Tax Job Info Sharing

Line of Service: Tax
Industry: Private Company Services
State & City: NY-New York
Travel Requirements: 0-20%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 36984BR-0

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 163,000 people in 151 countries across our 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.

PwC 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 23,000 tax professionals, this means that PwC 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 Japanese Business Network (Japanese Business Network) is a group of PricewaterhouseCoopers professionals with unique knowledge, skills and experience focused on providing distinctive service to global Japanese companies in the United States. The Japanese Business Network is also an important part of the Private Company Services (PCS) organization because the needs and characteristics of most Japanese Business Network companies are similar to PCS clients in the United States. With respect to the J-SOX, Japanese Business Network has a group of J-SOX specialists located in the principle markets to provide professional advice on all aspects towards J-SOX compliance.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:

Working knowledge of the complex tax issues faced by US, non-publically traded entities with extensive operations in Japan.

Skills Preferred:

Some technical skills in FAS 109.

Working experience identifying and addressing 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.

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.

Must be able to speak, read and write Japanese.

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:

1

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required:

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting [provided all of the minimum requirements are met for CPA licensure per respective state regulations] required.

Certified Public Accountant [or commitment to pass CPA exam before being promoted to Manager and thereafter obtain CPA licensure], Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar required.

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