Employment Tax – Belfast

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1385262

 Job Description

Do you have experience in, or would you like to develop your experience in, Employment taxes, Expat taxes, Private Client taxes, or Reward taxes

  • Do you have experience in, or would you like to develop your experience in, Employment taxes, Expat taxes, Private Client taxes, or Reward taxes?
  • Are you looking for a role that provides more flexibility?


KPMG’s business has consistently seen double digit growth each year over the last 3 years, and due to the growth in high value projects we are seeking to hire a Senior Manager or Manager in Tax who can demonstrate the skills to manage staff and workloads while providing excellent service and quality advice to our clients.

We offer opportunity for progression through quarterly promotion cycles, and have intelligent working arrangements for those seeking more flexibility.

We ideally need you to have the following:

  • Qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation or Qualified accountant (Chartered Accountant or equivalent) or qualified solicitor keen to develop a career in tax desirable;
  • Good technical skills and knowledge of Employment taxes, Expat taxes, Private Client taxes, or Reward taxes;
  • At least 5 years of relevant tax experience;
  • Ability to delegate to, manage and review trainee/senior work on allocated clients;

Your work will be varied. Below will be some of your core responsibilities:

  • Assisting clients with PAYE/NIC reviews and HMRC PAYE audits;
  • Advising clients in relation to their PAYE withholding obligations in respect of remuneration, benefits in kind, expenses, share remuneration, termination payments;
  • Advising on residency and taxation issues with regard to employees both coming into and leaving the UK;
  • Liaising with colleagues across the firm to prepare the Employment Taxes section of tax due diligence reports;
  • Supervising and dealing with the annual taxation affairs of a portfolio of private clients including meeting with and corresponding with both the clients and HMRC.

 We offer more than just a career opportunity:

  • Excellent opportunity for progression with promotions announced quarterly
  • An in-house award winning team of training specialists who will help you achieve your career goals
  • Relocation assistance for those looking to move home to Ireland

KPMG Tax Practice

With 600 tax professionals and 33 partners, KPMG in Ireland is the largest and most successful tax advisory firm. The Belfast tax practice has over 80 tax professionals and 8 partners dealing with all aspects of Corporation Tax, Private Client, Employment Taxes and Indirect Taxes.  Our clients are spread over a wide cross section of all business sectors.  There is a substantial international dimension to all aspects of our work..

Hard work is rewarded at KPMG:

We offer excellent remuneration packages at all levels. At Senior Manager level the package includes an extremely competitive base salary, performance based bonus and manager benefits along with a KPMG flexible benefits package

We take pride in recognising and rewarding hard work and achievement through regular promotions


We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Creating an inclusive culture where all our people achieve their potential is fundamental to our business. In addition, our employees have the option to avail of our flexible working policies/intelligent working arrangements. To learn more about diversity at KPMG, click here.


If you are interested in the above role, please submit a CV via the apply button. If you have any specific queries on the role, please contact Aimee Ward

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