Part of the Xero family, Xero Tax is a cutting edge piece of software that is very much ahead of the curve when it comes to Tax software and some way ahead of our competitors

The education team is a vital part of Xero’s success and our content makes a meaningful difference to the lives and businesses of more than a million customers around the world.

As an Education Specialist for the Xero Tax, you’ll play a key role in this high-performing and growing team, who exist to create skilled and confident customers, able to get the most out of the Xero platform.

What you’ll do

You’ll apply your passion for training/support to create and deliver our world-class education experiences on Xero’s accounts production and tax platform, Xero Tax. You’ll deliver education via multiple learning methods, including face-to-face classroom training at regional events in the UK, e-Learning and live webinars.  You will need to keep on top of any Finance Act changes to make sure that education content remains compliant.

Aside from the day-to-day delivery of content, you’ll get involved in a hugely diverse range of special projects, including supporting new product launches as the Xero Tax product evolves, presenting at large scale industry events (e.g Xerocon, Xero Roadshows) and planning new ways to deliver education material.

There will be periodic travel within the UK ( possibly EMEA)  for short periods of time.

What you’ll bring with you

  • Taxation qualification desirable (ATT/CTA)
  • Accounting or Bookkeeping qualification desirable
  • Using or supporting UK Accounts Production and Tax software
  • Excellent Xero knowledge or similar cloud accounting software
  • Delivering training or supporting experiences to customers
  • Confident speaker - delivering presentations to customers or colleagues
  • Stakeholder management experience
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Exceptionally customer focused
  • Attention to detail and follow-up 
  • Ability to seek out information
  • Excellent communicator with stakeholders at all levels
  • Work with colleagues across the business  to deliver projects against committed time frames

Why Xero?

At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer a great remuneration package with benefits that support a range of lifestyle choices and requirements  and the opportunity to participate in Xero’s success through our Long Term Incentive scheme. Xero has rapidly expanding offices in London, Milton Keynes and Manchester and our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development. 

Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully. We are a Stonewall Diversity Champion, and Disability Confident committed. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.

For more information, and to apply, please visit our website via the apply button below. 

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