We are currently recruiting Tax Assistant Managers to join our successful Midlands Private Client team, based in Birmingham and Nottingham.
As a national practice our Private Client department consists of 162 team members across the UK, led by 5 Partners and 17 Directors.
We work with a variety of high net worth individuals from stakeholders in privately owned and entrepreneurial businesses, executives of multi-national firms, landed estates and senior members of private equity firms;
who may be tax resident and / or domiciled in a range of jurisdictions. We also specialise in providing advice to Trusts and Estates, and Partnerships.
If you are a highly motivated qualified tax adviser / accountant (ATT, CTA or ACA / ACCA) with experience of working in personal tax, then we’d love to hear from you.
We recognise that there are also highly motivated individuals who are qualified though experience and may not yet be exam qualified and we are open to considering such individuals also.
The role entails working with high net worth individuals, entrepreneurial businesses and shareholder owned companies providing a mixture of advisory and compliance services on a wide range of personal tax matters.
More specifically, some of the responsibilities will include :
Ensuring the delivery of a high quality personal tax service to our clients;
Managing a diverse portfolio of more complex clients and being able to provide personal tax advice on a wide range of assignments including inheritance tax, capital gains tax, and international tax matters;
and identifying opportunities to advise your portfolio of clients in relation to these taxes;
Providing original and creative thinking to solve tax problems, frequently leading to providing wholly bespoke tax advice and solutions on one-off assignments;
Project managing tax advisory assignments to ensure deadlines, risk management and compliance procedures are all met;
Managing work in progress and ensuring prompt billing and cash collection. Qualifications, Skills & Experience :
Qualified accountant or tax advisor with experience working in a personal tax focussed environment with exposure to a varied client base.
Academically strong results in career to date coupled with a keen and insightful understanding of the issues facing private clients.
An ability to work as part of a team as well as on their own initiative.
A commitment to clients, colleagues and KPMG.
High level of analytical skills and a commercial approach to resolving issues and providing advice.
Strong interpersonal skills are required in addition to strong oral and written communication skills.In particular, the role will suit either a high performing Assistant Manager keen to work with an exciting client base and keen to progress, or a recently qualified individual looking to gain exposure to a dynamic and entrepreneurial team.