PwC National Tax Customs Duty Drawback Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
Line of Service: Tax
Specialty/Competency: National Tax Services
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Government Clearance Required: No
Available for Work Sponsorship: No
Travel Requirements: Up to 20%
A career in our United States National Tax Practice World Trade Management Solutions practice, within United States National Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients gain valuable insight into emerging tax issues and trends, as well helping them implement successful tax strategies in response to legislative, federal, and judicial tax developments that will impact their business. You’ll help our clients with United States federal income tax considerations primarily related to foreign persons’ activities in the United States, United States persons’ activities outside the United States, cross border mergers and acquisitions, financial transactions, and insurance companies. Our team helps our clients develop a scalable solution to address the tax compliance needs of corporations, partnerships, and other business entities. You’ll focus on providing clients with outsourcing activities including the management over the preparation and review of income and franchise returns along with responses to income tax examinations by federal, state, and local taxing authorities.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Manager, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
We’re leading the way as technology-enabled tax advisors who provide value through digitization, automation and increased efficiencies - all made possible by equipping our professionals to succeed in a world where transactions are faster, more complicated and require a deeper level of sophistication. PwC Tax provides unparalleled technical knowledge and specialization and industry insights, coupled with the One Firm knowledge that brings everything PwC offers to solve our clients’ needs.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Minimum Years of Experience :
Certification(s) Required :
Certified Customs Broker License or Member of the Bar
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Business Administration/Management, Economics, Finance, Accounting
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of, and/or a proven record of success performing in a roll that emphasizes managing, US Customs and Border Protection procedures and regulatory framework, as well as associated documentary requirements. Demonstrates extensive knowledge of, and/or a proven record of success performing in a roll that emphasizes managing, analyzing client internal control practices and evaluating client compliance with import control regulatory requirements.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of Duty Drawback including program design and setup, data analysis, claim preparation and drawback audits.
Demonstrates broad knowledge of international trade and US Customs issues, such as Harmonized Tariff Classification System, customs valuation, preferential trade agreements and Rules of Origin.
Demonstrates extensive technical customs and trade-related skills, including entry review process related to import entry and/or shipment data elements (HTS classification, value, quantity), FTZ's, protests and petitions, as well as knowledge of brokerage entry/release and clearance.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success identifying and addressing client needs, which includes the following: 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 extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success with working independently and engage in critical analyses of complex information and articulate thoughts succinctly and in an organized manner, emphasizing the extensive ability to write business documents clearly and concisely.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team member: understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.
Demonstrates success as tax technical business advisor, including developing new relationships, making introductions to sell new services and doing so with a "One Firm" service mindset. Preferred familiarity with a CRM system.
Demonstrates knowledge of 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.
Knowledge of alternative fee arrangements, including the use of pricing tools, to provide a point of view on pricing strategies.
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