If exploring the Great Barrier Reef, climbing the Sydney Harbor Bridge, or holding a koala is on your bucket list then this job may be for you!
Swanson Reed is a leading firm in the area of R&D tax credits and innovation incentives. We are a fun and youthful team that services a diverse range of clients from technology start-ups to billion dollar ASX listed and Government Owned Corporations in the commercial aspects of research, development, management and technology transfer.
Swanson Reed has recently expanded to the U.S. and is looking for a U.S. citizen to join its energetic team in the Brisbane office as an Associate.
By providing support to our U.S. Senior Managers located in Texas your responsibilities will include:
Management of our systems and databases
Organizing business functions and projects
Assisting in the participation of workshops, development programs and business development opportunities
Facilitation and attendance of team meetings
Communicating with key stakeholders
Facilitating marketing campaigns to assist Swanson Reed in obtaining a client base in the US
Developing technical plans for confidential, state-of-the-art technologies
Writing, editing, and proofreading a range of technical documents and R&D plans
Interviewing technical and engineering personnel
Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of the R&D Tax Credit legislation in the United States
Developing internal and external training systems and materials
Generating potential leads through calling specified clients and potential clients
You will also have the opportunity to get involved in ad hoc projects which will give you exposure to the broader business.
The successful candidate will:
Preferably be a U.S. citizen currently looking for work in Australia or wanting to embark on an adventure to live and work in Australia for up to 12 months
Currently possess or willing to possess a visa allowing them to legally work in Australia (Working Holiday Visa)
Hold a college degree or currently studying/ deferred
A self-starter with an inquisitive mind who demonstrates a committed and flexible approach complemented by exceptional relationship management skills will excel in this role. Attention to detail is a must!
This job may be perfect for a recent college graduate wanting to explore the world while earning good money or a current university student interested in taking a gap year to travel down under!
In acknowledgment of the major roles small businesses play in spurring innovation and creating jobs in the U.S. economy, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) have awarded $95 million worth of small business research and development (R&D) grants. [...]