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Senior Tax Manager - Edinburgh

Competitive Salary - Professional Services - Qualified Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 2336 Date Posted: Thursday 16 May 2024

W&A is partnering with a large law firm headquartered in Edinburgh to help source a Senior Tax Manager.

The role will lead private client tax compliance and planning for a diverse portfolio of entrepreneurial, high net worth individuals and families.

Additionally, you will receive challenging, on-the-ground experience in a fully advisory role, meeting clients, and helping them to operate in a tax-efficient manner.

This is an excellent opportunity for a forward-thinking candidate who is keen to stay at the forefront of industry trends.

Role Profile:

  • Receive challenging, on-the-ground experience in a fully advisory role, meeting clients, and helping them to operate in a tax-efficient manner
  • Carry out bespoke technical research for a range of complex advisory projects
  • Produce high quality tax reports to advise clients and liaise with HM Revenue & Customs on their behalf
  • Be actively involved in client meetings, concisely and confidently answering client queries
  • Build internal networks and take an active approach to cross-selling wider products solutions whilst working inter-departmentally
  • Keep up to date with and monitor developments in UK and International tax regulation
  • Lead advisory work for a significant portfolio of personal tax clients, including tax compliance and planning projects.
  • Monitor all commercial aspects of portfolio management for your selection of clients, ensuring expectations, deadlines, and budgets
  • Build trusted client relationships, proactively handling queries and problem solving
  • Line management of a trusted and dynamic team, including workflow management, reviewing work, and providing training
  • Interpret changes to taxation legislation and provide trusted advisory to clients
  • Support business development strategies, including preparing proposals, actively seeking out opportunities, and assisting with marketing initiatives

About You:

  • Ideally CTA or CA qualified
  • Strong experience in tax planning and compliance
  • Ability to build rewarding relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent attention to detail, and the ability to deal with competing priorities and meet deadlines