Tax Assistant

Recruiter
EY
Location
Exeter
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Expires
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
EY's Personal Tax Centre provides personal taxation services to thousands of financial services clients both in the UK and overseas, dealing with the UK tax affairs of employees, directors, partners and very high net worth and high profile individuals. The opportunity Continuing expansion means that we have a number of opportunities for Trainee Tax Assistants to join our teams in Exeter to start in July 2017. Relevant experience is preferred but not necessary as all shortlisted candidates will be required to complete online testing. If you are shortlisted, the online test will be emailed to you, and you will be required to complete the testing within 5 days of receiving (please check your Inbox and Junk folders). Your key responsibilities The role will require you to manage an allocated portfolio of work which will involve the preparation of tax returns & dealing with the compliance of tax processing. You will be expected to build & maintain client interaction through written & verbal communication. There will also be contact with HM Revenue offices, other third parties & collaboration will be necessary with other EY office within the UK & abroad. Skills and attributes for success experience working in a professional environment; initiative, professionalism and confidence; the ability to work as part of a team; the ability to communicate well at all levels; flexibility and adaptability; attention to detail and the ability to complete work to a high professional standard; computer literacy, with the ability to adapt to new systems; and An understanding of Tax is desirable but not necessary as training and study support will be provided. To qualify for the role you must have You must be eligible to work in the UK. Successfully pass the online assessment Ideally, you'll also have Knowledge of personal tax regulations A relevant degree or professional qualification What we look for We are looking for ambitious, driven professionals who are seeking a challenging and stimulating career. What working at EY offers We offer a competitive remuneration package where you'll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer: Support and coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that's right for you EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/74888070

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