Business Tax Senior

AJ Chambers
Guildford, Surrey
27 May 2021
26 Jun 2021
Job Role
Accountant, Tax

Business Tax Senior

The firm, a highly sought after Top 10 practice, provide a wide range of tax and consulting services to a broad range of companies, from quoted multinational groups to owner managed businesses.

Purpose of role:

As a Senior, you will be part of the delivery team on tax advisory and tax compliance services to a wide range of owner-managed and corporate businesses.  You will be responsible for reporting to and supporting the Manager and Partner group on larger projects as required.

Key responsibilities:

Client work including:

  • Drafting tax clearances and tax reports
  • Technical research
  • Prepare business tax computations/tax returns
  • Prepare election control sheets and client review sheets
  • Review Alphatax/Taxpoint lists to ensure all relevant prompts are cleared and deadlines met
  • Deals with HMRC correspondence including responding to enquiries
  • Prepare billing analyses and draft fee notes

Assisting other staff members

  • Provide support to other staff members and partners on chargeable and non-chargeable work when required


  • Ensuring relevant client deadlines are met
  • Involvement in some departmental administrative tasks

Key Competencies:

  • Planning and Organising - Must be able to plan workload in order to prioritise work to meet conflicting deadlines and cope with pressure.
  • Written and Oral communication - Good written communication skills are necessary to draft correspondence with clients and HMRC to explain technical issues in an easily understandable manner.  
  • Team work - Provide link in chain to supervise staff members below and support Directors above.
  • Maintain Technical Expertise – keep abreast of relevant tax rules/changes and the impact on your clients’ businesses

Candidate Profile


  • Qualified (or studying towards) accountant (ACA/ACCA/CA) and/or tax advisor (CTA)

Key Experience/Skills:

  • Significant corporate tax experience gained within the profession and or industry
  • Technically capable tax adviser who is able to assist in complex client work
  • Demonstrable experience of managing people
  • Appetite to grow business development skills

For more information on this opportunity please either apply, or contact Jodi King at AJ Chambers.

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