Corporate Tax Associate

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
20 Dec 2016
Closes
17 Jan 2017
Ref
R1010014
Contact
Grant Thornton
Job Type
Tax
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
None

Markets

  • Prepares pitch documents for presentation to financiers and other professionals.
  • Develops an internal network within the tax department.


Clients

  • Builds good rapport with the client, with a clear understanding of client expectations and achieving high levels of client service.
  • Provides general support to clients in the provision of tax advice.
  • Regularly attends meetings; when appropriate, answering client queries. Takes minutes and proactively encourages the partner or manager to follow up on agreed actions.


Tax Delivery

  • Produces a well supported piece of technical research.
  • Produces client reports for Manager review.
  • Uses and understands legislation appropriately to aid in relevant area of work.
  • Provides general support to clients in the provision of tax advice.
  • Assists in the preparation of tax returns and computations in conjunction with agreed timescales.
  • Supports executives and managers on tax planning and other ad hoc projects
  • Assists with the production of tax reports.


Client take-on / risk management

  • Has an awareness of the firm's risk management procedure and adheres to this.
  • Mitigates risks by involvement of senior people and ensures appropriate advice is sought.
  • Builds an understanding of professional standards, ethics and risk management protocols.


Technical competence

  • Retains sufficient technical knowledge to undertake relevant area of work.
  • Produces well supported pieces of technical research.
  • Develops an understanding of the commercial impact of tax.


People

  • Is an approachable and respected member of the team who takes a proactive interest in the team's performance and well-being.


Operations and results

  • Monitors own time incurred and undertakes analysis as directed.
  • Meets own financial targets set.