Financial services risk and regulation (FSRR)

While many see financial services risk and regulation as a problem, we see it as an opportunity to shine, grow and build trust. You can be  part of this exciting experience. Join PwC and be part of our diverse teams as we work with clients to redefine the way risk and regulation is viewed. 

Actively embracing change is a powerful way for our clients to enhance their reputation, secure long-term growth and sustainable profits, and deliver value to their customers. Be part of the process to see them through this experience as they navigate potential problems and position themselves to get ahead. 

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What you will do

You can expect to be challenged and stretched, some of your tasks may include:

  • Client engagements delivering risk and regulatory change-related consulting projects (operational risk, credit risk)
  • Performing  stress testing
  • Working with IFRS 9 and BCBS 239 risk management concepts and their application to credit, operational and market risk
  • Analysing and mining large data sets, and document business and data requirements
  • Compiling project reports and presentations for delivery to clients for decision-making purposes
  • Performing enterprise risk management and governance reviews


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What we look for

We’re looking for candidates in their final year of postgraduate studies with a strong academic background (65% aggregate)  and one or more of the following postgraduate qualifications:

  • Risk Management
  • Management Accounting
  • Finance
  • Accounting
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Business Science 
  • Computer Science

An additional professional qualification (FRM, PRM, CFA or MBA) will be an added advantage, as will advanced proficiency in MS Office, SQL, VBA, SAS and/or BI Tool.


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