Tax Reporting & Strategy - Manager
Due to rapidly increasing demand PwC is looking for a manager to help drive its Tax Reporting & Strategy 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 our More London office.
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.
The tax landscape is constantly changing. Regulatory requirements are increasing, business and finance transformation is commonplace, and tax authorities and boards are demanding that tax risks are effectively managed. In this fast changing world, our Tax Reporting & Strategy (TRS) team is helping clients build a sustainable tax strategy for the future. Our complete approach to tax management brings together tax function design, technology and compliance delivery to help our clients understand and meet these challenges head-on.
We work with clients from the largest Financial Services institutions. Our national TRS team is embedded within our market facing client teams within Tax putting us in a unique position to meet our clients’ needs. Working in TRS you’ll advise both domestic and international clients on the end to end management of tax across their business.
We’re looking for a Manager to join our FS 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.
Candidates will have experience in providing tax management advice to clients covering one or more of the following areas:
Tax transformation and process improvement
Tax strategy, governance and risk management
Tax sourcing consulting
As part of our growing team you’ll be responsible for driving and managing projects, working closely with both senior and junior members of the team to provide outstanding service to our clients.
You will have:
Proven experience in advising clients on some or all aspects of tax management.
Knowledge of recent global developments in tax strategy and risk management requirements.
Knowledge of recent global developments in technology for tax and the impact on tax administration requirements.
Working knowledge of the types of technology used by the tax department i.e. ERP systems, provisioning tools, tax calculation engines, data analytics and visualisation, and workflow.
Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal).
Excellent problem solving, analytical, numerical and listening skills.
Strong project management skills. In particular the ability to manage several different work-streams at once.
Ability to work with a global mind-set, understanding the cultural differences of working with overseas teams.
Prior in-house experience working in tax reporting, tax compliance and tax operations preferred.
Experience in Tableau, Microsoft Project and Microsoft Visio preferred.
ACA / CTA qualified - desirable but not essential depending on other experience.
Closing Date: 23 March, 2018