School & College Leaver Tax Technology and Innovation London 2019
Posted on Jan 20, 2019 by PWC-1
As an Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to
- Proactively assist the team in various aspects of the project
- Prepare deliverables
- Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
- Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
- Ensure you are adhering to compliance matters
- Work on developing internal relationships and your PwC brand
School and College Leaver programme
A position on our School and College leaver programme is one of the best ways to kickstart your career with PwC. You'll learn and develop the specialist skills our clients look for and value most, whilst also studying towards a professional qualification, with support from us all the way. The work is varied, and involves working as a team to understand the financial statements and the financial position of your clients, who may vary from multinational banks and football clubs through to public sector organisations and start ups. Your work will includes investigating and analysing operational and financial risk, processes, systems and controls, and then offering your client recommendations for improvement. Good communication, an analytical mindset, strong relationship building skills and an strong eye for detail are really important in our people-focused business.
The tax landscape is constantly changing. Your knowledge will help high-profile organisations, entrepreneurs and family businesses understand complex rules and make informed decisions with significant impacts. You'll also help governments ensure the efficient operation of tax systems and use your insight to solve long-term problems.
By joining Tax you'll also be involved with our innovative One Tax Rotation programme. This gives you the opportunity to work outside your core tax competency for up to six months, learn from different clients and develop your transferable skills.
Technology and Innovation
The Technology and Innovation team is varied and an exciting place to be. You'll support colleagues and clients to come up with new and innovative ways of working, develop new digital products leveraging state of the art techniques such as machine learning and robotics, and work with leading data analytics and business information visualisation tools to manipulate, critically analyse and graphically present data to clients.
Your knowledge and contribution will be help high-profile businesses, entrepreneurs and family business leverage technology to engage with PwC and understand complex rules, make informed decisions with significant impact and fulfill their tax obligations. You'll be part of a business that's committed to proactively engaging with the tax policy debate, focused on leading views and new ideas, and solving important problems.
What you'll gain
Your role in Tax will also provide you with the opportunity to study towards the CFAB qualification.
What you need to get in
112 UCAS tariff* plus a grade 4 or above in GCSE English Language and Mathematics (or equivalent) for school and college leaver roles
The PwC Deal
We want people to build exceptional careers during their time at PwC. When you feel motivated and energised by your work, you're more able to contribute to the organisation, as well as achieve your aspirations. No matter which area of the business you choose to join, all routes 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. We empower people to be the very best they can be and to reach their full potential. In return, your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a personally tailored benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion
We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. It's critical we have diverse talent, views and thinking if we are to deliver exceptional client value and solve the world's important problems. We seek to attract and recruit people from the widest talent pool, who reflect the society in which we work. And we aim to encourage an inclusive culture where people can feel empowered to be the very best they can be and to reach their full potential creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate. So join PwC. We'll help you reach your full potential. Learn more here pwc.co.uk/diversity
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