Research and Development Manager ~An Exciting opportunity for recently admitted attorneys ~LEGAA32199


Our client, a large and thriving international tax firm has launched a new business which is poised for a worldwide roll out. They operate from a number of wholly owned offices situated in Europe, Asia, Africa and America and employ numerous knowledgeable specialists dedicated to their core business.

They are looking to employ a Research and Development Manager to join their team of young, vibrant and dynamic professionals.

Minimum Requirements

Educational Requirements:

Excellent High School and University Results
Chartered accountant, Admitted Attorney or similar (Professional Services)
Good command of English Language
Previous experience in notable leadership positions
Previous experience within Financial and/or Professional Services (desirable)
Proven track record of building strong business relationships

General Requirements:

• Attention to detail required
• Ability to conduct in-depth research from start to finish
• Chance to grow with the business and develop new products
• Individual should be driven and motivated
• Individual should enjoy doing research and able to document findings well
• Individual should be creative, resourceful and an independent thinker
• Individual should have excellent verbal and interpersonal communication
• Individual should have general business awareness and understanding
• Individual should have ability to conceptualize and establish adequate processes
• Individual should have strong technical skills

Role Description

The chosen individual would be involved in generating new business lines as well as improving existing processes through research and development.

This position is ideal for an individual who thinks creatively and enjoys both problem solving and research.

Key Responsibilities:

• Find and develop opportunities based on topics provided
• Find solutions in order to improve current processes within the business
• Liaise with multiple tax offices/company agents on various tax issues
• Manage special client projects when required
• Keep up to date with changes to legislation in multiple countries

City: Johannesburg

Salary: R600k - R800k

Duration: Permanent