Tax Senior – Rural South Kent

Reference: RE1215
Job Type: Permanent
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Cranbrook
Start Date: asap
Duration: Permanent
Working Hours: 8.30 - 5.30 pm
Holidays: 20 days + bank holidays
Salary: £38,000 - £45,000 p/a
Job Description:

Please find the latest Practice opportunity as advertised by The Red Eagle Group (Agy).  Please apply into Robin in the 1st instance.

Our client, a customer-focused accountancy firm who provide bespoke, high-quality tax and accounting services to an array of established clients including charities, are seeking a Tax Senior to join their team based in Cranbrook, Kent.


As a Tax Senior your role will initially be 80% compliance and 20% planning, with opportunities to travel to the partnering office in Bordon in addition to customer sites as and when required.


Key Duties and Responsibilities


Assume responsibility and taking a proactive role in the management of a portfolio of clients and controlling the completion of work arising from the clients.

Review personal tax and partnership returns prepared by junior members of the team.

Prepare more complex tax returns for individuals, partnerships and trusts.

Delegate workload amongst staff to ensure efficient and timely service.

Manage personal tax technical advisory projects including CGT and IHT planning, alongside assisting with research.

Collaborating with Tax Managers and Directors on technical advisory projects and research if required.

Liaise with HM Revenue and Customs, clients and the accounts department to obtain necessary information and meet essential deadlines.

Undertake training of junior staff and apprentices as the need arises.


The ideal candidate will be:

A reliable individual who exemplifies a tenacious attitude.

Efficient and adept time management skills.

Someone who demonstrates a meticulous approach to their workload.

A strong, motivated individual who is acts as a calm and reassuring presence.

A great communicator with a positive influence on staff and clients alike.

A “can-do” approach regardless of pressure.

Resilient and possess the drive necessary to meet deadlines.

Experience required

ATT qualification or equivalent.

CTA is an advantage.

Digita Software experience would be beneficial.

Experience of preparing tax returns and managing a tax portfolio.

A good understanding of Microsoft Office.

A valid driving license is essential.

How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail:
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.

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