Corporate Tax Assistant Manager - Cambridge (Nat. Mkts)

England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
£43000 - £45000 per annum
11 Feb 2019
11 Mar 2019
Anna-Marie Tucker
Job Role
Tax Specialist
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified

This big 4 accountancy firm in Cambridge are recruting a qualified corporate tax assistant manager to join the national markets team.

Client Details

My client is part of a global network of firms that offers Audit, Tax & Pensions, Consulting, Deal Advisory and Technology services. Through the talent of over 16,000 colleagues, they bring our creativity and insight to their clients most critical challenges.

With offices across the UK, they work with everyone from small start-ups and individuals to major multinationals, in virtually every industry imaginable. Thier work is often complex, yet their vision is simple: to be the clear choice for their clients, for their people and for the communities they work in.


For each client, working as a member of the client service team to provide corporate tax services including:

Providing tax technical advice to clients on a range of issues depending on the nature of the clients business and what they are doing with the business, for example:

Mergers and Acquisitions
Expansion plans
Entering new markets
Developing new products
Moving premises
Staff reward issues

Overseeing the provision of tax compliance services, including:

o Maintaining contact with the client and agreeing scope of works
o Agreeing scope, budget, timetable etc with the Centre of Excellence
o Acting as an interface between the client and CoE
o Providing guidance to the team in the CoE on complex issues
o Implementing the firm's advice in submitting returns and negotiating with HM Revenue & Customs
o Reviewing corporation tax computations


Qualified (ACA or CTA) or equivalent, with post-qualification experience
Sound knowledge of UK corporate taxation and preferably an awareness of international tax issues
Sound knowledge of accountancy principles, in particular accounting for tax (including deferred taxation and accounts disclosures)
Strong time and task management skills. Able to remain calm when under pressure and meet deadlines
Sustains a high level of drive, shows enthusiasm and a positive attitude when coping with pressure at work
Monitors and upholds high quality of service and products to clients (internal and external). A practical approach to problems with client focus and commercial awareness
Takes personal responsibility and accountability for own work. Continuously learns from experiences. Seeks out feedback and development opportunities

Job Offer

Base Salary and competitive package