Tax Apprentice

Hawsons Chartered Accountants
32, Duncan Close, Northampton, NN3 6WL
£16,500.00 annually
29 Apr 2021
06 May 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Duties include:
  • To assist in the completion and submission of personal, partnership, and trust tax returns
  • To assist in the completion and submission of corporation tax returns
  • To assist in the completion of R&D tax relief claims and Capital Allowances claims
  • To assist in the preparation and submission of P11D forms and calculation of liabilities to Class 1A NIC
  • To assist in dealing with routine correspondence from HMRC as well as formal HMRC enquiries
  • To assist with technical and tax planning projects and any other duties, as delegated by the tax manager
  • Training will be provided as required and agreed by your manager
  • To assist in tax marketing to include preparation of mailshots to send to clients and target clients

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • The ideal candidate will be a team player as the role entails active participation in the tax team and liaison with theaudit/accounts department, in addition to being able to work on their own withlimited guidance
  • The candidate will need to have an organised and methodical approach to tasks and perform the tasks required to a standard where they are complete and correct. They will also require the ability to manage a number of tasks at one time
  • Excellent communication skills will be needed, together with the ability to build relationships with clients
  • Analytical
  • Diligent
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • IT Literate (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

None specified.

Desired qualifications

A-Levels grade A-C/8-4 or equivalent.

Future prospects

Progression and opportunity to study CTA and become a Chartered Tax Advisor.

Things to consider

Benefits include:
  • 20 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme