Role details

Technical Analyst - Technical software analyst

Slough   •   £50,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • technical analyst, tax
  • software analyst

About Our Client

The business operates across a wide range of sectors, partnering IT and Technology businesses, through to the manufacturing sector and even Michelin starred restaurants. Specialising in R&D tax relief claims, Jumpstart currently identifies £1.4 million in eligible activity every single week for its clients. The company does this by approaching claims from a technical perspective

Job Description

  • Educated to degree level (Honours), in an IT, computing/numeric/scientific discipline
  • A level of business awareness and technical experience commensurate with the role. This will typically be gained from 2 - 5 years' experience in IT project management, technical analysis, and development or consultancy roles with a minimum of 12 months' client facing consulting experience.
  • Excellent presentation skills and a confident communication style that easily adapts to different company stakeholders
  • Strong Excel numerical analysis
  • Professional manner and confident in a customer-facing role
  • Proven influencing skills/assertive skills
  • Excellent documentation and written communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills (can plan and meet own timescales)
  • Flexible nature and ability to adapt to different office environments and teams, in addition to remote management


  • Ph.D. in a related and relevant subject

Understanding of R&D tax relief scheme, and how it is critical to driving innovation in the UK.

The Successful Applicant

A highly motivated self-starter, you will love to delve into lots of different types of businesses and quickly understand what they have been doing. You will manage your own time and work well with other team members. You will bring excellent verbal and written communication skills to the role and will thrive on delivering results in a quality environment. Most importantly, you will thrive in a constantly changing and growing small business, adopting a proactive approach and process to all that you do.

You will be responsible for meeting 2-3 technology clients per week, analysing their use of technology from a research and development (R&D) perspective and then producing a written report that articulately summarises and captures the essence of your clients' use of technology, as well as their R&D eligibility.

What's on Offer

£60k + Package

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