Tax Job Info Sharing

Job location: New York, NY
Category: Tax jobs

Line of Service: TAX
Industry: National Operations
State & City: NY-New York
Travel Requirements: 21-40%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 55902BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services clients that include the Fortune 500, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) helps clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the advantage of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 180,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

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:
PricewaterhouseCoopers is nationally recognized for its in-depth technical knowledge and experience in taxation. Our National Operations Group features a multi-disciplined staff including: accountants, attorneys, economists and technologists from a variety of backgrounds, including former government officials (e.g., from the Treasury Department, the IRS and Congressional tax staffs), corporate tax directors, tax professionals from law firms, technology professionals and tax advisors from the Firm’s practice offices. Team members serve as business advisors to clients by: monitoring and analyzing legislative and regulatory tax developments; assisting clients in developing strategies in anticipation of tax law changes and regulatory developments; analyzing the economic impact of tax legislation and federal budget proposals; and addressing technology needs to support tax function effectiveness Enterprise application services we provide include the following:

-Architecture: Rationalizing a portfolio of applications from integrated systems, best-of-breed solutions, and other software implemented over the years or inherited with mergers and acquisitions

-Selection: Facilitating an objective, fact-based process to weigh the most viable options for integrated systems (e.g. ERP) and/or best-of-breed, point solutions

-Implementation: Assessing, designing, developing, testing, deploying, and supporting Oracle and SAP system components to meet business requirements

-Optimization: Assessing and redesigning processes in Oracle, SAP, PeopleSoft or other leading ERP systems

Position/Program Requirements:
Minimum Years of Experience: 2

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor’s degree in a technology or business related field

Certification(s) Preferred: CPA, Six Sigma Green Belt, Six Sigma Black Belt, or PMP

Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates working knowledge and understanding of ERP-based solutions to contribute as a functional team member in consulting, designing, implementing and supporting those solutions, including areas that are related to enterprise application architecture, selection, implementation and optimization.
Demonstrates working knowledge and/or direct consulting experience assisting clients with the implementation and support of ERP solutions and improving financial business processes, emphasizing in issues related to taxation and enterprise applications.
Demonstrates considerable knowledge of general tax, which includes but is not limited to the following: monitoring and analyzing legislative and regulatory tax developments; assisting in the development of strategies in anticipation of tax law changes and regulatory developments; analyzing the economic impact of tax legislation and federal budget proposals; and, addressing technology needs to support tax function effectiveness.

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates some proven ability to design, build, test and deploy ERP-based solutions.
Demonstrates some proven ability and/or direct working experience to identify and address client needs: 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 some proven ability and/or direct working experience 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 some proven ability to utilize effectively written and verbal business communication skills within a professional business services environment, including interacting with clients and firm staff and/or management.

Job ID: 55902BR-0

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