International Tax Policy Director

Employer
PWC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 11, 2021
Closes
Sep 27, 2021
Ref
111849098
Hours
Full Time
Specialty/Competency: National Tax Services Industry/Sector: Not Applicable Time Type: Full time Government Clearance Required: No Available for Work Sponsorship: No Travel Requirements: Up to 20% A career in our United States National Tax Practice Tax Policy Services practice, within United States National Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients gain valuable insight into emerging tax issues and trends, as well helping them implement successful tax strategies in response to legislative, federal, and judicial tax developments that will impact their business. You'll help our clients with United States federal income tax considerations primarily related to foreign persons' activities in the United States, United States persons' activities outside the United States, cross border mergers and acquisitions, financial transactions, and insurance companies. Our team helps our clients anticipate and prepare for legislative tax developments that could potentially impact business. You'll focus on helping clients develop effective strategies to further objectives with policymakers, conduct revenue and budget analyses of legislative proposals, economic impact reports and modelling and comparative tax studies. To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future. As a Director, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to: Support team to disrupt, improve and evolve ways of working when necessary. Arrange and sponsor appropriate assignments and experiences to help people realise their potential and support their long-term aspirations. Identify gaps in the market and spot opportunities to create value propositions. Look for opportunities to scale efficiencies and new ways of working across multiple projects and environments. Create an environment where people and technology thrive together to accomplish more than they could apart. I promote and encourage others to value difference when working in diverse teams. Drive and take ownership for developing connections that help deliver what is best for our people and stakeholders. Influence and facilitate the creation of long-term relationships which add value to the firm. Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. We're leading the way as technology-enabled tax advisors who provide value through digitization, automation and increased efficiencies - all made possible by equipping our professionals to succeed in a world where transactions are faster, more complicated and require a deeper level of sophistication. PwC Tax provides unparalleled technical knowledge and specialization and industry insights, coupled with the One Firm knowledge that brings everything PwC offers to solve our clients' needs Job Requirements and Preferences : Basic Qualifications : Minimum Degree Required : Bachelor Degree Required Fields of Study : Accounting Minimum Years of Experience : 6 year(s) Certification(s) Required : CPA, Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar Preferred Qualifications : Degree Preferred : Juris Doctorate Preferred Fields of Study : Accounting, Taxation Preferred Knowledge/Skills : Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in US and non-US international legislative and regulatory tax issues, issues affecting corporations, associations and business coalitions, the analysis of the impact of US and non-US international tax rules, tax legislation and federal budget proposals, development and implementation of strategies to address proposed changes to international tax rules, legislations, regulations and rulings, and client representation in dialogues with the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, the European Commission, non-US governments and White House, Congress, Treasury Department, Customs Service, Internal Revenue Service and the Office of Management and Budget, among other United States Administration agencies and entities and having effective writing and communications skills allied to extensive technical skills, including consulting and research skills, analyses of international tax rules, tax legislation and regulations, tax codes, statistical and data analyses and revenue and budget estimating. Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in the following areas: Developing and sustaining deep client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities; Preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; Defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection; Leading teams to generate a vision; Establishing direction and motivating team members; and, Creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views, coaching staff, and encouraging improvement and innovation; and, Performing as a tax technical team leader by generating new business, proposal writing and delivery, collaborating across engagements and business units, identifying opportunities to provide additional services with experience utilizing a CRM system in a professional services firm to network, developing relationships, and selling additional/new services. Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in a professional services environment utilizing automation & digitization in a professional services environment, including the following areas: Developing and sustaining deep client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities; Preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; Defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection; Leading teams to generate a vision; Establishing direction and motivating team members; and, Creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging diverse views, coaching staff, and encouraging improvement and innovation; and, Performing as a tax technical team leader by generating new business, proposal writing and delivery, collaborating across engagements and business units, identifying opportunities to provide additional services with experience utilizing a CRM system in a professional services firm to network, developing relationships, and selling additional/new services. Innovating through new and existing technologies, along with experimenting with digitization solutions; Working with large, complex data sets to build models and leveraging data visualization tools to provide insights to clients; Transforming the business by creating capacity and delivering an enhanced employee and client experience; and, Evaluating and negotiating new and existing contracts, as well as leveraging pricing tools to contribute to pricing strategies. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. PwC does not intend to hire experienced or entry level job seekers who will need, now or in the future, PwC sponsorship through the H-1B lottery, except as set forth within the following policy: https://pwc.to/H-1B-Lottery-Policy 248035