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Tax Manager

North East England

  • Reference: 382396
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: 45000

  • Location: Darlington

The Company

Our client are a leading firm of Chartered Accountants based in Darlington, currently looking for a Corporate Tax Manager to join the team.

The Role

The key duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Providing tax advice to a portfolio of predominantly owner-managed businesses.
  • Identifying tax planning opportunities to raise with clients.
  • Ensuring that all compliance is completed in good time and deadlines are met.
  • To manage your own client portfolio.
  • To prepare more complex tax computations.
  • Preparation and review of tax accounting disclosures in company accounts.
  • Tax audit review work.
  • Assisting in preparing P11Ds.
  • To provide support on planning projects and research technical issues on advisory work such as asset/business sales, succession planning and tax residency issues.
  • To start dealing with more complex client queries (internal and external) and provide tax planning advice.
  • Planning and executing the longer-term strategy of the department along with the departmental partner and directors.

The Person

The firm prides itself on providing pro-active advice and the successful candidate will require the following knowledge, skills and experience:

  • CTA qualified with a background of working in tax.
  • Competent in Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Methodical approach to work.
  • Demonstrates clear written and verbal communication skills with both staff and clients.
  • Demonstrate the ability to make decisions, solve problems and take appropriate action.
  • An understanding of the link between effective performance management and business results.
  • Ability to adapt leadership style for different team members.
  • Ability to prioritise workload in order to achieve client deadlines, as well as other day to day work.
  • To actively participate in team meetings making a wide range of suggestions.


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