R&D Senior Tax Manager

This international firm is looking for an R&D Tax Senior Manager to work within its corporate tax department.  You will work with clients to produce complex tax claims, computations and returns for HM Revenue & Customs and give advice on corporate planning and restructuring projects.  This role sits within the Midlands R&D tax team however you will also work with the National R&D tax practice.  Your clients will come from a range of industry sectors and your responsibilities will include the following:

  • Preparing summary descriptions of the work being undertaken within complex projects in straightforward language that is clear to understand to be submitted to the HMRC.
  • Working with HMRC specialists to facilitate the agreement of R&D claims.
  • Managing client claim projects and to manage conflicting resourcing requirements between projects.
  • Leading by example in terms of client relationships, technical quality and service delivery
  • Working with senior staff at clients premises to identify qualifying projects and expenditure.
  • Delivering comprehensive proposals and taking part in presentations
  • Leading complex projects
  • Leading people including coaching and developing junior staff.
  • Building an internal network within the wider tax practice of the firm
  • Helping to establish and maintain strong client relationships with both existing and new clients

You must have experience of preparing R&D claims and techical knowledge of the UK's R&D tax incentives.  You must also have experience of dealing with senior employees within HMRC.