Graduate Assurance Centre of Excellence Glasgow Autumn 2019

  • Location

    Glasgow

  • Sector:

    Practice

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Contact:

    Ewan McKenzie

  • Contact email:

    ewan.mckenzie@pwc.com

  • Job ref:

    31430BR

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-22

  • Client:

    #

About PwC

We’re one of the world’s leading professional services organisations. From 158 countries, we help our clients, some of the most successful organisations on the globe, as well as its most dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses, to create the value they want. We help to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.

Assurance

Assurance is a dynamic place to be right now, and the variety of opportunities on offer is unprecedented. It’s work that really does matter. It matters for businesses, governments and society at large. Our team provides confidence on the most complex decisions companies have to take and this provides a wealth of opportunities to everyone who joins us and works with us.

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/careers/experienced/apply

Diversity

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Learn more here www.pwc.com/uk/diversity

Graduate programme

Our graduate training programme is underpinned by a development framework that broadens and deepens your knowledge. You'll learn from hands-on coaching and an outstanding variety of work, picking up business, personal and technical skills you can use across the network, and throughout your career.

Assurance

A key part of our purpose is building trust in society. We provide decision makers with information they can trust and give our clients confidence in an unpredictable world. We use cutting-edge technology to provide market-leading services for our clients, both in person and virtually.

Organisations in every industry are feeling the impact of disruptive technologies. With Intelligent Digital, we balance business understanding with technology innovation and human insight. We use cutting-edge technology to help solve our clients’ complex needs, and strengthen trust and transparency with their customers and investors. You’ll work in an environment that inspires you, and be given an active role in shaping the future of Assurance. You’ll have an exceptional career experience working with and learning from experts in their fields.  We embrace diversity, both in our people and the work you’ll do. We drive change through innovation. It’s this imagination and creativity, alongside the calibre of our teams, that mean we consistently win clients and projects, giving you the opportunity to work with market leading companies and leverage our global network.

Our culture drives success, both ours and yours. It gives us a sustainable advantage. We want to create an environment where our employees feel empowered to work in a way that works for our clients, teams, and you personally. It’s not only about working hard, but working smarter and being agile to deliver exceptional client service whilst balancing work and life.

Centre of Excellence

As part of our Assurance Centre of Excellence team you’ll work with a broad and diverse range of clients, providing you with exposure to businesses of varying sizes, industries and complexity. You’ll use cutting edge technology working virtually on various audit engagements across the UK. You’ll develop specialist Assurance knowledge and play a key role in improving the quality and efficiency of our audits. And, by working with our latest technology, you’ll lead on innovation in a range of areas, with an initial focus on Pensions Assets and Liabilities, Share Based Payments, and the Audit of Tax. Alongside this, you’ll be studying for your chartered accounting qualification. As you progress through your early career, if you choose to, you may have the opportunity to work within our wider Assurance business, or you can continue to develop deeper expertise within our Assurance Centre of Excellence.

What you’ll gain

Your role in Assurance will also provide you with the opportunity to study towards a Chartered Accountant qualification.

What you need to get in

You'll need to have or be on course for a 2.1 degree or above in any subject

When to apply

We recruit on a rolling basis so early application is advised.