Senior Tax Consultant

  • Job Reference: 00000123-1
  • Date Posted: 13 July 2021
  • Employers: HLB Sheehan Quinn
  • Location: Dublin, County Dublin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Tax
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are looking to hire a senior tax consultant to work on a variety of projects.

The role involves actively working across the tax compliance and tax consultancy roles in the firm.

Consultancy

The successful candidate will work closely with the tax consulting partner on project based work, with exposure to international tax assignments.

 

The role is varied and involves

The research and preparation of technical tax memos

Assisting with the management and implementation of projects such as

  • Hive outs
  • Insertion of personal holding companies
  • Employee incentive schemes
  • Tax Due Diligence reports
  • Succession planning
  • Company incorporations and FDI advice

There will be on the job training in respect of consultancy work.

 

Compliance

The role is divided between consultancy and compliance. During busy compliance periods the role will include the preparation of income tax and corporation tax returns and the review of VAT returns.

The role will also support the compliance team by being a technical resource able to research tax related queries on the availability of allowances and reliefs and the correct tax treatment of various transactions.

 

Experience and Qualifications

The candidate should be AITI CTA qualified with at least two years’ PQE.

An accounting qualification is desirable but not essential.

The role will be client facing and would suit a candidate with good commercial acumen.

In depth knowledge and experience in interpreting Tax Legislation, relevant commentary and case law

Ability to work to deadlines

Excellent organisational and planning capabilities

Dealing with ad-hoc Income Tax, Corporation Tax, VAT, CGT, VAT and Stamp Duty queries to include excellent technical experience across all tax heads

Self-motivated with a desire to analyse and solve client issues in a proactive and practical manner with the objective of identifying the best solutions