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Deadline

06 Mar 2017

  • Job Type: Internship
  • Profession: Chartered Accountancy
  • Duration: Eight Weeks
  • Start Date: Summer 2017
  • Location: London
  • UCAS Points: 240
  • Disciplines Recruited From: Any degree discipline
  • Salary: Competitive

During your internship, you will be supporting the Tax Team with the preparation of high quality tax compliance and advisory services.

Our clients range from individuals and owner managed businesses to large corporates. Our clients operate in a broad range of sectors, for example retail, media, financial services, infrastructure, real estate and many more.

Mazars offers a range of tax services to meet the needs of our clients, including: Corporate Tax, International Tax, Personal Tax, Partnership Tax, Trusts & Estates, Expatriate Tax, Indirect Tax (VAT), Employment Tax, Share schemes and Tax investigations.

Your time will be split between meeting clients and working in the office.

Job Role

As an intern, your typical daily duties could include:

  • Preparing tax returns and calculations for companies or individuals as part of the yearly tax compliance process
  • Liaising with HMRC on behalf of our clients
  • Assisting seniors and managers with research, reports and other client deliverables for advisory projects
  • Liaising with the wider Mazars team, for example, the audit team, to collect information on our clients for the tax compliance services or to determine other services we can provide to our clients
  • Attending in-house technical training sessions

Person Specification & Academic Requirements

We are looking for people who bring something special to the firm and who also have some distinctive qualities. We want driven people who think creatively about their work, embrace challenges and can resolve complex problems.

  • Demonstrates strong analytical and research skills
  • Takes ownership of assigned tasks and adopts a pro-active approach
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload
  • Produces accurate and timely work
  • Participates in meetings, providing information and ideas with clarity and persuasiveness
  • Ability to build relationships
  • Respects differences in people and values diversity of ideas
  • Applies active listening skills – asks questions when necessary but makes basic assumptions when appropriate
  • Actively seeks to enhance own expertise and knowledge
  • Demonstrates drive and commitment to self-development
  • Professional approach to work and clients i.e. professional appearance, respect for individuals, and ethical conduct

Academic Requirements

  • Achieved, or on track to achieve, a 2.1 or above in any degree discipline
  • Minimum of 280 UCAS points (to have achieved in the same academic year, from your best 3 A Levels and excluding General Studies).
  • Grade B or above in GCSE English Language and Maths.

If there were extenuating/exceptional circumstances that affected your result(s), please tell us in your application form so we can consider whether we take them into account.

Training Contract & Study Support

We operate a number of in-house training courses which will give you the technical insight to keep up with changes in legislation and case law, both in the UK and worldwide.

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