A career in our Employment Tax and Benefits practice, within People and Organisation Consulting services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients reset their talent strategies and deliver extraordinary business results through their people. We focus on evaluating and managing their unique challenges so our clients can maximise their return on the overall investment in human capital. You’ll gain a tremendous depth of expertise in all aspects of human capital, including creating sustainable value through people culture and change, designing compensation and retirement strategies, and improving human capital operations.Our team helps employers manage the size of their workforce and reduce workforce liability. You’ll focus on employer taxation compliance and tax authority review preparation. Additionally, our team assists with validating client internal processes to control risks and costs, and helps facilitate remediation and negotiations with tax authorities.
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Employment Tax Manager to join PwC’s Employment Tax team in the Midlands. The team sits within PwC's rapidly growing Reward and Employment practice and a new position has been created for an employment tax manager to join our team in PwC’s Birmingham or East Midlands Office. We provide consulting services, technical advice and analysis on all aspects of Workforce Consulting, including Pay Governance, Performance & Reward, Employment Tax compliance controls and processes, and year end reporting.
Our clients are a mix of large and complex employers across all industries and in the public and private sectors. We advise on regulatory and legislative change and help clients to manage their employment tax risks effectively. PwC is a technology enabled business and we are leveraging technology solutions in a number of new and innovative ways to deliver employment tax services efficiently for our clients. The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a regional and multi-disciplined team, advising a range of clients on all aspects of their pay practices and the tax and national insurance treatment of cash or share based remuneration, employee expenses and benefits.
The candidate will also have an interest in technology and an awareness of the way in which data and digital solutions are shaping the market.
We require an employment taxes manager who is able to apply a range of technical capabilities and who will Work collaboratively within a team.
Manage a portfolio of clients across a range of sectors.
Draft technically complex advice and supervise the work of junior staff (managing their personal and technical development, undertaking research and analysis of tax cases, reviewing legislative matters and responding to HMRC consultations).
Research and articulate changes in employment tax regulations and best practice.
Develop a personal network of contacts internally and externally and actively promote the PwC brand through social media and external networking events.
Actively target and evaluate opportunities for developing new client opportunities and services. Support client proposal activities.
Skills and Experience
Strong organisational and interpersonal skills.
A commitment to delivering great client service.
Good communication skills, written and oral.
Strong project management skills and the ability to prioritise tasks.
Ability to work flexibly as part of a regional team and through virtual networks.
Able to apply good judgement, consult appropriately and manage risks.
Is resilient, able to work to deadlines and will encourage and motivate junior staff.
Strong analytical skills in terms of understanding the interaction of processes, technologies and people.
An interest in technology and the benefits that it can bring in terms of efficiency, control and informational capabilities.
ACA / CA / Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training / Law qualification / CTA (or breadth of knowledge equivalent to CTA)
Experience of employment tax/PAYE/NIC experience
We help organisations and the people who run them answer the big business questions. How should we raise finance? Where should we be based? How should we reward our people? With some 3,300 experts whose expertise covers every conceivable area of taxation, we’re one of the UK’s leading tax practices.
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