A career within External Audit services, will provide you with
the opportunity to provide a range of Assurance services and
business advice to a variety of clients from small, fast growing
clients to large entities. Our clients are often well known brands
and many have broad international reach. We focus on using the
latest technology to reduce the level of manual testing ensuring
you'll focus on the most valuable areas of client service and on
enhancing corporate governance and the reliability of our clients'
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 Senior Associate, 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:
- Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal
strengths and address development areas.
- Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching
them to deliver results.
- Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to
- Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights
from current industry or sector trends.
- Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and
- Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation
and can explain the reasons for this choice.
- Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different
situations, environments and perspectives.
- Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when
influencing and connecting with others.
- Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality
- Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
We're leading the way as technology-enabled 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 Assurance provides unparalleled
technical knowledge and specialization and industry insights,
coupled with the One Firm knowledge that brings everything PwC
offers to solving our clients' needs.
Job Requirements and Preferences:
Minimum Degree Required:
Required Fields of Study:
Minimum Years of Experience:
Before starting with PwC full-time, must meet all educational
requirements to be eligible for the primary credential license
appropriate for relevant practice area, such as having 150 credit
hours for the CPA license, or provide documentation satisfactory to
the Firm that your CPA license can be obtained in the state in
which your office will be located through reciprocity based on
either a CPA license held, or CPA exam passed, in another
Required Knowledge and Skills:
The role requires relevant experience in the Asset & Wealth
Management sector, including experience with valuation and
existence testing of exchange traded equity securities and
derivative instruments as well as vendor priced fixed income
securities using MIDA's Global Securities Pricing and MATCH
CPA license. International hires or hires from a PwC affiliate
firm to have obtained the equivalent accounting credential in
selected individual's home country.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of
success as a team leader and team member within the US Assurance
practice of a global network of professional services consulting
firms, including, but not limited to, the following areas:
Whole Leadership: being agile and adaptive to working on a
virtual global team,pursuing opportunities to develop existing and
new skills, which are outside of my comfort zone; maintaining
positive energy in the face of obstacles or when dealing with
complexity; and, acting to resolve issues, which prevent effective
team working, even during times of change and uncertainty.
Global Acumen: maintaining a fresh perspective on global and
cross-cultural issues; maintaining relationships with the SDC;
developing a perspective on key global trends, including
globalization, and how they impact on client challenges; and,
sowing my cultural dexterity by modifying my behavior to the
Relationships: reacting positively and providing well reasoned
and self-assured responses, even when challenged; managing a
variety of viewpoints to build consensus and creating positive
outcomes for all parties; and, managing the expectations of my
clients/engagement teams, seeking and acting on feedback.
Business Acumen: incorporating up-to-date technology/technology
developments in my work; seeking opportunities to add value to
client/engagement team account planning; and, promoting new ideas
and services by applying knowledge of the industry/sector and
societal trends to create value for clients, PwC and broader
Technical Capabilities: driving the development of the audit
approach for audit areas in scope of the COE, building my knowledge
of the firm's service offerings related to my area of
specialization; seeking new learning opportunities to stay
technical and relevant; identifying and sharing learnings at the
end of a project; and, addressing sub-standard work or work which
does not meet the firm's/clients expectations.
Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of
success in automation & digitization in a professional services
environment including: innovating through new and existing
technologies, along with experimenting with digitization solutions;
working with large, complex data sets to build models and leverage
data visualization tools to provide insights to clients/engagement
teams; and, utilizing digitization tools to reduce hours and