Innovation / R&D tax Consultant

7 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
15 Dec 2016
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
THE JOB ROLE:
Both R&D tax and Innovation grant funding applications require detailed technical justifications and a good grasp of costing principles. You will be part of a team of professionals who use their industry background and knowledge to assist our growing client base with their R&D tax claims and innovation grants' proposals. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to make the leap from his/her traditional development role into a business oriented advisory role.

REQUIREMENTS:
For this you will need to demonstrate:

- Solid technical background with a science or technology degree and a couple of years in industry
- Excellent technical writing skills to concisely articulate R&D Tax cases and grant proposals
- Willingness to develop a good understanding of R&D Tax incentives in the UK and grant funding at UK and European levels
- Good communication skills to be able to effectively interact internally and with clients
- Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
- Ability to manage client expectations efficiently across multiple assignments
- Willingness to take on considerable responsibility, ownership and accountability
- Good interpersonal skills
- Knowledge of costing principles and a second European language would be desirable

ABOUT ZABALA INNOVATION CONSULTING
We are an international consultancy firm with 30 years in operation and a 200+ strong multi-disciplinary team of advisors located across 9 premises in the UK (Holborn London), Spain, Brussels and France. Specialising in the management of innovation, we work with our 1,500+ clients across Europe to understand their RD&I activities (past, present and future ones) and their RD&I investments, and help them devise innovation strategies to access the tax incentives' and grant funding schemes made available by member states' governments (including the UK government) and the European Commission.

The London based UK team assists with R&D tax incentive in the UK and grant funding at the national and European levels. It is undergoing expansion at the moment with good opportunities for career development