Tax Assistant

Campus Living Villages

Full-time, 40 hours per week

Salary circa £25,000


  • 25 Days Holidays Plus Bank Holidays
  • Childcare Voucher
  • Bike 2 Work
  • BUPA
  • Seasonal Ticket Loan
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance

What are we looking for?

We are now recruiting for a Tax Assistant at our Village Central, Manchester to support the annual Corporation Tax cycle; including submissions and payments using tax software. You will be preparing statutory accounts tax workings and notes for annual group company accounts, assisting with VAT returns and optimising VAT recovery. You will also provide tax advice supported by the UK Tax Manager, working with the following teams; Finance, HR, Operations, Sales, Legal and Developments, as well as Auditors and external advisors.

This role offers a great opportunity in a dynamic and growing organisation with strong values and excellent national and global career and development opportunities.

What do you need to have?

A relevant tax qualification (i.e. ATT, CTA or a similar tax qualification) would be desirable  or working towards such qualification (with potential for CLV support).

Two or more years experience of tax software (e.g. Alphatax and Alphatag), good Microsoft Excel and Word skills.

Solid technical knowledge of Corporation Tax and VAT.

Finance and Financial Accounting background.

Analytical and interpretative skills with good a skill for communicating taxation clearly to both financial and non-financial stakeholders.

Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills.

CLV Core Values

CLV’s goal is to CREATE a culture that we all enjoy working within by following the below values. It is expected for all CLV employees to demonstrate the values listed below on a day to day basis:

Community : Be part of the ONE team and pursue the team goal.

Respect : Be tolerant and accepting of colleagues and customers and don’t manipulate, demean or mistreat people.

Equality : Endeavour to treat everyone the same, regardless of their role.

Accountability : Work hard, work smart and don’t blame others.

Trust: Be forthright, candid and deliver on your promises.

Enthusiasm : Be passionate in what you do and give 100%.

In addition to the Core Values listed above, CLV expects a high level of professional behaviour in accordance with the Code of Conduct.

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