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Indirect Tax- Edge Senior Product Specialist - Manager - London

London (Central)
Closing date
4 Feb 2023

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Contract type
Full Time
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
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We help our clients stay ahead of changes that impact their businesses, navigating complexity and risk. We deliver deep tax technical, people and legal expertise, while providing the critical context to make informed and compliant decisions. With clients ranging from multinational organisations and public sector bodies to entrepreneurs and family businesses, the work we do is diverse.

Our Tax Compliance team is a leading provider of technology enabled compliance and integrated advisory services, working across an unrivalled range of prestigious clients. The variety of work, size of our team and focus on learning and development brings about opportunities to specialise in particular industries or technical areas.

PwC are the market leaders in global Indirect tax compliance services, providing services to many of the firm’s largest and most important clients. We provide clients with Indirect tax  compliance services globally with key focus in EMEA. 

Our team is agile and open to new ways of working. The investment in automation and robotics enables us to be at the forefront of change and innovation. Together, we produce technical excellence, innovative solutions and an outstanding client experience.


The Role

Indirect Tax Edge is PwC’s global Indirect Tax Compliance solution. It has been developed over many years and this role is an opportunity to work as part of the multidisciplinary team that continues to develop this tax technology through the product development lifecycle (ideation to piloting / roll-out).

Join our global product team, working alongside both tax specialists and the technologists within our in-house development team.

This is an extremely exciting, fast-paced and incredibly varied role which will put you at the forefront of delivering PwC’s next generation of tax and analytics technology solutions.

The role would report to the product manager and enable you to develop your network through the interaction with a number of different stakeholders, such as indirect tax compliance teams within different member firms, global stakeholders of the global product, software developers and global implementation teams, as well as territory representatives.


Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Design and development of functional and nonfunctional requirements to meet business requirements

  • Day-to-day management of other Product Specialist team members

  • Working with colleagues and stakeholders to ensure alignment and suitability of requirements

  • Working with territory and engagement teams to develop and validate requirements

  • Developing materials and supporting the testing of the application ready for  use

  • Assisting in the delivery of pilot, complex and /or strategic client implementation projects

  • Supporting the roll-out of the product and providing training and communications to other support teams, implementation teams, site administrators and users of the product.

Essential skills and experience

You are a tax technologist who:

  • Is hands-on, self-starting, a quick learner, a problem solver

  • Comes from a Tax background, or related field

  • Has experience using technology solutions, preferably  to deliver tax or finance services and solve tax or finance problems

  • Has good written and oral communication skills (English)

  • Has good project management skills 

  • Is able to work under own initiative and adjust to a changing environment or fluid deadlines

  • Has a strong customer-focused mindset

  • Has experience using standard software products, such as Google Sheets / Excel, Google Docs / Word and Google Slides / Powerpoint or other similar products

  • Has experience of managing competing priorities and time management

  • Has experience managing a team

The following skills are not essential but could support a successful application:

  • Experience designing technology solutions, preferably to deliver tax or finance services and solve tax or finance problems

  • Experience using Jira and Service Now

  • Advanced spreadsheet skills, such as developing complicated models and/or using scripts for simple automation tasks

  • Data analysis experience, such as manipulating structured or unstructured data using Alteryx or other data manipulation tools

  • Experience with writing or adapting computer programmes or using other automation tools e.g. writing scripts, VBA, Java or RPA software 

  • Familiarity with using and interpreting structured file formats such as csv and json

Not the role for you?
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Our commitment to you
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Application support
If you’re a person with a disability, if you’re neurodivergent, or if you have a condition that you believe may affect your performance during our selection process, we’ll be happy to make reasonable adjustments to our processes for you. Learn more.


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We're committed to ensuring that care and our people's wellbeing remains central to our culture. While we may not know what’s ahead, we can do all we can to help shape the future. As we continue to navigate this unprecedented time, it’s important that we support our people, to help them take care of themselves and to ensure the right support is available when it’s needed.

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Opportunities are at the heart of a career with us.   Opportunities for you to sharpen your skills, collaborate with experts, build lasting relationships and make an impact in a place where people, quality and value mean everything.

Our offer to you...

·         Be part of the world’s leading professional services network and enjoy the benefits that come with that.

·         Meet and collaborate with highly talented people from diverse backgrounds, developing new ways of thinking, creating value for you, for PwC and for our clients.

·         Work in a challenging and stimulating environment where you’ll be inspired to reach your full potential.

·         Identify and develop your skills, build on your existing strengths and discover new ones you didn’t know you had. Watch your expertise and influence grow with us.


The PwC deal

No matter which area of the business you choose to join, all offer the same deal.  The opportunity to grow as an individual, to meet new people, and build lasting relationships that will stay with you for life.  All whilst making an impact in a place where people, quality, and value, mean everything.  Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a personally tailored benefits package.


What you need to bring to us

Your intellect, willingness to learn, ability to build relationships, put yourself in others’ shoes, while always making a positive impact with our clients and each other.

The skills, insights and connections you develop at PwC are career defining wherever your career may take you. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime. Take it.



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