Research Technical Consultant

Research Technical Consultant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Research Technical Consultant to join our team.


  • Identifying new and qualifying tech in collaboration with accounting, sales and account management teams;
  • Completing video conferences with CTOs, engineers and other R&D ‘do-ers’;
  • Working alongside a team of writing experts to help craft a strong and persuasive technical report on their work;
  • Reviewing any technical data or patents provided by the client;
  • Visiting clients at incubators, engineering works or factories and finding out more about their work in person.


  • Experience with negotiations and contract management;
  • A strong rapport-builder with excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • A confident, independent self-starter who loves finding new ways of engaging clients;
  • A university degree, ideally in a Technical or Science based subject;
  • 1-2 years relevant job experience;
  • Ideally project management experience R&D Tax Credits experience is a bonus but not necessary;
  • Excellent organisational skills – you must be able to efficiently work across multiple projects;
  • Confident speaking about all things tech;
  • Previous experience with liaising with developer’s CTO’s about technical aspects;
  • Confidence working with minimal supervision;
  • Coding experience – whether a Computer Science or similar) degree, or within a job or hobbyist realm.