A career within Information Technology Risk Assurance services, will allow you to develop and apply strategies that help clients leverage enterprise technologies so they can get a higher return on their investment, mitigate risks, streamline processes, and find operational inefficiencies. We assist clients in understanding and challenging their current risk profiles and develop strategies to build digital confidence by embracing opportunities to stay competitive through building trust and resilience into their technology systems. We cover a wide range of disciplines, including risk evaluation, operational and strategic Information Technology processes, project governance, application implementation, data integrity, cyber security, and accounting/audit.
As a Senior Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to
- Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above
- Train and lead staff
- Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
- Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
- Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
- Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
- Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
We cover - strategy and transformation, IT operations (including resilience), digital integration (eg SAP, Oracle, Dynamics 365), and emerging technology.
A passion for technology and projects.
Experience gained in a client facing environment.
Strong analytical and project management skills
The ability to work effectively in different teams for varying periods of time building good working relationships with both colleagues and client personnel at all levels.
Being part of a team that performs services including IT risk and controls reviews, programme/project assurance, third party assurance, IT general controls, IT operational, security and data reviews.
The ability to assess IT risk and suggest pragmatic risk mitigation activities for a range of industries
Experienced in developing junior staff
Identifying and effectively reporting any issues and recommendations for improvement to clients, as well as drafting the related sections of formal reports
Professional Service organisation experience
External auditing experience, including evaluating controls over financial and/or operational processes
Computer Science or Accounting & Business Administration degree, or similar
Project Management qualifications e.g. MSP, Prince2, MAPM, MoR, Agile, Scrum
Architectural qualification e.g TOGAF
IT Service Management certification e.g. ITIL, COBIT
Functional expertise in Enterprise Apps (e.g. CRM, Billing, SCM, or ERP systems)
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