Tax Advisory Manager

Title: Tax Advisory Manager
Hours: Full-time
Location: Ipswich and Colchester
Salary: Competitive

Are you looking to join an innovative and fast-moving regional firm? Scrutton Bland is a leading provider of accountancy, tax and financial services advice to both businesses and private clients, with offices across the East of England. Through its membership of Nexia International, Scrutton Bland also provides tax and accountancy advice to individuals and businesses with assets and business operations overseas

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced, positive, commercially focused Tax Advisory Manager to join our Tax Team in Ipswich and Colchester.  Our Tax Team has experienced significant fee growth in the last 2 years and is led by Jason Fayers, a former HM Inspector of Taxes, and Gavin Birchall, a tax lawyer who specialises in property taxes.

The type of work undertaken by the Team includes tax enquiry work, providing tax advisory support on corporate and property transactions, advising on business restructures and providing specific tax advice on a range of matters to our corporate clients and High Net Worth individuals.

As a recognised and respected regional firm, we have ambitious plans for further growth and this is an exciting time to join a business which has a commitment to progression and staff development. 

The Role:

You will develop relationships with our business clients, thinking creatively to offer and provide wide ranging tax solutions and advice. You will work closely with the Tax Partners in helping to deliver complex tax advice for their clients.  You will provide tax advice to both new and existing clients and work independently to meet their technical requirements.

You will have the gravitas and expertise to act as consultant to the wider Scrutton Bland Group in all areas of taxation as required. You will also have the opportunity to mentor and support junior staff in their work.

You will:

  • Have a detailed knowledge of at least 2 of the following taxes (Corporation Tax, Stamp Duty Land Tax, Capital Gains Tax, Inheritance Tax and VAT)
  • Have strong experience in business tax consultancy
  • Enjoy being client facing
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Have the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate good report writing skills 
  • ACCA/ICAEW/ATT/CTA qualified
  • Ideally have your own transport

Ideally you will have experience of:

  • Business Tax Consultancy
  • Ability to look at the ‘bigger picture’ for clients

And in return? As well as joining a team of experts in a leading financial services provider, you will have a competitive salary and be enrolled into our Employee Benefits scheme, giving you access to a range of free benefits and as well as a number of voluntary options. We offer plenty of support for training too, with assistance in studying for professional qualifications. You will be joining a very successful independent, regional firm with 100 years of experience serving valued clients within our industry, and in giving back to our local communities through our commitments to social responsibility. There are also plenty of activities to be involved in throughout the year. 
 

Diversity Statement

We value diversity, inclusion and equal opportunities at Scrutton Bland, and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender assignment, age, religion or belief, pregnancy, maternity and paternity status, or disability status, marital and civil partnership status.