Tax Manager

  • Job Reference: 12132
  • Date Posted: 20 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance, Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email:
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

12132 – Tax Manager Job Spec

Location: Leicester


Our client – an established chartered accountancy & wealth management consultancy based in Leicester – is seeking a CTA-qualified Tax Professional to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. Initially at Senior Tax Manager level, with a view to becoming Tax Partner for the office. It is possible – depending on circumstances – for the right candidate to step straight into Partnership.


The Role & Right Person

  • The successful candidate will possess experience in dealing with tax compliance and planning requirements for Sole Traders, Partnerships, Limited Companies and PLCs.
  • The successful candidate must have a minimum of ten years' experience within Personal and Corporate Tax compliance, incl. experience of all areas of Tax (Schedule D and E, GGT, IHT. Tax Planning experience would be useful. Experience of CCH software would be advantageous, but is not essential.
  • Support a Tax Partner, primarily with tax advisory work in its Leicester office, covering a broad range incl. corporate reorganisation work, share exchanges, demergers, reconstructions etc, as well as corporate issues re: loan relationships, intangibles etc.
  • You will also deal with share incentive arrangements and more routine private client tax planning re: business asset disposal relief, private residence relief, EIS/SEIS, general inheritance tax planning and all aspects of trust work.
  • Your work will include non-UK domiciliary clients, therefore some experience in this area and (ideally) offshore trusts would be advantageous. Share valuation experience would also be extremely helpful.
  • Experience of – and the ability to – network and market the firm's services and tax products within the wider professional and business community is essential.
  • The right person needs to be CTA-qualified. STEP and/or ADIT would be nice, although a good level of experience would be even better. Candidates should be at the level of or seeking to progress to the level of Senior Manager.



  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays
  • Benefits incl. Study Support (if already qualified ACA / possibly ACCA), Pension, Parking

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12132) on 0116 254 9404.