We have an exciting new opportunity for a Tax Assistant to join our Sussex team.  Flexible working arrangements may be considered.  Your key responsibilities will be:

  • working as part of the tax team by supporting more senior colleagues with tax compliance and advisory projects as required;
  • drafting and completion of self-assessment tax returns for individuals, partnerships and trusts;
  • preparing statutory documentation;
  • administrative support for the tax department, updating systems, sending reminders etc;
  • liaising with clients and HMRC over the phone, by email and by letter;
  • dealing with HMRC queries;
  • ad-hoc duties as required.

Knowledge & Experience:

  • GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths and English, Grades A-C
  • degree in Maths, Finance, Business or Accountancy – desirable but not essential
  • working towards ATT / CTA
  • 12 months practice experience
  • good IT skills including Microsoft Outlook and Excel

Package:

  • competitive market rate salary
  • pension scheme
  • life assurance
  • 23 days annual leave (exc BH) – increasing by one day per year up to a maximum of 28 days
  • opportunity to purchase additional holiday days
  • 9 day working fortnight
  • free car parking
  • access to our corporate reward scheme
  • employee Assistance Programme
  • opportunity to develop your skills and progress within the Firm
  • relaxed and friendly working environment

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