Tax Accountant

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lucy Regan

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Lucy Regan

We are excited to be partnering with an accountancy firm that is certainly not your traditional firm of accountants! This organisation are a breath of fresh air within their field, consisting of some fun and down to earth individuals who are highly ambitious and dynamic.

If you are currently working for an accountancy practice but feel bored by your day-to-day duties, or struggle to see the progression on offer, then you should certainly consider this role.

This energetic and forward-thinking business are now looking for a Tax Accountant to join their team as soon as possible. This role will be focusing on personal and corporation tax; however, it will also have some involvement in supporting the Client Accountants over their busy periods. Therefore, candidates with a variety of experience, not just tax, would be a great addition to this team.

As the Tax Accountant your day will look something like the below with tons of opportunity to develop and progress where you want.

-Offering a high-quality service to a portfolio of clients, consisting of SME businesses, around their personal tax issues
-Ensuring clients know about any tax liabilities in a timely manner
-Responding to any queries regarding personal tax affairs quickly and professionally
-Preparation of corporate tax computations in support of tax provisions to be included in financial statements and for submission to HMRC
-Completing all tax payments and tax return filings
-Providing support in advising clients on tax planning opportunities
-Drafting correspondence with the client and HMRC
-Looking after clients self-assessments from start to finish
-Research and development reviews
-Working closely with the audit and accounts teams to assist them with tax provisions in accounts
-Support the Client Accountants with any additional account's preparation work across busy periods

You will need to have a background in tax to be considered for this position. Other than that, it's all about you and how you motivate yourself on a day-to-day basis. Our client is looking for someone progressive and full of energy that can bring new ideas into the business.

Please get in touch with Lucy Regan or Emma Dugdale for a further chat.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.