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Tax Trainee £25-30K Financial Services North London

Posted 25 January by Inspiring Interns & Graduates Easy Apply Featured Ended

Our client provides comprehensive tax preparation and compliance services for American expatriates living in the UK, throughout Europe, and around the world. As a boutique firm, they offer a comprehensive US/UK tax preparation service.

This is role suitable for a graduate. Salary: £25-30K

How you can expect to spend your day:
  • Learning the rules regarding taxation of US citizens abroad including: what is taxable income, treatment of capital gains and investment income, foreign tax credits, dealing with foreign corporations owned by US citizens
  • Using MS Excel to organise, analyse and manipulate client information
  • Performing the initial processing and the primary preparation of client case work using our complex tax software to produce the first draft of client output
  • Liaising with clients to request outstanding information and update them on progress
  • Performing research into various tax topics as necessary
  • Communicating with and assisting new clients with the on-boarding process
  • Assisting with the management of the overall client book

The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications:

 
  • To be a graduate with at least a 2:1-degree score from a Russel Group university (or near / equivalent)
  • To be very numerate and be able to understand complex concepts and apply them to new scenarios; and be able to handle lots of numbers with accuracy
  • To have a very good attention to detail, be a quick learner and be well organized
  • To demonstrate an interest in tax / accounting / numbers / logic / law / language
  • A strong work ethic and be enthusiastic and proactive, and be able to work independently and in a team
  • To live within an easy commute of the office in London, N3 or be willing to relocate
  • Impeccable written and spoken English language skills, including good telephone manner
  • To be competent with intermediate use of Microsoft Excel and other MS Office products
  • To be pleasant to have in the office and work well with the small team

 

Reference: 34318575

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