Trust Manager – St Albans

Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire, England

£55k - 70k per year + + Benefits


Newstaff Employment Services are recruiting for a Trust Manager to join a successful company based in St Albans, Herts.

The successful candidate will become a key member of the Trust Team, reporting directly to Directors and Partners and looking after an interesting and varied portfolio that includes charitable trusts.

Key Responsibilities:

• Responsible for an interesting and varied portfolio of UK resident and charitable trusts, including ensuring key deadlines for annual accounts and tax compliance are met
• Reviewing work prepared by members of the team, input into their training and mentoring
• Assisting with advisory work and ad-hoc matters, including high level taxation and general advice regarding Inheritance Tax
• Liaising with tax, accounts and financial planning teams, as appropriate, to ensure a joined-up approach
• Monitoring budgets, own chargeability and raising fee notes
• Experience of charitable trusts, probate work and estate accounts advantageous but not essential, with an opportunity for development in those areas.

IT SKills:

• A working knowledge of CCH Trust Accounts and CCH Personal Tax would be advantageous. The firm uses CCH Practice Management System.

• Ideally CTA and/or STEP qualified – or a desire to work toward a STEP qualification
• Alternatively, qualified by experience

Working Knowledge:

• A strong understanding of trusts
• Good communication, organisational and team skills
• Flexible and dependable, able to take the initiative
• Motivated and resilient with a positive outlook
• Able to quickly build confidence, respect, and trust with others

Monday to Friday 37.5 hour week.  Flexi Office hours

Salary: £55,000 pa to £70,000 pa + excellent benefits

Interested?  Please call Anne Marie on 01727 864777 or email CV to



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  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Salary Benefits: + Benefits
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • County: Hertfordshire
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