Tax Accountant (Home Working)

MERJE Limited
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£50,000 pa
05 May 2021
02 Jun 2021
Job Title
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

MERJE are partnered with a fast growing Consultancy business with Offices in Manchester, Leeds and London.

Joining the business as a Tax Specialist you will take responsibility for preparing all R&D tax credit claims for the office’s entire client base who have come to expect exceptional service from their highly successful and well-regarded firm of R&D claims specialists

You will be tasked with a key role in developing and executing assignments successfully. You will also supervise and train less experienced colleagues allocated to assist you. This is a hands-on role with direct client contact allowing you to build and develop long-term professional relationships.

The role will encompass:

•             Preparing and supervising the preparation of R&D tax credit claim reports and costings to relevant deadlines.

•             Regular contact with clients to ensure they receive the highest service levels.

•             Organising, planning and managing all R&D assignments for the office.

•             Supervising and supporting team members.

•             Reporting directly to the client engagement partners and tax partners.

•             Key contribution to practice development initiatives including networking events.

•             Working within an existing team of managers and partners to further develop and support the growth of the firm.

•             Experience with clients operating in a diverse range of industries.

This position is a client facing role, establishing strong relationships with business owners and their key personnel across London and the South East, with excellent career prospects in a young and dynamic partnership with ambitious growth plans.

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong understanding of the tax legislation applicable to both the SME and large R&D tax credit schemes and the requirements underpinning such claims.
  • You will have prior experience in gathering relevant information directly from client management and staff and preparing R&D tax credit written reports and associated financials from the information gathered.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and communicate well with both colleagues and key personnel of all clients.
  • Ideally, your prior experience will have been gained with a Top 50 accountancy practice or R&D tax specialist firm.

Our Client can support a 100% Work from Home role.

Please note, should you not receive feedback within 28 days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.