Financial Services (Asset Management) Tax Experienced Associate

  • Competitive
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PWC - US
  • 24 Nov 17 2017-11-24

Financial Services (Asset Management) Tax Experienced Associate

PwC/LOS Overview
PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

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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 Financial Services Industry Group consists of over 34,000 industry-dedicated professionals worldwide, including over 4,500 in the U.S., who serve multinational banks, insurance companies, investment managers, broker-dealers, and hedge funds. PwC serves more of the largest and most complex financial services companies than any other firm. Moreover, our extensive, integrated global network of industry-dedicated resources enables us to apply this knowledge on our clients' behalf whenever and wherever they need it.

PricewaterhouseCoopers' Investment Management Industry Group provides tax consulting and compliance services to many of the world's largest mutual funds, common trust funds, limited partnerships, hedge funds, pension funds, annuities, trusts and industry service providers.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Years of Experience: 1

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Accounting provided all of the minimum requirements are met for CPA licensure per respective state regulations

Certification(s) Required: CPA or commitment to pass CPA exam before being promoted to Manager and thereafter obtain CPA licensure, Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar

Knowledge Preferred:
Working knowledge of partnership compliance.

Skills Preferred:
Some technical skills with the preparation of partnership tax Forms, including K-1 and 1040.
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.