PwC Tax Project Management Driver (Senior Associate) in Chicago, Illinois

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The PwC network is a global market leader in tax services.

We assist businesses, individuals, and organizations with tax strategy, planning, and compliance, while also delivering a wide range of business advisory services.

With over 32,000 tax professionals, this means that the PwC network can support our clients both locally and globally.

We have experience working with an expansive and diverse client-base, which comprises all types of businesses-multinationals, local companies, privately-owned organizations, entrepreneurs, family businesses, trusts, partnerships, and private individuals.

Job Description

The Tax Project Management group is focused on strategic market priorities such as improving communication and process improvement initiatives to achieve innovative, optimized, cost effective and efficient models for delivering outstanding services to our clients.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 3

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Certification(s) Preferred: CAPM or similar certification Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates proven considerable knowledge of, as well as success in roles supporting project management methodologies and frameworks which may include the following areas:

  • Implementing and analyzing the impact of our major Tax engagements on the assigned engagement.

  • Connecting and building relationships to analyze current engagement plans, engagement business models and relevant performance metrics

  • Driving and aligning necessary change management and learning support solutions across an organization through a broad understanding of innovation, people and business strategies.

  • Analyzing data and compare forecasted data to actual outcomes.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates some ability and success participating in the development and implementation of projects plans, while managing risk, meeting budgets and targets on large scale projects in complex organizations.

Demonstrates some ability and success with utilizing analytical and problem solving skills to identify and implement solutions.

Demonstrates proven ability and success to utilizing effective written and verbal communication skills, building extensive networks to achieve the following results:

  • Assisting with production of the management reports used to inform engagement leaders of project statuses, as well as provide the necessary controls and timely completion for client service projects.

  • Learning the business model, operating process and service offerings of assigned practices, considering the impact on communications and the overall role.

  • Updating and/or developing a dashboard to communicate the results of analyzing large volumes of data

  • Collaborating as part of a cross-functional team to manage conflict and openly address challenges.

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.