Vacancy posted: Monday, 19 September 2016

Assistant Tax Manager Edinburgh   32000 - 37000 per annum

Wilkinson & Associates are working with a highly respected, award winning financial services company based in Edinburgh city centre. This is a varied role that would suit applicants with a general corporate tax background and / or accountants keen to specialise in Tax. The Assistant Manager level is generally associated with recently qualified accountants having completed a 3 year training contract. However all applicants with Corporate Tax experience will be perused. The Group Tax team's purpose is to ensure that the business complies with its tax compliance and reporting requirements and generates value for the business.

This role will provide a tax compliance and advisory service, initially focussed on supporting a newly integrated business unit.

This is a varied position which includes advising on M&A activity, embedding tax risk frameworks and engaging with key stakeholders.

  • Building trusted relationships to become a valued business partner, influencing the business to seek tax advice at an early stage.
  • Applying commercial understanding of the business to ensure tax advice is pragmatic and aligned with business needs.
  • Communicating complex concepts and recommendations to a non-technical audience.
  • Regularly working to defined and tight timescales.
  • Managing tax-related procedures and issues for the relevant business area.
  • Ensuring tax reporting and compliance is complete and accurate.
  • Liaising with tax authorities as required.
  • Leading small projects or assisting with large scale projects.
  • Maintaining up-to-date professional knowledge.

To be considered for the role you must be a qualified accountant and / or chartered tax adviser. You must have a good understanding of UK corporate tax. It is expected you will have excellent communication skills, a proven problem solving skill set, attention to detail and sound organisational skills.

Job Reference:   RM103360

Contact Name Ross McQuarrie
Telephone 0131 225 8030
Address Wilkinson & Associates Ltd,
50 Melville Street,
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