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Tax Technology, Project Manager, Financial Services

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Line of service
Tax
Grade
Manager/Senior Professional
Specialism
Tax - Corporate Tax
Industry
Accountancy and tax
Position type
Full Time
Job ID
22832BR

Job description

Due to rapidly increasing demand PwC is looking for a Manager to help drive its Tax Technology business in the Financial Services market.

With an unparalleled client base this opportunity represents a real tangible chance to work within a specialist team and help shape and build one of PwC’s priority businesses. You will be fully supported by the Tax Reporting & Strategy leadership teams in helping you achieve your goals.

The candidate will ideally be based in one of our London offices, as this is where the majority of the team are based.
The candidate will be a self-starter, have a passion and drive to take the business forward and be able to provide technical excellence as part of our national team.


Who we're looking for

We’re looking for a Manager to join our Financial Services Tax Technology team to enable us to achieve our ambitious growth plans. We are essentially a consulting business and little of our work is routine. Projects range from one-off initiatives providing bespoke solutions to specific problems, through to long-term tax transformation engagements with numerous technology sub projects.

As part of the role you will be responsible for:

  • managing a wide range of projects within the team project portfolio, from scoping to closure

  • managing the development activities around PwC own tax technology products. Including the coordination with our offshore delivery centres.

  • facing to clients project managers for the running of project meetings and taking prioritization decisions

  • overseeing the preparation of answers to RFPs

  • being an ambassador of tax technology within the FS Tax practice

As part of our growing team you’ll be responsible for the delivery of the team projects, working closely with both senior and junior members of the team to provide outstanding service to our clients.

What are the role requirements?
Essential skills:
  • Proven ability to manage a project portfolio

  • Track record in implementing tax technology solutions or finance systems

  • Proven ability to manage development teams

  • 5+ years in project management role

Desirable skills:
  • Project management qualification, Prince 2 or PMP

  • Experience in tax systems

  • Experience in handling RFPs and coordinating answers

  • Proven ability to coordinate development and delivery effort from multiple locations

Location
London


Tax

We help organisations and the people who run them answer the big business questions. How should we raise finance? Where should we be based? How should we reward our people? With some 3,300 experts whose expertise covers every conceivable area of taxation, we’re one of the UK’s leading tax practices.

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/careers/experienced/apply

Diversity

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/diversity

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