Corporate Tax / R & D Manager

England, Bristol
13 Jul 2021
10 Aug 2021
JN -012021-1999828
Mark Bailey
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Experience Levels
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Full Time

A growing firm of chartered accountants based in Bristol is recruiting for a Corporate Tax / R & D Manager to join their team during a period of rapid growth. The opportunity provides a varied role as whilst focusing on R & D, there will also be involvement in a wide spectrum of other tax advisory project work.

Client Details

Based in the firms Bristol offices, you will be joining a highly regarded accountancy practice with an excellent reputation. The wider business presents one of fastest growing firms of chartered accountants across the South West with a wide ranging client base with clients ranging from sub audit threshold turnover clients, through to clients in excess of £100million in turnover. The firm has a focus working with growth focused limited companies, OMBs and corporate clients looking for a long term, partnering relationship. The firm provides an autonomous approach, whilst with the backing and support of a highly regarded team to support you with clear career development paths and appraisal systems in place to help people achieve their career goals.


Joining as Corporate Tax / R & D Manager in the Bristol offices you will provide OMB/SME direct corporate tax compliance and advisory services to the firm's high growth business clients. Whilst this will involve a significant element of R&D tax credit work, you will also have genuine scope for involvement working on a wide spectrum of other tax projects alongside this. For example, alongside delivering complex corporate tax compliance and identifying / preparing R&D tax credit claims, there will be involvement in EMI, EIS related matters and chance to work on corporate finance transactions and due diligence projects, corporate reconstructions and demergers. You will also have chance for involvement in wider international business direct taxes and structuring and HMRC enquiries. Therefore there will be scope to develop a wide spectrum of advisory technical skills alongside the core focus of R and D work providing a superb opportunity for the right corporate tax professional looking to develop their career.


You will be any of CTA/ACA/ACCA qualified or working towards CTA with support on offer for ADIT for example for those interested in the international work. You will have focused your career within the corporate tax field to date, having developed this within an independent accounting firm environment, larger Top 50 or Top Tier firm background to around Corporate Tax / R & D Manager levels or similar. Ideally you have a strong compliance and planning background with experience delivering tax projects and planning work, looking to build further on your corporate tax advisory career within a fast growing, highly successful firm of chartered accountants.

Job Offer

Highly competitive salary on offer, plus bonus and other benefits, negotiable around background, level and experience to be explored in further discussion on confidential application.

To apply please apply on-line, or for an initial, confidential discussion to explore more about the firm, role and salary/package on offer please contact Mark Bailey on 01179 271452.