Tax Associate

  • Job Reference: 12012
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Lutterworth
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

12012 – Tax Associate Job Spec

Location: Lutterworth

Summary of the Role

Our client – a successful, expanding firm of chartered accountants in Lutterworth – is seeking an experienced Tax Associate to assist both private & corporate clients in preparing reports, investigating issues & to deliver effective solutions on a full-time permanent basis. Working alongside a small tax team and reporting to the Tax Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Championing existing tax ideas to deliver to clients, actively seeking selling opportunities from new & existing clients,
  • Managing a portfolio of clients, from a wide variety of business sectors with support from an experienced tax team,
  • Communicating with clients to obtain details required to complete returns in a timely manner,
  • Preparing personal tax returns, partnership returns & corporation tax returns,
  • Provide advisory support to clients regarding tax queries.


The Right Person

  • Part OR fully-qualified AAT / CTA,
  • An experienced candidate who understands tax rules and can hit the ground running,
  • The desire and drive to develop professionally (a training contract may be considered for CTA),
  • Excellent communication skills (written & verbal),
  • Good attention to detail, proactive, able to work to tight deadlines and willing to learn,
  • Strong IT skills. Incl. MS Office. Experience using IRIS Personal & Business Tax software preferred, but not essential.



  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (subject to qualifications / experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday: 20-days + Bank Holidays (increasing in line with service)
  • NEST Pension
  • Some flexibility on start/finish times
  • Real career progression pathways

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12012) on 0116 254 9404.