Private Client Tax Manager - Glasgow

Accountancy Practice - Finance Specialist (Tax, VAT, Compliance)
Ref: 2700 Date Posted: Tuesday 05 Nov 2019
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A well known professional services firm currently requires an experienced Private Client Tax Manager to join its Private Client team in either Glasgow or Edinburgh

The Firm

The Private Client team of this 'Big 4' firm provides advisory services to a wide range of clients including partnerships, family offices, multi-generational families and a number of high and ultra high net worth individuals.

The Role

You will be responsible for working as part of an established team and providing excellent quality advisory services to a diverse range of clients on their personal tax affairs. The team advise on a variety of consulting projects including inheritance tax and estate planning, transactional work such as shareholder exits, offshore residence planning and non-domicile advice. 

On Offer

A very competitive remuneration package including a generous benefits offering and flexible working as well as career progression opportunities and a supportive working environment 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Proactively managing a portfolio of clients, reporting to Senior Managers and above.

  • Establishing effective working relationships directly with clients.

  • Being proactively involved in the financial management of clients.

  • Contributing to the development of personal and team knowledge.

  • Building your own network of contacts through regular attendance at internal and external impact on clients and/or their industry.

  • Being actively involved in business development activities to some degree whether identifying and researching opportunities on new/existing clients or, if comfortable, participating directly alongside more senior team members in new business meetings.

  • You will be part of client-service and project teams. As such, managing both junior and more senior members of the team will be essential.


  • Relevant qualifications in CA; LLB ATII; CTA; or equivalent;

  • Strong UK personal tax knowledge and understanding of Self Assessment process;

  • Strong tax technical skills;

  • A commitment to continuing to enhance technical and other knowledge and skills;

  • Willingness to take on new and challenging work;

  • Risk awareness;

  • Excellent team playing skills and desire to work across lines of services (assurance, deals, consulting);

  • Good communication skills;

  • Self-motivation;

  • Good organisational and people skills

  • Keeping up-to-date with local and national business and economic issues

If this opportunity is of interest please contact Alex Allen on 0141 648 9150 or at