Our client a well established and respected practice in Northampton is looking for a Tax and Business services Assistant.

Duties include: 

  • Preparation of accounts for sole traders, partnerships and other unincorporated entities
  • Preparation of self assessment tax returns using our IRIS software
  • Review of HMRC correspondence, assessments and statements
  • Reconciliation of tax liabilities after preparing computation
  • Communication with clients in relation to taxation matters including arranging delivery of information
  • Communication with HMRC in relation to client taxation matters
  • Assisting managers and partners with other client related tasks


  • Experience in preparation of accounts for  sole traders, partnerships and other unincorporated entities
  • At least 5 passes at GCSE level including English Language and Mathematics at A-C level
  • AAT level 3 or above
  • Willingness to develop tax knowledge and study for ATT
  • Knowledge and experience of using Microsoft Office software
  • Good organisation skills including ability to prioritise
  • Team player with good communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Willingness to learn and develop skills
  • Experience of working in a professional office
  • Ability to drive and access to own transport

Hours:                   9am to 5.30pm

Holidays:             20 days holiday plus statutory days

Pension:              In line with auto-enrolement 

Debbie Burbage Financial Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and diversity.  Candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. We are a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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