A career in our Merger and Acquisition Tax practice, within Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet and manage their tax obligations across unique but ever changing tax specialties. You’ll advise clients on their local and overseas tax affairs, while acting as a strategic consultant related to business analysis, managing indirect taxes, dispute resolution, and global enterprise tax solutions.Our team helps our clients with various aspects of a merger and acquisition transactions such as restructuring, divestiture, partnerships and insolvency. You’ll focus on helping clients establish treasury goals, analyse and quantify tax assets, assess tax risks, and model taxable income and cash flow impacts.
Working within the PwC UK dedicated Tax Sale and Purchase Agreement Team you will take a lead role in advising clients on how to win or protect value for tax risks and opportunities in the drafting and negotiation of sale and purchase agreements and other transaction related documents.
You will work in a specialised role supporting the full range of PwC's tax clients working closely with colleagues from our wider Deals Tax and SPA teams, Deals and forensics practices and clients' other advisers including lawyers.
You will be able to demonstrate an ability to work as part of an integrated team, solve complex problems under pressure and have excellent communication skills. You will be analytically minded and have the ability quickly to respond in negotiations as well as assimilating and apply new technologies and knowledge to deliver insights and solve problems
Excellent communication skills as the role requires contact with a wide variety of people internally and externally at a varying degree of seniority and in negotiation
Skills in challenging, interrogating and interpreting data are important
Excellent organisational skills, having the ability to prioritise workload whilst being resilient
Be able to cope well under pressure and meeting tight deadline
Strong numerical/modelling and analytical skills
Proactive, self motivated and able to take responsibility for own work, be interested in self development
Experience of tax structuring and due diligence for a broad range of transactions
Good understanding of tax accounting
Strong commercial and analytical skills
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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