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Tax Managed Services, Senior Manager (L&I)

London, United Kingdom
Closing date
19 Jul 2024

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Accounting - practice
Salary band
Contract type
Full Time
Where will they be working
Hybrid - mostly office

Job Details

At PwC, we have a human-led, tech-powered, approach to delivering Managed Services - multi-service, multi-year, end-to-end tax compliance and advisory services. In a Managed Service, clients are looking for a trusted, proactive partner and a seamless and highly collaborative service that gives them easy access to PwC's diverse capabilities whilst simplifying how they work with us.

The Business Partnering role is at the heart of delivering this and is a core element of PwC's Managed Services strategy. We are now embarking on an ambitious expansion of our Business Partnering capabilities, looking in particular for talented relationship builders, with broad tax knowledge, who understand how tax is done in-house and who can take a pragmatic approach to addressing tax risks, opportunities and challenges.

The Role

Acting as an extension of a client's in-house tax or finance team, our Business Partnering team members are experienced tax professionals who take on the business facing role that an in-house tax manager or director would have, including spending time on site. They are the day-to-day face of PwC's managed service; getting to know the client's business and knowing what's happening across PwC's services. On larger engagements they may lead a Business Partnering team covering a range of taxes and, effectively, play the role of an in-house Tax team member or even the Head of Tax.
Depending on the client's needs, they may also play a key role in day to day tax management activities, including:
  • Managing a portfolio of clients, being the primary contact for day-to-day tax matters;
  • Proactively interacting with key client stakeholders to discuss new projects, updates from the business, technical updates.
  • Identifying tax changes that impact the business and acting on these with practical and business-specific recommendations.
  • Sharing insights and problem solving with clients
  • Being the go to contact on tax technical queries and compliance, including managing client compliance obligations, tax accounting and reporting and corporation tax returns.
  • Oversight and responsibility across all PwC services, accessing PwC specialist support and actioning advice with the business.
  • Delivering specific tax projects.
  • Opportunity spotting for related PwC services and helping clients to manage their tax risk.
  • Leading a team of our more junior staff, helping them to develop and gain experience across a wide range of clients
  • Being involved in the running of our practice, contributing to the growth and profitability of the team.

You will will benefit from:
  • Experience working across a broad range of clients and technical areas, including the opportunity to specialise or deepen specialist knowledge in a particular technical area or industry, we have opportunities across the business. You will also have the opportunity to work alongside our Compliance Centre of Excellence.
  • Being empowered to apply a growth mindset and play a part in shaping the future of compliance practices and approaches.
  • Opportunity to continuously develop your technical, professional and digital skills based on your interests and ambition.
  • Opportunity to drive and direct your career with mentorship from senior leaders. .
  • Empowered flexibility - As part of a hybrid working approach, it's our commitment to empowering our people to flex working patterns to accommodate what works best for you, our team and our clients.
  • Being part of an inclusive and diverse team who support and encourage one another to be the best they can be.

We are an expanding, agile team of fun, collaborative individuals which gives people the opportunity to grow in their career. At PwC you will tap into a culture of openness, creativity and inclusivity and we are seeking like minded individuals to join us on our journey.

Essential skills and experience:

  • Strong UK corporate tax skills
  • Preferably hold an accountancy or tax professional qualification (e.g. ACA, ATT, CTA, ACCA or equivalent) or have demonstrable knowledge and skills that these qualifications provide.
  • Has a highly developed client service ethos and ability to adopt a flexible approach to meeting client needs.
  • Be able to establish, build and maintain a good working relationship with a range of stakeholders and senior client personnel
  • Have the ability to help manage and build new business through referrals, networking and spotting client opportunities
  • Be an effective delegator and strong coach for more junior staff


Our values define how we do things. And our purpose is why we exist - now more than ever - to build trust in society and solve important problems for our clients and our communities. In a world we no longer recognise, we need to rely on the strength and agility of our people to help us to navigate these uncertain times.

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.

For now, we ask you to join our talent network and stay in touch with what’s happening in real time, including new possibilities as they arise. Visit our website for more information on how we’re responding to this pandemic and what changes we’re making to our recruitment process. 

Stay safe and stay connected in this rapidly changing world.


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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