The term tax accountant refers to anyone who holds an accounting qualification and has specialised in tax. However, within the tax recruitment market it is generally used as a job title for entry level in-house tax roles.
Tax accountant jobs are typically for professionals who are 1-3 years post-qualified and would involve working within a group tax function, supporting the Tax Manager or Group Tax Manager or VP Tax.
You can receive regular updates on new tax accountant jobs that are posted on this page by adding your email to the form above. Typically these jobs are for corporate tax specialists but law firms often refer to their in-house partnership tax specialists as tax accountants too.
Just to complicate things, many recruiters advertising more senior tax roles may have been instructed to shortlist only candidates who have an accounting qualification, rather than a lawyer or a CTA, for example.
So the tax accountant jobs page here may also feature in-house tax director jobs, where an understanding of underlying accounting issues is deemed to be essential…Read more>>