Software Specialist R&D Consultant - London

Location
London, London
Salary
£50,000 - £60,000 per annum
Posted
24 Jun 2018
Closes
22 Jul 2018
Ref
1499038
Sectors
IT, Programming
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position: Software Specialist R&D Consultant
Location: London
Salary: £500000 - £60000 per annum
Job type: Permanent

As a Software Specialist R&D Consultant, you’ll be expected to build on your deep understanding of the R&D Tax Relief scheme, and get stuck in helping clients to get the best out of Client within a few weeks. You’ll be at a pivot point between our sales and delivery teams, often accompanying clients on their journey with us from initial conversations right through to funding.

A few months in, on an average day, you might:
Research a company’s technology as preparation for a sales call (with a salesperson)
Attend a meeting with the tech cofounder at a new prospect and discuss with them exactly which part of their technology qualifies for R&D Tax Credits and how to best navigate the scheme
Occasionally, write a few pages of technical narrative explaining these challenges in simple terms for HMRC
Participate in enquiries to explain to HMRC our rationale for why a certain development qualifies

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience developing software as part of a team across the software development life cycle
Several years or equivalent experience in delivering tax credits claim, including solid knowledge of the CIRD
Knowledge of multiple technology stacks helpful
Comfortable speaking both on the phone and in front of clients, prospects and HMRC
Happy to get stuck into in-depth debates about very specific technical matters
Impeccable writing skills
Passion for learning new technologies


ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Non-Negotiable skills:
Fullstack exposure / Development experience
Tax credit exposure
Understand accounting
Have a genuine interest in accounting and finance.

KEY SKILLS:
Experience developing software as part of a team across the software development life cycle Several years or equivalent experience in delivering tax credits claim, including solid knowledge of the CIRD Knowledge of multiple technology stacks helpful Comfortable speaking both on the phone and in front of clients, prospects and HMRC Happy to get stuck into in-depth debates about very specific technical matters Impeccable writing skills Passion for learning new technologies


If you have further inquiries about this role, please don’t hesitate to contact our office at: 02033-71-7671