Finance Trainee – Tax

Finance Trainee – Tax

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITIES

To assist in the preparation of corporate & personal tax returns and all necessary reporting documents.  To assist in any client tax matters as required.

DUTIES include

  • To carry out tax compliance matters in line with the level of their experience and/or training.
  • Liaison with clients, government departments and third parties by e-mail, phone, letter and face to face in accordance with Haslers standards.

KEY PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

  • accuracy, pride in work and strong attention to detail
  • ability to write business letters and e-mails clearly and accurately
  • dealing with clients on the telephone and face to face with confidence & in a professional manner
  • strong client focus to ensure the highest service given to clients at all times
  • clarity of expression and presentation  – in verbal and written work
  • professional attitude at all times including personal presentation
  • adherence to standard business practices & Haslers Client Service Principles
  • commercial awareness
  • ensure knowledge of the budget for a job in advance & be conscious of time efficiency whilst working
  • produce documents to a standard that could be given directly to a client
  • refer to client files to ensure accurate information contained in work
  • be aware of own level of knowledge and know when to ask for help
  • learn from own experience and knowledge gained from more senior staff and act upon this in future jobs
  • Log time onto CCH on a daily basis

PROFILE

The Finance Trainee – Tax will be a recent graduate with a business related degree or 3 B’s at A Level and have a keen interest in tax. Applicants must have strong interpersonal skills, be confident, smart and well presented and have proven experience of forming and maintaining client relationships.

A willingness to work hard to complete professional exams – ATT leading onto CTA – is essential.   Full study support will be given but you will need to allocate time in the evenings and at weekends to succeed in these exams.

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