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Specialized Tax Services- Senior Associate

A career in our Specialised Tax Services practice, within Corporate Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet their tax obligations while managing the impact tax has on their business. You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing working capital, and profit sharing for partners. You’ll also help organisations understand the pricing implications of goods and services between related parties, as well as providing advice on tax implications of deals. Our team helps our clients achieve year to year consistency that leaves them in full compliance and with optimal cash savings. You’ll help our clients identify qualifying cash tax savings and refund opportunities as well as gauging the impact of deductions and credits on the effective tax rate.

Responsibilities

As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above
  • Train and lead staff
  • Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients 
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand

Preferred skills

  • Job Requirements and Preferences: 

    Basic Qualifications: 

    Minimum Degree Required: 
    Bachelor Degree

    Required Fields of Study: 
    Accounting, Business Administration/Management, Economics, Finance, International Business, Management, Quantitative Finance

    Minimum Years of Experience: 
    3 year(s) 

    Certification(s) Required: 
    Commitment to obtain one of the following certifications: Professional Certification in Project Management (PMP), Six Sigma Green Belt/Lean Green Belt/Master Green Belt, Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP), SAP Certified Professional, Oracle Certified Professional, Enrolled Agent, CPA or any other professional certifications approved for the practice before being promoted to Manager.

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    Degree Preferred: 
    Master Degree

    Preferred Fields of Study: 
    Business Administration/Management, Computer and Information Science, Data Processing/Analytics/Science

    Additional Educational Preferences: 
    Other STEM related fields of study may be considered

    Preferred Knowledge/Skills: 
    Demonstrates thorough knowledge and understanding of: 
    - Performing on project teams and providing deliverables involving multiphase data analysis related to the evaluation of accounting and/or financial issues; 
    - Utilizing accounting ledger and sub-ledger applications to interpret requests and reconcile data; 
    - Evaluating accounting, business process, operational, and, or, financial issues; 
    - Demonstrating familiarity with database concepts including building relationships between tables, grouping data, and following steps to create cohesive analyses; - Utilizing data management and analysis technologies inclusive of Microsoft SQL Server, SQL, ACL, ASCII, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Visual Basic, Microsoft .NET framework, HTML or XML; and, 
    - Utilizing programming Languages and Tools- SQL, R, Power Query, Python, Java, SAS, BI, Power Query, Tableau, Alteryx, Blue Prism, Automation Anywhere, Win Automation, and UI Path. 
    Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven track record of success with operating in a professional services firm or large enterprise as a consultant, auditor or business process specialist. 
    Demonstrates thorough knowledge and or a proven record of success with identifying and obtaining new service opportunities and taking the opportunities through the sales cycle, including the following: 
    - Defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, and billing and collection; 
    - Identifying and addressing client needs, including developing and sustaining extensive client relationships; and, 
    - Assisting with the leading of teams to generate a vision, establish direction and motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, and encourage improvement and innovation.

    Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success working seamlessly in a virtual environment to complete projects with team members based in various locations, domestically and globally, including the following areas: 
    - Identifying and addressing client needs by actively participating in client discussions and meetings; 
    - Communicating a broad range of Firm services; 
    - Managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents and balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues;
    - Functioning as a team leader by creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; 
    - Providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and, 
    - Keeping leadership informed of progress and issues.
    Some background in tax analytics, reporting or business intelligence is expected. Additional training for the right candidate will be provided.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.Advertisement