Placement of Corporate Tax Manager at Fast Growing Regional in Northamptonshire


Upon our initial interaction with this candidate, we discovered that they had recently relocated to the Midlands, having previously worked for a Top 20 firm as a Corporate Tax Manager. This shift in location sparked our interest, and we were eager to explore the potential opportunities that could align with their professional background.


Our engagement commenced with a brief discussion over LinkedIn, which swiftly led us to a decision—to delve into the intricacies of their current situation and to present them with a comprehensive range of potential career options. The conversation revealed that flexibility and an attractive compensation package were pivotal factors for the candidate.

Post the initial call, recognizing the significance of visual aids, we crafted a detailed video market map. This resource served as an insightful guide, mapping out all conceivable options within their regional location that met the specified criteria of flexibility and salary.

Within a remarkably swift 48-hour timeframe, we meticulously curated a shortlist comprising Top 10, Top 50, and Regional firms. This selection aimed at offering a diverse array of choices, each promising in addressing the candidate's requirements.


In a matter of weeks, we facilitated both formal and informal discussions with several firms. The culmination of these interactions resulted in an attractive offer that surpassed the candidate's initial salary expectations by an impressive 10%.


"Hadley brings a refreshing and innovative approach to the recruitment process. He is an active listener who not only grasps your thoughts, but acts on them promptly, delivering when he says he will. I am a very satisfied client!"

Job Brief:

We are looking for an experienced Tax Manager to lead and manage multiple operations of the tax practice and to deliver quality tax services. You will serve as business advisor to our clients aiming at maximizing engagement and achieving qualitative outcomes.

  • Deliver a full range of tax services in compliance with laws and regulations within timeframe
  • Build relationships and interact with clients to provide excellent planning, consulting and expertise
  • Provide innovative tax planning and review complex income tax returns
  • Identify and mitigate tax risks
  • Coordinate accounting staff and assess their performance
  • Manage tax provision and tax compliance process
  • Improve processes by developing or implementing best practices
  • Manage and coordinate tax audits
  • Maintain tax balances on general ledger
  • Prepare all tax papers in regular basis and handle all information data requests


  • Proven work experience as a Tax Manager or Senior Manager
  • ACA or CTA Qualified
  • Knowledge of tax software and MS Office
  • Good at meeting deadlines and solving problems
  • Exceptional client service along with the ability to develop excellent client relationships
  • Strong leadership and personnel management skills


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