Assistant Tax Manager

London (Central), London (Greater)
Circa £50,000
23 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Job Title
Legal Finance
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you looking to make a move in-house and broaden your tax and business skills? We are looking for a tax professional for a mixed and varied role that incorporates Partnership Tax, Personal Tax and Corporate Tax, with both a UK and International focus. 

If you have experience or a keen interest in one or more of these areas, this could be the role for you - we need someone who is resourceful, professional and very keen to learn. Whether this is your first in-house role or a step up from a current position, we are offering the chance to work in a dynamic and intellectually stimulating environment with daily exposure to Senior Finance professionals and fee earners. 

Our client is a leading international law firm with over 50 offices spanning the globe. They have nearly 4000 lawyers across Europe, North & Latin America, Asia, Middle & Far East and Australia. Their London based accounts department provides a professional service to the international practice.

Ideally you will be qualified or part-qualified with CTA, ACCA/ACA (or overseas equivalent). You will be confident and able to express yourself: the role will require you to work closely with other Finance professionals in the UK, Europe, Asia and the Middle-East, in order to deliver a quality and integrated service to the firm’s stakeholders.

This is chance to make a real impact and gain exposure in a renowned international firm with a culture of inclusion and diversity, where career progression is based on merit and skill. The office is based in an iconic business development on the south bank of the River Thames, and offers a beautiful riverside environment in which to work, learn and socialise.


Preparation and review of partnership profit share calculations, tax reserving, distribution and partner communication

Partnership tax computation including double tax relief claims

Corporation tax computations for the Partnership’s UK service company 

Partner drawings and distributions

Maintenance and reconciliation of Partner tax reserve accounts

Liaison with overseas advisors and Finance Controllers to ensure timely income & corporation tax compliance

Support Finance Team colleagues with withholding tax management and recovery

Support Finance Team colleagues with international projects and initiatives (new office openings, etc.)

Dealing with queries relating to employment tax and VAT

Candidate Profile

ACA/ ACCA/ CTA qualified with solid experience in a professional environment

Practical experience of income and corporation tax returns

Ability to interact with senior stakeholders in a professional and eloquent manner

Self-review, discipline and intellectual curiosity

Advanced Excel skills

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