R&D Tax Senior Manager - Top 10 Firm

AJ Chambers
United Kingdom
£90,000 - £115,000
05 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you possess significant experience dealing with R&D tax relief claims? An ideal opportunity has arisen for an R&D Tax Senior Manager to join a Central London based Top 10 Firm. The firm in question is looking for a holder of a recognised Science or Engineering Postgraduate Degree and previous experience of R&D in a relevant science or engineering sector.

The Role

You will be part of the Innovation and Technology department, responsible for line managing staff and managing a portfolio of claims for R&D tax relief and tax credits.


  • Ensuring R&D claims meet the requirements of relevant tax legislation and guidelines
  • Manage a portfolio of clients, including liaison with clients, colleagues and HMRC to ensure claims are optimised and deadlines are met
  • Line management of the R&D team members and ensure the development of the necessary skill set and career progression
  • Assist with the recruitment of staff, setting out and implementing the necessary training
  • Represent the firm at seminars, presentations and other events
  • Where enquiries by HMRC are opened, actively leading in their resolution
  • Undertake technical and financial assessments and produce summaries
  • Revision of technical and financial assessments prepared by other members of the team

The Candidate

  • Relevant and significant experience in R&D tax
  • A holder of a recognised Science or Engineering postgraduate degree
  • Proven experience of managing several projects simultaneously
  • Experience working within a business unit with internal and external clients
  • A tax or accountancy qualification (ACA/ATT/CTA) is advantageous but not essential
  • Excellent knowledge of HMRC R&D tax relief schemes and guidelines
  • Fluency in a second language would be desirable but not essential

For more information on this R&D Tax Senior Manager role please contact Leon Maulguet at AJ Chambers.