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Job Reference: 7 - 001DW - IJD
Date Posted: 1 February 2017
Location: DUBLIN
Salary: On Application
Sector: Tax
Job Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time
Contact: Ian Douglas
Telephone: +37257597671

Job Description

We currently have a Big 4 client with  management opportunities in its insurance tax team to work with several leading domestic and international insurance clients.  Candidates will have an opportunity to
  • Further their knowledge of the insurance sector
  • Develop their sector profile
  • Contribute to and develop sector thought leadership for external publication
  • Provide business tax services including audit support, tax reporting, compliance, tax planning and transaction support
  • Development network contacts outside Ireland in the insurance sector
  • contribute to the global insurance network
The successful candidate will be joining a growing sector  that has immediate opportunities for progression.  The candidate will also be given further opportunities outside insurance (if desired) to work in the broader financial services sector.
What can our client offer you?
  • Join the worldwide recognised professional services employer .
  • Active social community including EYGLES, Women’s network, Charity Committee and many more
  • The opportunity to be involved in our Entrepreneur of the Year Award -The program was created by our client to recognize the accomplishments of entrepreneurs around the globe
  • Two days allocated to participate in charity work in addition to your annual leave with matched funding
  • Ability to buy up to five extra days annual leave
  • Only globally integrated ‘Big 4’ firm built around inclusive borderless teams.
  • Client Career development framework which includes the following:
  1. Our client currently offers more than 16,000 courses on its learning management system. Last year, our client undertook more than eight million hours of learning and completed over one million courses. So you can be confident you'll have time and space to pursue your learning goals.
  2. ‘Buddy Scheme’-to welcome you  and introduce you to your colleagues
  3. Career Counsellor Scheme –you will be assigned a career counsellor who will help you drive your career and provide you with the support and guidance you need to achieve and exceed your career aspirations
  4. Ongoing performance reviews
  5. Firm Supported Study – our client's  supported study actively encourages you to pursue further educational developments and accelerate career progression
What will you be doing?
Excellent opportunity to join a fast-growing Tax group in Dublin where you will be part of a strong team and you will receive exposure to some of our client's most diverse and exciting clients.
Working as part of a team, your primary responsibilities will include:
  • Build and maintain tax relationships with clients and provide high levels of client service.
  • Build relationships both within the firm and externally with clients, identifying opportunities and managing expectations.
  • Contribute to winning new work by proactively managing existing clients and contribute to winning new clients.
  • Manage the successful delivery of tax projects, ensuring technical excellence and practical/business driven approach taken.
  • Reporting directly to Senior Management including Tax Partner.
  • Responsible for day-to-day delivery of client liaison


What does our client look for?

Requirements for prospective candidates include:

  • AITI qualified with 4-6 years’ relevant Corporate Tax experience
  • Qualified Accountant would be desirable but not obligatory for application
  • Some practice background in Assurance or Tax would be favourable
  • Strong working knowledge of Corporation Tax
  • Strong technical skills and keen to develop further.
  • Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards.
  • Client focused and commercially aware.
  • Ability to build strong client relationships.
  • Excellent communicator in range of situations both written and oral.
  • Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations.
  • Project management skills, plan and prioritize work, meet deadlines.
  • Contribute to the efficient and successful delivery of tax services to the client.
  • Team player; ability to integrate and build effective relationships at all levels.
  • Outgoing with good relationship skills and the ability to deliver quality output.
 If this interests you and you would like more information or a discrete discussion please contact Ian Douglas at
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