3 days ago
About the team
The South-East region Assurance business at PwC is one of the largest within the UK firm and a strategic priority for growth. And we’re growing. Fast.
We provide external audit and risk assurance services to a broad range of clients, from large multinationals to tech start-ups. Our clients are from an incredibly diverse mix of sectors; from engineering to financial services and gaming to pharmaceuticals. Our proximity to big business means that you’ll get to work on some of the largest and most complex projects across the firm, whilst maintaining an unparalleled breadth of client experience.
All of our offices provide a supportive environment in which to grow and develop your skills. Outside of our client work, the offices have a great community and social programme. We pride ourselves on our community affairs activities from volunteering support and fundraising days. We have a lively and active social scene and numerous networks that you can involve yourself in.
In the South East we take very seriously the Firm’s commitment to ensuring that you can maintain a healthy balance in your working life. A significant number of our staff are on formal flexible working patterns and all of us are able to demonstrate everyday flexibility in our working arrangements.
About the role
We’re looking for a manager to help us develop and deliver high quality governance, risk and controls reviews to a wide range of clients, with a particular focus on the regulatory requirements associated with UK capital market transactions. In joining us you will be part of a unique client proposition, assisting our clients understand and challenge the extent to which their governance arrangements, systems, processes and people assist or inhibit their strategies to generate value.
As a credible candidate you will have developed core skills in a wide range of disciplines including operational and enterprise risk frameworks and governance, finance processes and controls and understanding supporting operational processes. Our people are expected to be capable of applying these core skills in a variety of business situations and industries and as a Manager you will be expected to be able to work independently and manage a team to scope and deliver work.
You will have a proven track record of working with senior client staff to understand and evaluate financial reporting processes and controls as well as overarching governance frameworks and developing good practice and pragmatic recommendations for remediation and enhancement.
Required Skills and experience:
- Have a relevant professional qualification (i.e. ACA, ACCA, CIMA).
- Proven track record of experience in the Risk Assurance areas described above.
- Experience in financial auditing and controls-based auditing or advisory engagements.
- Have experience of building strong relationships.
- Experience of Review planning.
- Experience of Identifying and documenting key systems and controls for demonstrating compliance good practice.
- Experience of performing consulting engagements over a diverse range of governance, risk and financial activities
- Providing management, coaching and guidance to others during assignments
Role closing date: 23rd of April, 2019