PwC IST - Domestic Process & Technology - Senior Associate 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.

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

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, Accounting & Technology, Finance & Technology

Minimum Years of Experience :

2 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications :

Certification(s) Preferred :

At least one of the following: CPA, EA, Admission to the Bar, Professional Certification in Project Management (PMP), Six Sigma Black Belt/Lean Black Belt/Master Black Belt, Certified Business Intelligence Professional (CBIP), SAP Certified Professional, Oracle Certified Professional.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills :

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in tax compliance tools to contribute as a functional team member in consulting, implementing and supporting those solutions. Is proficient in analysis and manipulation of large volumes of data using Microsoft Office tools.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in general tax and has a solid understanding of the tax life cycle.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in identifying and addressing client needs including:

  • Building solid relationships with clients;

  • Developing an awareness of Firm services;

  • Communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner;

  • Delivering clear requests for information;

  • Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and,

  • Communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader including:

  • Understanding personal and team roles;

  • Contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members;

  • Proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; and,

  • Providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.

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.

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.