Trainee, Tax (Advisory & Private Client) – Worthing

Division: Tax Services Team
Location: Worthing

We currently have an exciting career opportunity for a Trainee to join our Tax Services Team. The role will involve working with our Advisory Team as well as Private Clients. Initially the role will be based in our Worthing office however there is scope to spend time working from home and/or our Crawley, Chichester or Brighton offices once a probation period has been successfully completed.

We can offer you:

  • Excellent ATT/CTA study support package
  • Exposure to a variety of taxes and complex advisory and private client work
  • Opportunity to learn new skills with an emphasis on career progression
  • A friendly, modern environment
  • Paid overtime or take time off in lieu if you work over your contracted hours
  • Carpenter Box Lifestyle Hub which offers discounts for online and high street shops
  • Relaxed dress code policy
  • A competitive market rate salary
  • Opportunity to join our Cash Plan after a qualifying period

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A passion to pursue a career as a Chartered Tax Adviser
  • A strong academic history ideally with a 2:1 degree
  • A professional approach
  • Excellent teamwork and organisational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Be comfortable using their initiative and taking accountability for delivering high quality accurate work
  • Business curiosity that encompasses the use of data
  • A forward thinking attitude
  • Be ready to embrace change and technological advancements in how you think, problem solve and approach tasks

Examples of work you will assist the team with include:

  • Supporting clients with:
    • corporate reconstructions
    • share option schemes for their employees
    • securing reliefs for business investments
    • research & development claims
  • Preparing applications for HM Revenue & Customs clearances and reliefs
  • Preparation of returns including VAT and various property related taxes

If you have any questions about this role, contact HR Manager Helen Ruff for more information.

Strictly no agencies please.

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