PwC Insourced Solutions for Tax - Senior Manager - Controversy in Stamford, Connecticut
A career in our United States National Tax Practice Tax Controversy and Regulatory Services 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 navigate the Internal Revenue Service process to facilitate compliance, drive issue resolution, and assist with strategic forward planning. You’ll help our clients navigate the audit planning process, apply Internal Revenue Service practice and procedure, address information reporting and withholding matters, and facilitate 9100 relief.
As a Senior Manager, 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 Directors and above
Be involved in the financial management of clients
Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
Train, coach, and supervise team members
Continue to develop internal relationships and developing your PwC brand
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 solving our clients’ needs.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Additional Educational Requirements :
A Juris Doctorate (JD), Master of Laws (LLM), or Master's degree in Accounting or Taxation field of study will be considered in lieu of a Bachelor Degree in Accounting.
Minimum Years of Experience :
Certification(s) Required :
CPA, Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates intimate knowledge and/or a proven record of success in IRS structure and strategic forward planning, including negotiations, issue resolutions, examinations and appeals, internal controversy resolution, excise tax, technical consulting, audit support and information reporting and withholding.
Demonstrates intimate knowledge and/or a proven record of success in international tax ramifications of performing cross-border services, tax minimization planning, consulting, tax compliance and business planning services.
Demonstrates intimate-level abilities and/or a proven record of success managing efforts with identifying and addressing client needs including:
Preparing responses to information document requests;
Researching tax law questions that arise in complex tax returns for multinational corporations in domestic and international areas;
Interacting with sophisticated, diverse corporate clients on significant matters;
Coordinating with team members to substantiate key return positions;
Building relationships with significant clients;
Working with other outside legal and tax advisors;
Understanding tax research and knowledge management technology tools;
Developing and sustaining deep client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities;
Preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; and,
Defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success with technical skills, including federal tax, examination and dispute resolution process, analyze legislative and regulatory tax development, research, analyze and write options on proceedings and federal tax law.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader in the following areas:
Generating new business as a tax technical team leader, proposal writing and delivery, collaborating across engagements and business units;
Leading teams to generate a vision, establish direction and motivate members, create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, and encourage improvement and innovation; and,
Identifying opportunities to provide additional services with experience utilizing a CRM system in a professional services firm to network, develop relationships and sell additional/new services.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in a professional services environment utilizing 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 leveraging data visualization tools to provide insights to clients; and,
Transforming the business by creating capacity and delivering an enhanced employee and client experience.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in evaluating and negotiating new and existing contracts, as well as leveraging pricing tools to contribute to pricing strategies.
We are transforming the way we deliver tax services. Find out more about what we do on our Tax Career Page at pwc.to/whatwedotax
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.