Partnership Tax, Manager

Leeds, United Kingdom
24 Feb 2024
23 Mar 2024
Hybrid - mostly office
Full Time
PwC's Accounting Services (AS) Partnership 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.

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 innovative solutions, providing an outstanding client experience. The Partnerships team is a team that respects and values each other, and has a strong reputation and profile.

As a valued member of the team, you will report directly to a group of Senior Managers, as well as the Directors and Partner who lead AS. The team will ensure that you will have the opportunity to engage with clients directly, allowing you to build strong relationships and gain valuable client-facing experience.

Our team is committed to nurturing talent and fostering growth, evident in our significant team expansion over the past year. With a presence both onshore in the UK and offshore in India, you will have the chance to collaborate with colleagues from different locations, further broadening your horizons.

We believe in providing opportunities for progression within the team, allowing you to take on more responsibilities and advance your career. This has resulted in us retaining much talent within the team.

We understand the importance of work-life balance, which is why the AS Partnerships team embraces Empowered Flexibility as part of The PwC Deal. This allows you to tailor your schedule to suit your personal needs, ensuring a healthy work-life integration.

Join our Partnerships team and embark on a fulfilling career journey, where you will have the chance to work with prestigious clients, collaborate with experts in their respective fields, and enjoy opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Who we are looking for:

The Partnership team is looking for a qualified ACA / ACCA Manager, with tax compliance experience gained working within practice, to join the team.

A Partnership Manager needs the ability to apply their knowledge to major proposals to help manage and grow the AS partnership tax compliance and accounting portfolio worldwide. In addition, the ability to contribute to the development of the accounting advisory service offering with regards to process improvement, technology, risk and controls is required.

The role also requires an ability to take responsibility for the management of junior colleagues, as well as participating in group management matters such as, effective financial management of own portfolio of clients and participation in group technical training meetings. Some travel and overnight stays may be required.

As part of PwC, the largest global accounting firm, AS Partnership offers a challenging and exciting career path. AS provides outsourced partnership tax compliance alongside accounting services.

This role will include:
  • Undertaking the coordination and reviewing of a wide range of partnership tax assignments, including review of computations and returns and input to tax treatment
  • Dealing with client queries in relation to data requests, including review of follow up queries and correspondence with appropriate internal and external parties
  • Managing teams based both onshore and offshore
  • Organising, monitoring and managing your own workload and that of your team
  • Leading development of yourself and colleagues , including delegation and coaching
  • Working alongside the advisory teams to take the compliance offering to market.
  • Preparing and managing budgets including negotiations for new or repeat work. This is based on standard pricing structures in line with the firm's financial performance and risk management requirements
  • Working with others to handle large volumes of data working with your team to explore the art of the possible to use data management tools such as Alteryx.

  • Qualified CTA/ACA/ACCA with proven experience in a medium to large accountancy firm
  • Strong UK tax skills and technical knowledge on preparation of computations and returns
  • Tax literate, ideally with some experience of tax packages
  • Strong Excel skills and experience of Alteryx is an advantage but not necessity
  • Highly professional attitude to providing a quality service in a deadline driven environment.
  • Self motivated with strong communication skills (written and oral). Demonstrate flexibility in changing client environments
  • Ability to work in a team environment