Corporate Tax

Tax Senior Manager

Full Time

Are you ambitious and driven with a strong technical and commercial background? Do you enjoy working closely with clients to help them achieve their ambitions whilst working in a supportive, visionary, values-based, professional accountancy business? If so, we would like to hear from you.

Here at Dains, we pride ourselves in delivering the highest standard of service, with a personal and tailored approach. 

Our Stoke Tax team are rapidly expanding and recruiting a Senior Manager to work closely with the Tax Partner and Tax Director. You will be working across all aspects of advisory work, business development, assignment delivery and relationship management.  This is an exciting role with clear progression opportunities.

Dains is the fastest-growing accountancy firm in the Accountancy Age Top 50 + 50 rankings and now ranks 33rd largest nationally.

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.


  • Working closely with the Tax Partner and Tax Director to deliver the tax strategy for the Stoke office, winning work and delivering a quality service

  • Advising client on:
    - Succession planning, sales and restructuring
    - HMRC enquiries
    - IHT and CGT
    - Corporate tax advice
    - Employee reward and incentivisation
    - Residency

  • Dealing with tax queries on behalf of clients

  • Support the wider tax team as required to include compliance reviews and planning meetings with Audit and Evolve clients and colleagues

  • Monitoring WIP and Budgets

  • Working with the partners across our business


  • CTA qualified

  • Experience dealing with tax queries both advisory and compliance

  • Confidence managing relationships and liaising with HMRC, lawyers and other third parties

  • Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships

  • Strong technical skills with a commercial approach

  • Ability to work to deadlines and manage multiple projects

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

Our Commitment to you

Job CategoryCorporate Tax, Taxation
Benefit 125 days annual leave (plus normal statutory bank holidays) increasing with length of service
Benefit 2Buy and sell annual leave
Benefit 3Hybrid working
Benefit 4Cycle to work scheme
Benefit 5Greener car scheme
Benefit 6Group staff pension scheme
Benefit 7Discounted 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.