Corporate Tax Senior Associate


An opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Corporate Tax Senior Associate to join our team and to be based at our office in Manchester city centre.

Having a talented and dedicated team of individuals who want to work in and actively be part of an inspiring and challenging environment is key to our success.

At CLB Coopers, which is part of the Baldwins Group, one of the fastest growing national accountancy firms in the UK, we know our people are our greatest asset and without them we will not achieve success, so our clients are not the only ones we help to grow. We are just as committed to helping our people achieve their ambitions too.

The people who join us at CLB Coopers are recruited not only for their technical excellence and ability, but equally as important, for the potential we see in them to help us drive the firm forward, to add real value for our clients and to, ultimately, help them to achieve their ambitions.

As a firm that is committed to helping our people to succeed, we provide a structured and supportive approach to training & career development and have an environment, built through mentoring and coaching, in which everyone is encouraged to achieve their ambitions. We make sure that the members of our team who deserve recognition, reward and progression are always given it. So whatever your ambitions, as part of our team, you will be in the perfect place to make them happen.

The applicant

As the ideal candidate, you will be a highly motivated and confident individual, with an eagerness to make the role your own. you will possess the drive and determination to ‘go the extra mile’ for the firm, our clients, your colleagues and yourself. But you will recognise the importance of a team approach and will be committed to everyone succeeding together. Our focus is to support our people and our teams to aspire, grow, achieve and succeed, so you should also have a genuine desire to be part of a team. It is essential that you have strong inter-personal skills and are a good communicator.

If you do,  you’re exactly the kind of person we want to be part of our team. And if  you can demonstrate at interview using examples of why you believe you’re the kind of person we’re looking for, then all the better. You’ll be well-placed for a highly enjoyable, challenging and successful career with us.

You will either be ATT qualified or CTA qualified or already studying towards the CTA qualification.

The role

You will predominantly be working in our corporation tax team, and will provide assistance as needed on tax advisory projects. We would expect you to deal with all corporation tax compliance matters on a portfolio of clients. More specifically, this would include identification of tax-sensitive expenditure and wider tax issues, liaison with clients to resolve queries, communication with internal departments to ensure deadlines are met, overview of the client portfolio to ensure HMRC deadlines are met, review of work undertaken by junior members of the compliance team, mentoring of junior members of the compliance team and WIP & billing management for your portfolio clients. You will be expected to build and maintain effective and long term relationships with our new and existing client base.

Salary & rewards

You will be offered a competitive salary commensurate with your level of experience and a benefits package that reflects our values, including a profit-related bonus scheme. Our modern offices provide a caring, friendly working environment and are easily accessible by public transport and commuter links.

How to apply

Applicants should send a covering letter and a copy of their CV to