VAT Assistant Manager

England, London
16 May 2019
13 Jun 2019
Bethan Dennis
Job Role
Tax Specialist
Contract Type
Level of qualification

VAT Assistant Manager based in London. This role will be providing Tax compliance and advisory services for a wide range of clients.

Client Details

The client is a Top 10 firm with a global network operating in a number of countries with offices worldwide. This is a fast growing company and they want to help you achieve your personal and professional ambitions. They consider themselves to be a people-powered business and pride themselves on the quality of those people.


* Responsible for all day to day tax compliance affairs of clients, and involved with related advisory matters, whilst being supervised by Manager/Director/Partner and communicating with clients
* There will be an expectation that you will take full responsibility for project delivery
* To ensure assignments are completed within agreed budgets and keep client/Partner informed of overruns and plan staff assignments in order to give an appropriate spread of experience
* Identify risk and technical matters, as well as selling opportunities, to the Partner/Senior Manager, whilst exercising judgement within agreed parameters
* Ensure professional standards are met and supervise, support and develop more junior staff both on-site at client premises and whilst in the office
* Will work as part of management team with other Tax managers within the business group, and provide support to the rest of the Tax team
* Counsel, appraise, develop and motivate staff as appropriate
* Participate in bids/proposals for new work as requested
* Develop professional relationships with clients and within the firm
* Pay attention to self-development and continuing professional education with a view to progressing within practice
* To support and work as a team player in achieving activities for their business area
* Consult with colleagues and Partners on technical and risk matters.


* Starting to gain staff management experience
* Significant understanding of and previous experience within tax compliance
* Some tax advisory experience preferable but not essential
* Maintain an in depth, up to date, knowledge of taxation
* Ability to manage a small client portfolio
* Some experience of dealing with client senior management
* Educated to degree level, and/or CTA and/or ACA qualified or equivalent
* Demonstrable post qualified experience

Job Offer

  • The opportunity to work for an inclusive and empowering culture that encourages people to 'be themselves'

  • Opportunity to progress career in a supportive work environment

  • Chance to work on a range of exciting projects

  • Manage your own portfolio

  • Competitive Salary

  • Great benefits package

  • Good work-life balance

If you want to hear more, please contact Bethan Dennis on 020-72692236 for a confidential discussion.

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