R&D/Innovation Tax Director- Scotland- Glasgow/Edinburgh/Aberdeen
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is, “To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day”? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you’re in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together. Our motto when it comes to career development is “Your Journey – Your Voice – Your Success ".
Azets is an award winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisors operating across the UK, Nordics and the USA. We are a family of over 6,500 employees and work across 100 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK, and we are over the moon to have been awarded Accountancy Firm of the Year in the FD Excellence Survey 2020. As a result of this growth, we are now looking to invest in our skills set even further!
For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees are what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table. We want people who are dynamic in their approach and respectful of other people’s opinions. We are looking for someone who want to be more than just a team member, but who wants to join a family of likeminded individuals.
As Director you will guide and shape our Scottish R&D (Research & Development)/Innovation Tax team. This will include delivering a technical service to clients, both via your team and directly as well as providing internal advice to colleagues and partners. You will be responsible for the targets, fees and recoveries of your team as well as promoting the service line to win new work. In addition, the day-to-day welfare and development of your team will remain a key part of the role, working with managers to develop individuals and ensure all work is completed to the highest calibre.
As a business leader, your journey will continue via mentorship by the senior management team in both your local office and wider network across the UK. This position will be a key hire within our North region, and you will be the main point of contact and driving force for our R&D tax offering. You will be supported in your development and encouraged to work towards Partner in the future. This is a real growth opportunity and an excellent chance to mould your position and wider team to compliment your career aspirations.
“You will be joining a forward thinking ambitious growing team, with supportive and friendly colleagues. This role provides an exciting opportunity to grow a new R&D tax team in our North region with the support of the local tax partners and National head of R&D. There will be a real chance to influence the growth of the team and to advance your career within a dynamic business.”
Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We're looking for people who also believe in these drivers as we work together to achieve success for both our colleagues and our clients alike. As a business, we believe we are stronger together. We share knowledge, ask for help and empower each other to achieve more collectively. We are open-minded and value everyone’s contribution, embracing our differences and fostering a culture of trust and inclusion. We look for people who adapt quickly to change, finding smart ways to deliver the best results and remain one step ahead. Does this sound like you?
The relationship that we have with our colleagues is of the upmost importance to us as a business. Your voice is important to us. Attracting and retaining the right people who will deliver the level of service that our clients expect is key to both our and your success.
We offer training and development opportunities to all employees and nurture talent from all backgrounds. This helps us to grow our own and bring out the very best in people.