Indirect Tax, Senior Associate - Northern

  • Location:

    Manchester,Leeds,Belfast, Manchester

  • Sector:

    Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job ref:

    7834307

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    26/09/2021

  • Client:

    PwC

Tax

We help our clients stay ahead of changes that impact their businesses, navigating complexity and risk. We deliver deep tax technical, people and legal expertise, while providing the critical context to make informed and compliant decisions. With clients ranging from multinational organisations and public sector bodies to entrepreneurs and family businesses, the work we do is diverse.

Hear from Ed Stacey, Tax People Leader about what a career in Tax could mean for you - from development, to our culture, to what we value in our people when building our team.

 


A career in our Indirect Tax practice, within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties. You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and global enterprise tax solutions.Our team helps our clients optimise cash flow and reduce risk by managing challenges related to indirect taxes. You’ll support our clients with all aspects of indirect taxation related to global, regional and domestic projects as well as comprehensive restructuring and reporting value added tax projects.

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 a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Managers and above

  • Be involved in the financial management of clients

  • Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen

  • Develop strategies to solve complex technical challenges

  • Assist in the management and delivering of large projects

  • Train, coach, and supervise staff

  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues

  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
     

We are looking for a Senior Associate to join our Indirect Tax Services group. You will be working in our FTSE 100 team that also covers a broad range of multinational clients and overseas parented groups. You would be joining a successful and growing team.

 

About the role

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, working collaboratively with other specialisms within PwC to deliver a joined up solution to the client, through to advising UK clients on their international VAT obligations. One thing is guaranteed the indirect tax practice, and the mid-tier in particular, offers a wide variety of opportunities.

Requirements

  • A proven track record in advising clients from a range of sectors and industries on complex Valued Added Tax (VAT) issues.

  • A motivated, proactive individual that has the ability to build and maintain their own client relationships.

  • To be able to assist in the development of VAT technical offerings and to easily disseminate complex messages in a manner that is easy to understand.

  • The ability to support the development of junior staff.

  • Someone who will respond well to being encouraged to shape and actively manage their career development through involvement in a broad variety of work.

  • Strong interpersonal and team working skills. Excellent project management skills.

  • A commercial, client service driven approach to your work.


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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
Valuing Difference. Driving Inclusion.

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 because creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business, enabling us to solve important problems and deliver value to our clients. We encourage an inclusive culture where people can be themselves, are valued for their strengths and are empowered to be the best they can be. As an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we also support different ways of working offering flexible working arrangements. Learn more here about our work to support an inclusive culture.

www.pwc.com/uk/diversity