Private Client, nest egg, wealth management

Private Client Tax Manager

Full Time

Are you CTA qualified and passionate about consulting and advising private clients? Do you understand what is important to them and are you able to deliver an effective and friendly resolution?

We are recruiting a Private Client Tax Manager to join a highly supportive and conscientious Tax team, to deliver the highest standard of compliance and tax advice in a consultative, professional and supportive manner.

Established in 1926, Dains is an independent firm of chartered accountants and business advisers specialising in advising growing SME businesses. The firm currently employs over 400 staff including 62 Partners & Directors.

Our core services are Accountancy and Business Advisory, Audit, Corporate Finance, Forensic Accounting, and Taxation alongside outsourced FD and HR support. We deliver these services with a focus on our core values of Valued Relationships, Fairness, Working & Succeeding Together and Integrity.  Together these core values make up the Dains DNA which runs through each of our interactions and activities.

We believe our employees are our greatest asset, and we look to provide the best working environment. We listen, learn, and evolve as we strive to make Dains a great place to work.


  • Research and provide technical updates to the tax department

  • Assist in the provision of both internal and external PR material on a regular basis

  • Assist the Private Client Tax Partner and Senior team members on the delivery of services to their portfolio of clients

  • Apply technical knowledge to formulate and deliver tax advisory services and to provide commercial solutions to clients

  • Recognises opportunities to mitigate tax liabilities and to liaise with Partners to implement these opportunities with the client base

  • To proactively identify any changes in legislation and the impact this has on the client base

  • Attend client meetings and build understanding and knowledge of your clients

  • Support junior members of staff in their professional development


  • Develop and maintain effective communication with Partners, Directors and wider team

  • CTA qualification

  • Be passionate about delivering the best service

  • Have an inquisitive and tenacious work ethic

  • Hold a full UK driving licence

  • Have a confident and professional communication style

About Dains - Top 35 firm, Investors in People, Climate Positive Company and Workforce

Our Commitment to you

Job CategoryPrivate Client
Benefit 125 days annual leave (plus normal statutory bank holidays)
Benefit 2Buy and sell annual leave
Benefit 3Cycle to work scheme
Benefit 4Greener car scheme
Benefit 5Regular development reviews and training
Benefit 6Group staff pension scheme
Benefit 7Wellbeing refreshments
Benefit 8Discounted shopping platform

How to Apply

If you have any problems submitting your application using the form below then please send your application to Nicola Jones (remembering to quote the job you are applying for).

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Application Process

Step 1

Please complete the application submission form at the end of the job spec or send your full CV to Nicola Jones.

Step 2

If your application is shortlisted, you will be contacted, and a telephone screening interview will be scheduled.

Step 3

Following a successful telephone screening interview, you will be invited to attend a face-to-face interview with the hiring manager.

Step 4

You will be notified of the outcome of your interview and provided with feedback.