Senior Tax Manager

by | Sep 18, 2023 | Vacancies


Job Title:

Senior Tax Manager

Accountable To:



Woodlands Grange, Woodlands Lane, Bradley Stoke , BS32 4JY


The main responsibilities of the Senior Tax Manager role will be achieving strategic and operational delivery of a challenging tax agenda to Dunkley’s cliental. You will drive and deliver tax activity. You will be responsible for ensuring you have a robust tax team who have all the skills needed whilst working collaboratively with other stakeholders to deliver an excellent standard of tax support, whilst providing constructive feedback to facilitate the departments growth.

As the senior of the tax team, you will nurture relationships with a diverse client portfolio. You will take ownership of the team’s workload and distribute accordingly, ensuring all work meets the correct requirements before it reaches directors for final sign off.


The Position: 

We’re looking for a Senior Tax Manager to join our friendly team. An outline of the job and what it will entail is stated below:

  • Manage a personal tax client portfolio with a high level of client responsibility
  • Oversee the tax team and manage workflow planning
  • Reviewing tax compliance and undertaking ad hoc tax advisory            
  • Maintaining client relationship and attending client meetings
  • Work on wide ranging tax planning and advisory work with examples across CGT, IHT, trusts, property related tax, SDLT
  • Provide tax support and planning to client partners, managers, and directors
  • Involvement in corporate tax related work as well with potential acquisition, sales and mergers tax advice, company reorganizations
  • Provide a range of tax planning and services to a variety of SME clients
  • Communicate with internal departments to ensure deadlines are met

Team Development

  • Ensuring appropriate team staffing levels
  • Recruitment of any Tax team members
  • Training the team to enable the tax department to complete all types of tax related projects
  • Program for additional external training if required
  • Performance management            
  • PDRs for the tax team
  • Adequate review and feedback

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Innovative
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-motivated
  • Trustworthy
  • Good communication Skills with stakeholders


  • CTA/ACA/ACCA (or equivalent) qualified
  • Previous mixed tax experience in a similar role with a practice environment is essential
  • Strong technical knowledge and ability to carry out research into complex are of tax legislation


The Location:

Our office in Bradley Stoke is just minutes from the M4, M5, M32, and Bristol Parkway which makes it the ideal workplace for anyone living within Bristol or the South-West.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salary
  • Paid overtime
  • Great employee benefits
  • Reasonable working hours
  • Full general practice training to include audit/accounts/tax/advisory
  • Free parking
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Staff Socials
  • Flexitime
  • Employee Referral Scheme

Interested in applying? Please send your CV to Janelle Stevens at Dunkley’s, Woodlands Grange, Woodlands Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol BS32 4JY or email by 2nd October 2023.


What can we do for you?

If there’s anything you’d like to know about Dunkley’s, we’d love to hear from you.