Tax Assistant Manager roles within Professional Services
Within the profession, a Tax Assistant Manager position is a vital and highly sought after role which often offers the chance to work alongside more senior members within a team and undertake technically challenging work. It offers the chance to work at some of the most recognisable accountancy firms, law firms and consultancy practices in the world. Whilst the day-to-day responsibilities will vary between firms, a Tax Assistant Manager is expected to work with a variety of clients and act as their trusted advisor.
Typical responsibilities of a Tax Assistant Manager
- Working with a varied portfolio of clients to support them with their tax compliance
- Carrying out technical research
- Dealing with HMRC enquiries
- Identifying client needs, understanding their businesses and key risks they might face
- Involvement in project work and ad hoc advisory issues
- Identifying ways to deliver added value and spotting opportunities for business development
What expertise is required?
A Tax Assistant Manager would typically have a strong grounding in their tax specialism and be either CTA or ACA qualified. The ability to work under pressure, pay attention to detail and deliver to deadlines is key. In addition, individuals who are self-motivated and can work as part of team as well as under their own steam will be truly valued.