Tax Assistant - Birmingham / Manchester / Glasgow / Cardiff
At KPMG we have re-imagined careers in corporate tax compliance. Our centralised tax compliance services are delivered by dedicated corporate tax compliance specialists utilising our cutting edge technology platform.
We are winning new clients and are growing our team as a result of these successes. This is an exciting time to be part of the corporate tax compliance team at KPMG.
We are now looking for Tax Assistants to join us in Birmingham, Manchester, Glasgow, and Cardiff. Previous UK Corporate Tax Experience is necessary.
You will be able to demonstrate the ability to work to tight deadlines and produce a first class product ready for issue to our clients.
This will involve working closely with tax professionals based in all of KPMG’s UK offices, along with our offshore partners (who manage processing aspects), to deliver a seamless service to our clients.
The corporate tax team based an integral part of our overall offering to clients. The roles involve working on clients of all sizes and across a wide range of sectors.
Roles and Responsibilities
Provide day to day support to Managers and Assistant Managers to assist with their portfolio of clients.
Prepare the first draft tax computation for a portfolio of clients, take responsibility for ensuring their tax computations are prepared on a timely basis for review
Understand the client requirements at the start of each compliance cycle based on instructions received and timetable agreed with the client and deliver work in accordance with those requirements.
Liaise with the client to obtain information required to prepare tax computations.
Identify technical issues, prepare initial technical analysis and liaison with senior colleagues to resolve technical position.
Build and maintain relationships with teams in other KPMG offices and with our offshore partners.
Assist with other ad hoc tax compliance work including tax accounting.
Follow KPMG best practice and policy around the compliance process.
Build an understanding and actively use KPMG technology in the compliance progress. Qualifications and Skills
The successful candidate will have the following experience and skills :
Strong attention to detail and excellent computer skills.
Excellent team working and organisational skills
Strong interpersonal skills are required in addition to strong oral and written communication skills.
Relevant corporate tax compliance experience.