Role details

Assistant Manager - Innovations &Technology (R&D)

England   •   £48,000 - £55,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Growing Team
  • Specialist R&D offering

About Our Client

A client facing role where the Manager will be working with customers from a wide range of industry sectors undertaking development activities. A key requirement is previous experience in R&D tax relief, as well as the ability to translate complex ideas into non-technical concepts and communicate these to a broad, generally non-engineering, client base. The right candidate will have the opportunity to work with highly skilled and experienced engineers, scientists and tax consultants while witnessing the latest innovations in the UK.

Job Description

  • Actively supervising and training new and less experienced R&D consultants as well as business development teams
  • Line-management responsibilities for allocated junior staff
  • Leading R&D tax relief meetings with clients, building and developing effective working relationships with colleagues, intermediaries and other networks to develop further opportunities and business over time
  • Identification of qualifying R&D projects and expenditure
  • Undertaking technical assessments and producing technical summaries
  • Revision of technical and financial assessments prepared by other members of the team
  • Ensuring R&D claims meet the requirements of relevant tax legislation and guidelines
  • Preparation of R&D claim financial calculations and liaison with both internal and external tax teams to ensure tax returns and computations correctly reflect the outcome of technical assessments
  • Project management of R&D tax relief claims such as liaising with clients, colleagues and HMRC to ensure claims are optimised and deadlines are met
  • Representing the Firm at seminars, presentations and other events.
  • Willingness to travel within the UK.

The Successful Applicant

A holder of a recognised Degree in a field of Science, Engineering or Technology. This in combination with a business degree and/or other finance degree/qualification would be an advantage. As well as experience in preparing successful R&D tax relief claims.

Please contact Neal Craig to discuss the role in greater detail or 020 7269 2258

What's on Offer

You will have responsibility for managing a portfolio of claims for R&D tax relief and tax credits. This will involve undertaking technical and financial assessments, liaising with HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC), dealing with HMRC enquiries, client management, as well as the management, supervision and/or training of junior staff.

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