International Tax Services
Job Description & Summary
A career within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties.
You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and global enterprise tax solutions.
Our team helps our clients identify and reduce tax risks, meet compliance obligations, implement tax strategies that complement business and operational objectives, resolve disagreements with tax authorities, and manage tax accounting and reporting issues.
You’ll be engaged in projects dealing with International tax, mergers and acquisitions, state and local tax accounting, regulatory processes, tax reporting and strategy.
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 :
To support the assurance practice on statutory audits and provide a wide range of consulting services to Financial Services Industry clients
A. JOB PROFILE
Liaising with clients and colleagues to provide Corporate Tax Consulting Services.
Producing high level tax opinions and reports that add value to clients’ businesses.
Performing tax reviews as part of statutory audits.
Attending to Tax related queries from SARS.
Organising, monitoring and managing your own workload. You will be asked to assist Senior Managers on large groups and ad hoc projects.
Researching Tax technical issues.
Cost, fee and debtors management, including WIP.
Management of own client portfolio
Management of junior staff members
Key Internal Clients / Relationships
Departmental Tax team
National Tax team
Relevant firm subject matter experts
Portfolio Managers / Partners
B. PERSON PROFILE
Relevant Tax qualification (B. Comm. / Acc / Law).
Qualified CA and Postgraduate studies in Tax desirable
3 years of Corporate Tax banking and / or insurance tax experience
Tax audit experience and exposure to tax on other Financial Services clients would be highly desirable.
KEY KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Knowledge and experience in application of the Income Tax Act.
Have commercial acumen and be driven to provide excellent client service
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Ability to work as part of dynamic team
Attention to detail and the ability to follow-through on tasks
Good interpersonal skills and professional skills
Ability to perform in a high pressure environment and work towards deadlines