{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Any thoughts on doing M&A tax as senior associate moving from PwC to Alvarez & Marsal? Potential offer based on the interviews but want to get thoughts. To me moving as a senior lateraly seems questionable. Thx.", "post_id": "60ecb184242354002a8b24f6", "reply_count": 4, "vote_count": 2, "bowl_id": "5bc69fa51498b20012903b07", "bowl_name": "Transaction Services, M&A, Deal Advisory" }

Any thoughts on doing M&A tax as senior associate moving from PwC to Alvarez & Marsal? Potential offer based on the interviews but want to get thoughts. To me moving as a senior lateraly seems questionable. Thx.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

What’s your YOE and Market size? Personally i worked with a lot of y’all in nyc and the image I got was that it was rather elite and selective. If you’re a seasoned senior I’d expect M level or large pay pump.

like

Not sure exactly your advice. But I have mixed tax exp. not all M&A. However still think manager could be doable by next year based on feedback. They don’t have manager role at A&M for the tax team.

like

Keep us posted on your offer if you don’t mind, would be very helpful!

like

Got word from a former partner who I trust / know personally, and he told me that it’s very cut throat there and had a bad experience. Also what they offered me wasn’t what I was looking for.

Related Posts

Which websites do you use for interview prep? I struggling to come up with compelling stories and thought that mock interviews may help with that

like

[HBS] Rejected and didn't get invited to interview. Will Harvard offer me the option of getting feedback (in one year) or is that only available for the applicants who were invited to the interview?

likeuplifting

Hi everyone, I have an hr discussion with Siemens on Monday. With current CTC 9.1 LPA, can I ask for 20 lpa fixed component(I'll be joining within 30 days) will there be any joining bonus. If yes, will hr inform me or should I ask about it explicitly. Ps: I have offer letter in hand with 15.5 fixed + variable as per company performance from EY. 6 more interviews are in HR discussion or offer release stage. Any thoughts welcome

like

Hi 🐠 I left the US in August cuz I didn’t get in the H-1b lottery. Now I want to apply for a B1/B2 (tourist) visa and am concerned about the interview. Any experiences or tips to share? cont.

Dress code for virtual interviews with PE MM investment team? Is it just me or is a suit a bit much?

like

Anyone from Warner Music Group (EMG) willing to throw a stranger a recommendation and/or tips to stand out when applying? 6YOE in the industry but no direct connections

like

Interview prep help - how should I pitch a deal I’ve worked on? From a corporate banking view rather than IB

likehelpful

What are some good questions to ask recruiters in phone screening interview?

like

So had a great interview at a company & they said I made it to the next round. Didn’t hear after a week+, then followed up & still crickets from the recruiter. Do I email the planning director?

like

Do top 10 schools generally fly you out for interviews? Or are they mostly Skype? Or do you have to pay your way to interview in person? Does it depend on the school?

funnylike

Currently interviewing with Google and working with a recruiter in a specific function, is it frowned upon to keep applying to stuff if it’s relevant to my experience (outside recruiters function)....

like

Has anyone interviewed with EY recently? What is the digital assessment they are having? If someone who has taken it can shed some light that would be really helpful! TIA

like

Have an interview for a strategy job at Wayfair later this week... anybody have any insight on them?

like

Excluding the depression/recession we’re currently in, how many applications do you typically send out before getting an interview? I’m at 47 right now with no interviews and I’m beginning to lose my patience

like

Interview on Monday for diligence. Any tips?

like

I'm looking to pivot from consulting into tech. I've gotten lots of interesting from tech companies on the ops side but am much more interested in product management. Any advice on books or courses to help make the transition? I'm struggling to land PM interviews at companies that aren't tiny startups :(

like

When after a final interview do you follow up? Interview was 8/23, during they said with holiday would likely hear 1st week of Sept. On 8/26: Should hopefully have an update within next week. Wait?

