Tax Accountant – £35-47,000 Newcastle

Posted 3 years ago

Our client is looking to hire a Tax Accountant to be based in one of their Newcastle offices.  The role is to ensure all UK group corporate tax compliance matters are dealt with in timely fashion and all returns are filed on time and to deliver/ assist with ad hoc tax planning projects where required (e.g capital allowance review/ R&D tax credits/ M&A work etc.)

Main Responsibilities/Duties Include:

  • To ensure all corporate tax returns are filed on time.
  • To ensure relevant claims and group relief claims are submitted to HMRC.
  • Responsible for providing current and deferred tax calculations for inclusion in the statutory financial statements.
  • Responsible for all tax accounting/ disclosure for relevant group of companies.
  • Prepare all corporate tax returns on Alpha Tax ready for review by the Tax Manager/Head of Tax.
  • Submission of all CT returns to HMRC.
  • Assist the Tax Manager/UK BU Head of Tax on adhoc projects and M&A work whenever the need arises.

Key Relationships: 

  • Close liaison with the whole tax department.
  • Working closely with the Financial Reporting team in Newcastle.
  • Working closely with finance teams in other UK locations (e.g. Doncaster, London and Leeds).


Required Qualifications, Skills or Experience: 


  • Graduate preferred
  • ACA/ ACCA qualified
  • Very good working knowledge of Alphatax
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Strong skills in English and Mathematics (to a high/ ‘A’ level standard)

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Extensive experience of corporate tax in an accounting firm/industry.
  • Detailed knowledge of corporate tax
  • Awareness of property tax areas.
  • Thorough knowledge of UK GAAP, IFRS, FRS101
  • Previous experience of providing tax calculations for inclusion within the statutory financial statements of large businesses.
  • Excellent knowledge of Alphatax.
  • Experience in other areas of tax such as VAT, PAYE, CIS would be advantageous.

In return the company offer a great working environment and benefit package including a company car.

If this sounds of interest please apply ASAP

Job Features

Job CategoryAccountant, Accounts, Finance, Tax Accountant
Benefit packageFull package including car
Job BasisPermanent

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