Line of Service Line of Service ">Assurance
Industry Industry ">Not Applicable to Practice
State & City State & City ">PA-Philadelphia
Travel Requirements Travel Requirements ">41-60%
Position Type Full Time
Auto req ID Auto req ID ">32249BR
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.
At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.
Our Assurance practice collaborates with clients, so that the financial information they report to the investing public and other stakeholders is clear and reliable. When we fulfill our role as Assurance professionals, by standing firm on quality and integrity, we have a direct impact on how well the world's capital market system functions.
The highly trained and educated Assurance teams go inside companies, and get to know those businesses. They ask questions, test assumptions, and provide assurance that the companies are reporting information on which investors and others can rely. Every assignment is an exciting opportunity to learn, to grow and to understand how businesses operate from all levels and perspectives.
Our Assurance professionals are constantly challenged to learn more in order to provide our clients with the highest quality services. This learning takes place through interaction on the job with colleagues and clients, formal training programs, and the insights provided by mentors and coaches. PwC is all about our people, encouraging high performance and quality. Join us and we will help you implement a successful career strategy, as you explore the many career opportunities in PwC Assurance.
As a member of the Transaction Services practice, you will help clients navigate through complicated transactions and events, from evaluation through integration, in a multifaceted business environment. PwC helps clients negotiate with confidence. Some of the world's most prestigious companies rely on our buy-and-sell side due diligence capabilities and turn to us for advice on financial reporting, valuation and tax issues. We also provide advice and project management for capital raising events such as initial public offerings, secondary listings and private placements. For companies in distressed situations, we advise on crisis avoidance, financial and operational restructuring and bankruptcy. Clients rely on PwC to help them make informed and empowered decisions to invest, divest, raise capital or reorganize. As our clients execute on their chosen strategy, our focus turns to helping them extract value.
PwCâ€™s Transaction Services - Capital Markets Accounting & Advisory Services (CMAAS) practice advises our clients in today's uncertain and complex accounting and financial reporting environment, providing our clients the ability to enhance the quality of their financial reporting. Our customized solutions-oriented approach is tailored to company-specific situations allowing for a thorough approach in anticipating the needs of management, auditors, investors, and regulators.
The CMAAS practice within TS offers clients an integrated approach and practical, customized solutions to complex financial reporting and accounting issues faced by corporate and private equity firms as they navigate the capital markets. CMAAS advises clients on complex accounting and financial reporting matters arising from IPOs, business combinations, private placements, financing, carve-out and spin-off transactions, SEC filings and IFRS/US GAAP conversions and embedding. The practice is known for advising clients on structures that are designed to reflect the spirit and intent of the applicable financial reporting principles, while at the same time addressing how tax, corporate finance and regulatory concerns impact the transaction, leveraging deep knowledge of both US and global exchanges and regulatory processes. Technical accounting focus areas include financial instruments, business combinations/ purchase price allocations, consolidations, leasing, fair-value assessments, convertible securities, derivatives & hedging, stock-based compensation and revenue recognition in both US GAAP and IFRS.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of, and/or a proven record of success with performing in a role as a manager on complex accounting- and financial reporting-related project teams within, a professional services environment providing core assurance or auditing services or transaction-related advisement to external clients.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of, and/or a proven record of success in a project engagement role related to, advising multi-national, publicly-traded companies and private equity firms on a broad range of technical accounting, financial reporting, and capital markets accounting topics, especially the following areas within a client services environment:
Demonstrates extensive knowledge of US GAAP, SEC reporting, IFRS and related financial reporting concepts and rules to resolve client issues related to:
- Carve-outs and/or spin-offs;
- Business combinations and/or purchase price allocations;
- Private placements;
- Debt offerings
- Financial instruments;
- IFRS conversions;
- Fair value assessments;
- Convertible securities;
- Derivatives & hedging;
- Stock-based compensation;
- Revenue recognition; and/or
- Business combination regulations.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and a proven track record of success managing efforts with identifying and addressing client needs: building,maintaining, and utilizing networks of client relationships and community involvement; communicating value prpositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, collection;maintaining project economics while maintaing flexibility for unanticipated issues; and preparing complex written and verbal materials.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success in a role managing a wide range of Capital Markets accounting and advisory-related projects, consistently demonstrating creative thinking and individual initiative.
Demonstrates extensive abilities and a proven track record of success, as a team leader: supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust and seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; and participating in various staff recruitment and retention activities.
Demonstrates team leadership through creating a positive working environment while meeting client expectations; coaching staff including providing meaningful written and verbal feedback in a timely manner; keeping leadership informed of progress and issues; answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff.
Demonstrates a proven thorough ability to write and communicate cogently to clients and industry audiences, including jounal articles,practice methodologies and tools, and writing and presenting whitepapers.
Demonstrates a proven track record of success and extensive ability to maintain relationships with key executives and a network of professional organizations or affiliations.
Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:
Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required:
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, as well as having obtained an active CPA license or equivalent (CA)
Demonstrates a willingness to conduct business travel, approximately 40-60% of the time.
PwC - 9 months ago
PricewaterhouseCoopers (www.pwc.com) provides industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and enhance value...