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PwC

U.S. Immigration Attorney (5+ Yrs.)

PwC
Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
15 hours ago

Line of Service

Tax

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Immigration

Management Level

Manager

Job Description & Summary

A career in our Immigration Law practice will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients adopt a more strategic approach to managing their immigration legal matters.

As a U.S. Immigration Attorney, you will manage a high-volume team in a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that will carefully and efficiently manage the end to end process of various non-immigrant (temporary) and immigrant (permanent residence) visas. You will also provide strategic advice and counsel to both employers and employees to help our clients gain maximum value on their immigration and mobility strategies.

What you'll create and do


 

As a Manager, you'll manage a high-volume team dedicated to developing and preparing timely filed immigration applications for various companies and their employees, while providing strategic advice and counsel to address their varying complex business and immigration issues. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities include but are not limited to
  • Develop strong client relationships and engage directly with clients.
  • Manage high volume, multiple and challenging U.S. business immigration engagements to deliver to our clients.
  • Develop and implement various visa strategies to manage clients' business needs and mitigate immigration risks.
  • Provide timely advice and counsel to companies and employees on changes in immigration regulations, laws and impacts.
  • Stay abreast of changes in immigration law, regulation and policy. 
  • Proactively manage and support companies and their employees to relocate providing a range of advisory services and support in U.S. immigration.
  • Use technology and digital initiatives to enhance the client experience.
  • Develop new skills outside of your comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
  • Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
  • Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations.
  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.


  • What you'll bring to this role


     

  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
  • Commitment to diversity, cultural competence and ability to coach/mentor diverse staff
  • 5+ years of business immigration experience, with a focus on H-1B, L-1, TN, immigrant petition and PERM filings
  • Called to the U.S. Bar
  • Ability to deliver differently with high tech innovation
  • Eagerness to grow your career leading large teams focused on innovation and technology initiatives to enhance the client experience 
  • Dedication to developing and preparing timely filed immigration applications for various companies and their employees, while providing strategic advice and counsel to address their varying complex business and immigration issues
  • Experience with project management
  • Ability to pivot and be agile to manage other work and potential opportunities


  • Why you'll love working for PwC


    At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc

    See how you can create your future at PwC


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    Applying at PwC


    At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:  https://www.pwc.com/ca/applytopwc

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    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

    Job Posting End Date

    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

    Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it's not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.

    PwC s'engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu'il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d'autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d'adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu'il nous fera plaisir d'examiner.

    Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.
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