About the team
Quality is at the heart of what we do. Combining passionate people with leading technology, we work together to build trust in society. We put the team first and solve important problems by challenging the organisations we audit and being open to challenge ourselves. We take pride in our work and the profession, recognising audit as a deep specialism.
Hear from our UK Head of Audit about the evolution of the Audit and what opportunities PwC could have for you
It's a really exciting time to be joining us. We’re growing our teams across all areas of our Audit practice and investing a huge amount in our people, their skills and the technology available, as we continue to radically modernise our business and the way we serve our clients.
Audit Busy Season
We know everyone’s lives are different and that traditional working patterns may not be quite right for you. Whether you’ve taken a career break, had time out to support family, are semi-retired or are looking to balance your Audit career with another passion of yours, we can offer the flexibility you need.
During busy season (October - April) you would need to work a minimum of 4 days a week
The rest of the year is open to flexibility, whether that be taking the time off, reduced days or part time
We have roles in a variety of locations across the UK
We’ll provide a tailored training programme upon joining the firm to give you the opportunity to upskill yourself before working on clients. You’ll also benefit from our pastoral programme that has been specifically designed for flexible workers to support your integration into the firm.
About the role
As a Senior Associate in the Audit Busy Season Programme, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Using feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas
Delegating to others to provide stretch opportunities and coaching to help deliver results
Developing new ideas and proposing innovative solutions to problems
Using a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current trends in the business area
Reviewing your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance
Sharing relevant thought leadership
Using straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing others
Ability to read situations and modify behaviour to build quality, diverse relationships
Upholding the firm's code of ethics and business conduct
Essential skills and experience
CA / ACA / ACCA/ICAS qualified (or international equivalent)
Or part Qualified and working towards your full CA / ACA / ACCA / ICAS (or equivalent) qualification
Or have equivalent work experience in Audit (you’re an international candidate who technically qualifies in your home country by experience)
Experience of financial accounting and reporting
The ability to learn quickly
Strong project management skills
The ability to work effectively in a team, building good working relationships with both colleagues and client personnel at all levels
Experienced in coaching junior staff
Passion for quality
Who we’re looking for
Our people are curious and put quality first and foremost. They are inclusive and invest in themselves and their teams. They adapt to new challenges with flexibility, agility and intelligence.
They speak up, role modelling constructive challenge whilst also being open to challenge themselves. They take pride in their profession, their work and their passion to deliver to the highest quality.