Men’s hair style/ facial hair, and interviewing at Big4 poll: 1. Ok to have longer hair 2. Only medium/short hair is professional 3. Trimmed beard & mustache ok 4. Only mustache ok 5. Long beards ok 6. Clean shaven only 7. Hair style/facial hair have no relevance

like

Helping with take home assignments of friends interviewing for your company - thoughts?

likehelpful

I am a background check away from putting in my notice. KEEP grinding if you’re miserable and/or have trouble getting out of bed in the morning. This took a lot of ghosting and interviews+offer letters being taken off the table due to COVID. Stay humble and you’ll be next. Take a midday walk and schedule some coffee meetings to expand your network and stay sane.

like

Additional Posts

Hi My interview is scheduled in infosys on 25...i have few questions in mind... I have just changed the organization 2 months back...will they entertain me... How much hike I can expect What will be the level of interview difficulty.... Yoe-6.5 Tech stack - .net Position- Lead product engineer CTC- 20lpa

like

On average, how many emails do you get a day during busy season, before and after WFH mandates? For me, probably 25-->100

like

Thoughts on Berkeley as an MBA school?

like

Do you think I could expense a weekly meal delivery service (it’s precooked - just have to microwave it) during busy season? Would be delivered to the office and is cheaper than ordering in.

like

What do MBA grads do at tech firms? The data on any B-School's website says that consulting pays more than tech to MBA grads, however, going by the threads on this app, it seems as if tech pays more. Does the website data not include RSUs? Or does consulting actually pay more? Thanks a lot for your time and effort!

like

Trying to figure out if I am a bit underpaid? 8 years total experience, 4 in industry, 3 in Big4, 1 at startup (current). Technical program mgmt/product management. Getting $130k, no bonus, in LA.

like

Do I still get Marriott points / nights when booking through firms travel agency (adelman)?

like

Hello everyone, Does anyone use 12.9 iPad (with a magic keyboard) as a “second workstation”? For example: lightweight typing machine when you need to work on an email or draft a document, or just join a conference call. My primary machine is MacBook Pro 16 but it’s a bit balky and I’d prefer not to take it with me when I’m leaving for a vacation.

like

My coach confirmed that associates at PwC will be promoted after 2 years instead of 3 going forward. Just like the other big 4

like

American Airlines: the La Guardia of airlines

likefunnyhelpful

Hi everyone, I have 5 YOE and skill set of ETL, Oracle fusion cloud, Pl/SQL and BI tools including Sap BODS, OBIEE and BI Publisher. I am currently sitting at a package of approximately 6 LPA and I will start looking for interviews. Can you please suggest what are the market standards for my level at present, how much should I ask and settle for ?

like

My flight left on time! Joy! Haha just kidding we have to land because we forgot to empty the lavatories. American Airlines why do you hate us all so much?

like

I hope to switch teams as a staff 1 after busy season. I also have all my vacation days for the year that I would like to use. Would you all be able to advise me the best way to efficiently switch ?

like

Possible overseas role. Have family I can stay with instead of hotel. Should I mention it to project manager as a cost saving so I will get staffed there?

like

Received an offer from Accenture for Manager Level 7 with base salary of 160k. Is the salary at par with the latest market trends?

like

Forced ranking question: When thinking about your last career move, rank in order of importance which influenced your choice the most? A. Prestige of new employer organization B. Prestige of your new title C. Title in path of career growth plan D. Total comp E. Work you would be focused on in new position

like

How is EY's work culture and Growth ?

like

Hello Everyone! I am an ETL Developer with 9+ YOE. I have job offers from the below companies with almost same compensation. Can you suggest which is a good option to join if job security and work life balance is of priority? 1. Luxoft India LLP (A DXC acquired company) 2. HCL Technologies 3. Legato Health Technologies 4. Cognizant Technology Solutions Looking forward for your feedback and suggestions. Thank you in advance.

like

Do you check emails on the weekend because of covid wfh situation/generally? Or check email but wait to reply on Monday unless an urgent response is required?

like

I think my firm is going to be moving towards global flexibility regarding work from home. They won't force us to live in certain cities with offices. Where in the US is there a beach or beach town that gets all four seasons? Is such a thing possible? I love the ocean, but Fall is my favorite season.

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal