Senior Associate, Insurance

Recruiter
PwC
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Expires
05 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
About the role
The Insurance Tax team provides services to all sectors of the insurance market, including the Lloyds of London market, commercial and private insurance providers, reinsurance carriers, life and health insurers, and brokers. Clients include the biggest UK insurance names, the largest International and the specialist Bermudan companies. Amongst these major players are a large number of medium sized businesses.

As well as broadening knowledge and experience of the Insurance industry and Insurance taxation, the role will offer exposure to a number of wider areas of tax, including Mergers & Acquisition, International, Finance & Treasury and Group restructuring.

The role will provide significant development opportunities that arise in working in a market leading team.

Who we are looking for
PwC's Insurance Tax team is the market leader in the UK. The London based team is offering exciting opportunities for a Senior Associate to join this growing team.
The role will require the ability to provide strong support to Senior Managers and Partners in delivering an extensive range of services to a wide range of insurance clients.
A strong corporate tax is required with experience of tax advisory work, tax compliance and audit of tax. An Insurance background is beneficial but not essential.
The following skills are required for this role:
Essential skills:

ACA/ATT/CTA qualification or equivalent (or working towards)
Strong UK corporate tax background
Experience of working on both tax compliance and tax advisory assignments
Good tax accounting knowledge
An ability to communicate effectively both with clients and colleagues

Desirable skills:

A track record of delivering quality work for clients

Additional Information
Amount of time client based (20%)
Opportunity for job sharing? (No)
Need to travel/overnight stays away from home (Yes, depending on client projects)
Opportunity for flexible working (hours)? (Yes, depending on client projects)
Amount of time PwC office based (80%)
Opportunity for working from home? (Occasionally, depending on client projects)

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.

Tax

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

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, 'The PwC Professional' and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

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Diversity

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. 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.

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