Corporate Tax – R&D Assistant Manager / Manager
£35,000-£50,000pa plus bonus Full-time BGC-01926-TX Permanent
We are looking for an R&D / Incentives & Reliefs tax specialist to join this national accounting practice in Newcastle as they look to strengthen their tax team. As they continue to enjoy rapid growth in the R&D market they are seeking an enthusiastic and skilled tax professional with experience in this area to manage a portfolio of clients. Having achieved great success nationally working with clients to help them claim tax incentives for innovation and the creative sector they are excited to grow the team again.
With previous exposure to managing client relationships along with the ability to develop new work you will be experienced in the technical aspects of R&D, able to lead a small team and provide training as required to junior members.
You will be responsible for the management of workflow from initial engagement to planning and final delivery including technical and costing elements . You will help your clients claim corporation tax relief or credits for research & development, exploiting patents and producing creative content from video games through to TV programmes.
Your role will also see you advise clients on tax technical issues relating to R&D tax claims and other creative sector reliefs. Whilst developing client relationships you will also expand your internal network, and regularly liaise with HMRC on enquiries into R&D Tax and Patent Box claims.
We are looking for a professional corporate tax specialist with first hand experience in Incentives & Reliefs. You will preferably be CTA qualified, at the least ATT with a strong technical understanding in this field. Support will be provided for those still working towards these exams.
An excellent communicator with the ability to converse with trainees through to Partners and business owners is a key competency we are looking for you to demonstrate, as is your first class project management and problem solving skills
The office culture is one of a team effort, they work hard but have lots of fun and you will enjoy the supportive atmosphere they have developed as a firm. They currently offer hybrid working, seeing the benefit of collaboration in the office yet providing flexibility to be at home some days if required.
With plenty of progressive opportunities, an attractive benefits package including bonus and flexible hours this presents as an excellent opportunity for corporate tax specialists seeking a niche. Dependant upon experience this opportunity is available at both Manager and Assistant Manager level, with fast promotion prospects.