Senior Associate Direct Tax Private Business

23 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
About the team
PwC has one of the largest, global private client practices which looks after a broad range of wealthy families and individuals. Traditionally a tax focussed practice, it is now looking to provide legal support to its clients, which is being led by, a private client partner and solicitor.

PwC wants to build a truly multi-disciplinary private client practice, which is distinctive and unique in the market, providing clients with the opportunity to obtain full support from one firm. These roles offer exciting opportunities for junior lawyers to work in a cutting edge and visionary professional services firm building their UK and international experience working with a fascinating range of clients, including leading family businesses, entrepreneurs and established wealthy families
About the role In this role you'll:
- Drafting wills and trust documentation

- Researching and preparing notes of advice on estate and tax planning (UK and international).

- Assisting with probate applications
- Assisting with preparation of tax returns
Has had experience of advising international families and entrepreneurs, family offices and fiduciaries

Would be desirable if they have experience of probate and administration of trusts.

An interest in the family business sector and family governance would be helpful
Essential skills and experience
  • Good communication skills

    - Ability to work collaboratively with a diverse private client team which consists of a mixture of tax and legal professionals

    - A willingness to complete relevant STEP courses

    - Experience of drafting wills and trust deeds

    - Good academics with strong technical abilities

    - Conscientious with good attention to detail
About Us About PwC
We're one of the world's leading professional services organisations. From 158 countries, we help our clients, some of the most successful organisations on the globe, as well as its most dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses, to create the value they want. We help to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.
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.
The skills we look for in future employees
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