Accounting and Tax Manager - Central London

Recruiter
RG Search Ltd
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Attractive Salary and excellent benefits
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
16 Mar 2018
Ref
accounting and tax manager
Practice area
Private client, Tax
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Accounting and Tax Manager Reports to: Private Client Partners
 Our Established Legal 500 Client are seeking an experienced accounting and tax manager to run a portfolio of estates and UK domestic trusts for a small but highly experienced Private Client Department of a long established legal practice with reputation for high quality private client work.
 
 Key Responsibilities and Duties to include:
Trusts
 
 Production of annual trust accounts and Tax Returns using CCH software  - training to be provided
 
 Diarising and arranging payment of tax liabilities by due dates and considering how the liabilities will   be paid.
 
 Filing Tax Returns online and becoming proficient in the use of client records on the HMRC website
 
 Diarising other trust events such as income distributions and rent demands
 
 Generate invoices for periodic bills
 
 Corresponding with trustees, beneficiaries  and third party intermediaries where necessary for performance of tasks
 
 Perusing and summarising investment managers reports
 
 Attendance at the CCH Software User Group meetings
 
Estates
 
 Production of Estate Accounts on CCH Trust Accounts software – training to be provided
 
 Production of Estate Administration Tax Returns – training to be provided
 
General
 
 Will be expected to record time and reach required number of monthly chargeable hours
 
 Attend Private Client department meetings   
 Provide support to other Fee earners within the department in respect of trust and estate related matters
 
Required attributes
 
 Attention to detail
 
 Good numeracy
 
 Ability to organize and prioritise a workload
 
 Self motivation
 
 After initial training to be able to work with minimal supervision
 
 Basic understanding of investments.
 
 Have knowledge of recent compliance issues, such as Trust Registration Scheme and LEI.
 
This is a Full time position:  would suit a Legal Executive, Paralegal or someone with an accounting background. Please apply asap or email your cv to mark@rgsearch.co.uk