R&D Tax Manager

Cardiff Permanent £35,000 - £50,000
  • Fantastic opportunity to join a growing and thriving tax boutique.
  • Client contact, progression and development on offer, in a hands-on role.

About Our Client

A tax boutique that has sustained organic, positive growth and has achieved the following:

  • Achieved organic growth year on year since inception, with an impressive 85% increase in turnover in 2020/2021
  • Finalists in three 2021 business awards including the Finance Wales Awards for best independent accountancy firm, with the ceremonies taking place in September 2021.

Job Description

The key responsibilities for this R&D Tax Manager position at a leading accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:

  • Preparation, review, and submission of robust R&D tax credit claims for a wide variety of clients
  • Total management and autonomy of your own client portfolio
  • Management of overall client engagement, communicating with clients and stakeholders throughout the entire claim process
  • Leading client meetings and being responsible for extracting the key information required to prepare the claim
  • Provide technical advice and support to clients, updating them on any legislative changes
  • Man-management of R&D tax team including mentoring and work delegation
  • Effective planning of work schedule, ensuring all deadlines are met
  • Ensuring the firm's technical and compliance procedures are always adhered to
  • Opportunity to partake in business development activities

The Successful Applicant

In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this R&D Tax Manager role at a leading accountancy firm in Cardiff, you must be:

  • Excellent communicator, with the ability to liaise across all levels of seniority
  • Self-motivated and able to show initiative
  • Accurate and able to work well under pressure
  • Ability to manage and prioritise multiple projects whilst meeting strict deadlines
  • Demonstrates sound technical judgement
  • Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with new and current clients
  • Capability to manage junior members of the team
  • Driver with a willingness to travel to client meetings if needed in own vehicle (expenses reimbursed)
  • Ideally, CTA qualified and/or ACA/ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Possess detailed working knowledge of the entire R&D tax credit process with experience in preparing robust claims, including project writing
  • Must be able to demonstrate technical knowledge of R&D tax credit legislation and guidance

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Exciting benefits package
  • Flexibility - WFH
  • Career progression and support

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