Tax Trainee - Belfast

MCS Group


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    £15,000 - £25,000

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Tax Trainee

MCS Group have a terrific opportunity with a unique and highly sought-after accountancy practice in Belfast for a Tax Trainee

The Client

Are you an ambitious school leaver seeking to develop your career within accountancy? Our client are offering a fantastic training opportunity for a hard working individual to gain experience within tax with a full study package.

This leading accountancy practice is well known in the Northern Ireland market, covering a range of accounting services for clients across the country. This firm offers a work environment that is both professional and flexible.

The Role

The main role of the Tax Assistant will be based on tax compliance services for a range of clients including high net worth individuals, partnerships, entrepreneurs, directors and companies.

This is a mixed tax role which will be primarily based on the provision of personal tax compliance services to include the preparation of personal tax returns, liaising with clients in relation to their personal tax affairs, dealing with HMRC and assisting in the preparation of client advice letters. You may also be required to assist in VAT services and payroll/employment related services. As a Tax Assistant you will be required to assist with billing and other administrative functions of the department.

You will be given a high level of support and encouragement by your colleagues. This is an opportunity to join a highly experienced tax team which encourages team work and development of all its members and interaction with the other departments and offices within the firm.

The Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 GCSEs including B in English Language and Maths
  • Be able to work to deadlines
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good organisational skills


  • A minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in a tax department
  • IATI or ATT exams – Consideration will also be given to applicants who are working towards these exams or looking to undertake qualification

The Benefits

You will receive a market leading remuneration package, comprehensive study support and enjoy a range of added benefits. You will become a part of the fun and truly cohesive working environment who host regular social events throughout the year. They can also offer great career development and growth as part of a larger network.

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Adam Macklin, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

Job Snapshot

Job Type
Permanent Full-Time
See Description
Accountancy & Finance
Job Roles
Accounting Technician, Tax Consultant, Trainee Accountant
Min Experience
No Minimum Requirement
Employer Type
Recruitment Agency
Adam Macklin
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Employer Details

MCS Group

Flax House,
83 - 91 Adelaide Street,
Co. Antrim,

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