Braintree, Essex
Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Established in 1970, Lambert Chapman LLP brings a wealth of accountancy experience combined with forward-thinking and innovative solutions to meet the evolving needs of our clients. We are members of The UK200Group, and we have access to a range of tax and VAT specialists and use a variety of proven products in which our staff is trained to the highest levels of competence.

Requirements for Tax Officer – Senior

  • Have at least 5-6 years experience working within a Practice in respect of the preparation and submission of self-assessment tax returns and dealing with correspondence raised by HMRC thereon (Qualifications either qualified by experience or ATT minimum).
  • Act with due care and attention and ensure confidentiality is applied at all times.
  • Be able to listen and follow instructions.
  • Work well within a team environment.
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external parties.

Responsibilities for Tax Officer – Senior

  • Undertake the training requirements of the Practice in order to develop and progress their knowledge and skills.
  • Integrate successfully with the team and provide effective support for other team members.
  • Correctly allocate and input clients data onto our tax return preparation software, Digita.
  • Prepare the electronic working paper files for tax return assignments for review by either the Manager or Partner.
  • Deal with Revenue correspondence relating to the client’s tax affairs, and general correspondence from clients as directed by the Partners and/or Tax Manager.
  • Support other tax team members with completion of compliance work such as P11d’s and undertake tax department administration including general filing.
  • Prepare written communication for review to send to our clients to obtain information to complete the tax return process.
  • Communicate effectively with the Tax Manager and other peers to deal with any areas of concern.
  • Review work completed by less senior members of the team and provide feedback.

Benefits for Tax Officer – Senior

  • A competitive salary
  • Paid parking
  • A pension plan of 4.5% employers contribution and 4% employees contribution (after 3 months service)
  • Life assurance (after 3 months service)
  • Tax-free Birthday and Christmas gifts
  • Annual bonus based on profits – averages between 2-3.5% of salary based on a full year of working
  • On-going courses and training

Part-time hours may be considered, based on a minimum of 18 hours per week.


Email all enquiries to

Lambert Chapman Chartered Accountants

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