PwC Insourced Solutions for Tax - Senior Associate - Federal - Foreign in Albany, New York
A career in our Tax Reporting and Strategy practice, within Innovation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients’ tax departments redesign, redefine, and redeploy tax to be a strategic asset across the enterprise. You’ll focus on assisting clients incorporate increased automation in the tax reporting process, increase analytic capabilities through data integration, and create solid internal controls that will enable the Tax function to deliver better quality output and contribute more strategically to organisational decision making.
Our team helps our clients expand the tax role to include research, analytics, and technologies to improve how their organisation collaborates and performs. You’ll focus on enhancing the tax reporting process by incorporating increased automation, integrating quality data, developing analytic capabilities, and utilising technology to deliver better quality output in less time.
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
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Accounting, Business Administration/Management, Finance, Accounting & Technology, Finance & Technology, Quantitative Finance
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Certification(s) Preferred :
At least one of the following: CPA or commitment to pass CPA exam, Enrolled Agent, Admission to the Bar
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success in analyzing and reporting tax consequences of business activities and transactions including:
Demonstrating considerable knowledge of federal tax principles and basic understanding of international tax principles;
Demonstrating thorough level of ability with systems and data analysis skills, including Microsoft Office products;
Demonstrating ability to effectively perform tax research, draw conclusions and communicate results;
Demonstrating interest in leveraging and/or developing technology solutions to improve process efficiency and derive and validate tax technical conclusions; and,
Demonstrating ability to independently analyze complex problems and offer solutions.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader including:
Contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members;
Seeking guidance, clarification and feedback proactively;
Coaching and developing staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback; and,
Seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in utilizing effective written and verbal business communication skills within a professional business services environment, including interacting with clients and firm staff and/or management.
Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or proven record of success in automation & digitization in a professional services environment including but not limited to:
Innovating through new and existing technologies, along with experimenting with digitization solutions;
Working with large, complex data sets to build models and leverage data visualization tools to provide insights to clients; and,
Utilizing digitization tools to reduce hours and optimize engagements.
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.
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.