Tax Specialist

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Tax Specialist to join Brachers growing Private Client team at our offices based in Maidstone Kent. This is a client focused role with a wide spectrum of responsibilities and a key addition to our firm.

As part of the role you will develop business from existing and new clients, identifying opportunities and develop and build on your specialist areas of technical sector knowledge.

You will manage and oversee a significant portfolio of clients in a hands on technical capacity, delivering solutions on wide ranging opportunities, across areas such as:

  • Personal Tax
  • Corporate Tax
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Inheritance Tax
  • Income Tax
  • Stamp Duty
  • Tax Return (Audit and Preparation)
  • Accounts (Audit and Preparation)
  • Business Property Relief
  • Agricultural Property Relief
  • Offshore

As well as the responsibilities in Private Client you will also work with other teams across the business to assist with tax advice, as required.

The role requires the successful candidate to;

  • Contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of tax services to the client
  • Build and maintain tax relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service
  • Build relationships both within the firm and externally with clients, identifying opportunities and managing expectations
  • Assist with the successful delivery of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken
  • Be responsible for day-to-day client liaison
  • Assist clients with their wider tax compliance obligations
  • Assist in marketing taxation services with the service line manager and directors
  • Attend certain networking events, in order to promote the firm, as required
  • Supervise a junior accountant

To fulfil this role we would expect you to have the following technical expertise:

  • Qualified tax professional - ATT, CTA, similar qualification
  • Confident and well organised
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills with ability to communicate at all levels
  • Excellent IT Skills
  • Thorough and methodical approach to work
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Adaptable to take on cases not specifically on your own allocation

To be considered for the position please submit your CV with a covering letter to Jaki Shepherd. Alternatively if you would prefer a confidential informal chat with a senior member of the Private Client team please email Jaki who will be happy to arrange a phone call at your convenience.

Email your CV to our HR team