Strategy& Consulting Associate Summer/Fall 2018
Line of Service: Advisory
Job Type: Full Time
Travel Requirements: 0-20%
Office Locations: various US cities
Req ID: 101154BR
Position Type: Associate
PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.
We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us.
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- to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at www.pwc.com/careers.
PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the world's largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.
At PwC, we consult with our clients to build effective organizations, innovate and grow, reduce costs, manage risk and regulation, and develop talent. Our aim is to support our clients in designing, managing, and executing lasting beneficial change and to be the world's number 1 professional services firm.
By defining and delivering complex change, Strategy& consultants leverage clientsâ€™ essential advantage and enable them to surge ahead in fiercely competitive markets, all over the world. Whatever the goal, we help clients build on their strengths and create the value theyâ€™re looking for.
Our consultants work with clients through all stages of consulting projects: identifying the major issues that the client is facing, generating hypotheses against those issues, structuring and performing analyses, identifying creative but pragmatic options against potential market scenarios, developing conclusions, making strategic recommendations, and then developing plans to operationalize the agreed upon strategy.
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 0
Minimum Academic Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Preferred cumulative GPA: 3.3
Preferred Major GPA: 3.3
Client service associate positions are entry-level and job seekers are traditionally in the final academic year of completing their educational requirements
Consulting Associates in the Advisory Practice will play an integral role by supporting consulting solutions to PwC clients. The selected individual/individuals for the role must be able to demonstrate some proven knowledge and skills within the following areas: -An interest in all aspects of Strategy Consulting, as well as a desire to pursue a career in consulting; -Abilities as team member; building solid relationships; communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; understanding personal and team roles; contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members; proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor; -Research and analysis of technical matters, while utilizing problem-solving skills. This includes the analysis of large and complex data sets, demonstrating an aptitude for conducting quantitative and qualitative analyses, using the standard suite of Microsoft Office software
- Word, Excel, PowerPoint
- to execute related deliverables; -Utilization of effective written and verbal business communication skills when interacting with team members and/or clients in a professional setting.
Demonstrates flexibility and desire to travel, as client assignments require.