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:
This role requires relevant experience in the Insurance sector,
including experience with premiums and claims testing,
walkthroughs, etc., as well as relevant sub-sector experience in
one or more of the following: Healthcare Payers, Mortgage
Insurance, or Property & Casualty Insurance.
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 knowledge and/or a proven record of
success in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in the United
States (U.S. GAAP), United States Generally Accepted Auditing
Standards (U.S. GAAS) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight
Board (PCAOB) standards, emphasizing an overall extensive
understanding - for the respective industry - of the applicable
business and accounting issues, and technical accounting and
financial reporting standards.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of
success as a team leader and team member in a professional services
consulting firm including the following areas:
Whole Leadership: using feedback and reflection to develop my
self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas;
delegating to others to provide stretch opportunities and coaching
to help deliver results; and, proactively raising issues to improve
effective teaming while working with a portfolio of clients.
Global Acumen: seeking and taking opportunities, which exposure
me to other businesses, industries and markets; facilitating
collaboration across virtual teams (utilizing appropriate
technology as applicable); and, building and maintaining a
professional internal and external network.
Relationships: using straightforward communication, in a
structured way, when influencing others; reading situations and
being sensitive to others, modifying my behavior to build quality,
diverse relationships; and, communicating with my clients and/or
engagement teams, regularly updating them and sharing progress.
Business Acumen: learning about my clients' businesses and how
they operate in the industry/marketplace, trying out new ideas and
proposing innovative solutions to problems; and, gathering
information from a range of sources when analyzing and solving
Technical Capabilities: testing my own and others' work for
quality, accuracy and relevance; developing knowledge of the firm's
line of service capabilities and our portfolio of offerings; making
the most of opportunities for technical development through on the
job learning and exposure; and, sharing relevant thought leadership
with my colleagues to enhance knowledge.
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of
success in automation & digitization in a professional services
environment including but not limited to: innovating through new
and existing technologies, along with experimenting with
digitization solutions; and, working with large, complex data sets
to build models and leverage data visualization tools.