Probate & Estate Administration Accountant

Morgan Jones
12 Jun 2018
30 Jun 2018
Job role
Contract type
Full time

Our Client, one of UK's leading National Law Firms, is now looking for an experienced Probate & Estate Administration Accountant to join their Tax Trust and Charities team based in Guildford.

With an excellent salary on offer, you will assist in the preparation, updating and finalising of Estate Accounts and dealing with the associated tax compliance.

About the Probate & Estate Administration Accountant post:

The work will include assisting with the following:

  • Drawing up, regularly updating, and finalising Estate Accounts
  • Dealing with deceased's lifetime tax affairs
  • Annual Tax Returns for estate administration period
  • Complying with Estate Registration Service requirements where necessary
  • Obtaining relevant tax clearances
  • Preparation of Forms R185 for beneficiaries
  • Liaising with third parties including HMRC
  • Liaising with lawyers in the team

Due to the nature of the Probate & Estate Administration Accountant post, our client is looking for someone with at least two years' experience in either a legal or accountancy practice in the above areas of work. A good understanding of estate administration will be important. They will have initiative, and will have the personal skills to liaise effectively with both third parties and other members of the team.

In principle the role is full time, but this depends upon the candidate; it may suit an experienced accounts professional on a part–time basis.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated individual to join a firm which values its employees and their career progression, so please apply today to avoid disappointment.

About Morgan Jones

This role is being handled by Morgan Jones Recruitment & HR Consultants. We have been established as a quality recruitment business for over 18 years with a reputation for fair and equal representation. We see each applicant as an individual and will treat you accordingly.

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