Careers in Advisory
By pursuing a career in this area, you will be providing clients with effective methodologies which help them realise their full potential. By implementing PricewaterhouseCoopers unique strategies, you will help clients improve in their respective operations.
You will build and expand on client relationships by understanding their needs and requirements, create innovative solutions in terms of financial planning, business process skills and tailor-made solutions for the success of their business.
Your skills will be fundamental when introducing the following approach to such tasks:
Enhancing business performance
By adopting such principles, you will be in a position to provide enhanced stakeholder value, build trust and assist clients with better communication within the marketplace. If you feel you have an enquiring and objective outlook, are interested in business processes and have excellent interpersonal skills, then a career in Advisory can be exactly what you’re looking for.
You will be surrounded by a highly talented team that relishes challenges and celebrates achievements and ahead of you will be the chance to get to wherever you want to be.
The following are the specialist areas in advisory that you could work in, together with an outline of what we look for:
Business Process Improvement
Our Process Improvement Analysts analyse and improve our client’s complex business processes to improve effectiveness, governance and financial performance.
If you have an Industrial Engineering, B Com or equivalent qualification (provided that a Certificate in Management Services or work study) has been completed) with at least 3 years experience in a process improvement role, then a career in Business Process Improvement is for you!
Finance Function Improvement
Our financial professionals assist multinational and local clients in transforming their finance functions to become aligned and integrated functions of world class standards
If you possess a CA, B Com Accounting or CIMA Qualification with appropriate further qualification and have 2 - 4 years related experience in the Financial Services, Manufacturing or Public Sector (central, provincial and local, and utilities) sector experience, then a career in this area might be for you!
Technology Advisory Services
Our Technology Advisory Services Business supports organisations in the cost effective, controlled, secure, aligned and efficient application of ICT.
We provide several solutions in the areas of IT Governance, IT Projects, Security & Identity Management, Application Integration, IT Cost & Value Management, IT Alignment, and IT Asset Management.
We offer career opportunities in IT Governance & Strategy, Technical Architecture, Technical Identity Management, Enterprise Application Integration, and Threat & Vulnerability & IT Projects.
If this sounds like the area you would like to work in, then you should possess a graduate qualification in IT e.g.: BS.c, B Com (IT) coupled with related experience in a Consulting role.
- Creating/acquiring/financing businesses and incorporating them into current operations
- Improving managerial performance and business control
- Dealing with crisis aspects
- Restructuring and achieving value