Senior Associate 2 at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC)

  • Permanent Intermediate position

  • Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

  • Undisclosed cost to company

  • Job 2162349 | Ref Cheryl

  • Posted 03 Nov 2017 by PricewaterhouseCoopers

About the Position

PwC is building a significant Assurance Service Delivery Centre (SDC) in Port Elizabeth that will provide audit and other support services to teams across Africa.
Due to this exciting expansion, PwC Port Elizabeth is recruiting for various positions.

Take the opportunity of a lifetime to be part of this exciting venture by applying for the following position:

Senior Associate 2

About the role
To provide superior assurance services within the Service Delivery Centre (SDC) Africa team. The SDC provides audit support to audit teams across Africa on a remote basis.

Essential skills and experience
3-4 years related experience in a professional services firm

Strong planning, time management and organisational skills
Sound management skills
Work effectively under pressure and handle confidential matters with tact and professionalism
Pragmatic problem-solving approach
Enthusiasm and passion to deliver exceptional client service
Good interpersonal and client liaison skills
Able to work independently and in a team
Good communication skills, verbal and written
Detail orientated and deadline driven
Punctual, flexible and responsive
Strong work ethic
Computer literate, preferably with all PwC's software (internal only) and highly proficient in Microsoft office suite (Excel, Word and PowerPoint);
IFRS and IFRS for SME's knowledge

Reviewing financial statements in accordance with IFRS and IFRS for SME's
Perform more complex work requested by audit teams, e.g. AUP's, rolling forward audit files, performing tests of detail / tests of controls
Assist with the review of work performed by junior staff e.g. control logs, tests of details etc.
Assist with planning, execution and review of group deliverables management
Assist in monitoring compliance with independence and training requirements
Perform general auditing functions according to PwC methodologies including but not limited to: group deliverables checking and casting of complex financial statements
Review, coordinate and summarise ISA 402 supporting documentation;
Work within Budget allocations and prepare budgets for new requests that are of a standard nature
Coaching of junior staff members
General administration

Required qualifications
Relevant professional qualification, B Com degree and Completed Articles

Desired Skills

  • audit

About The Employer

The PwC Deal
Our people make an impact through their dedication to client service, creativity, and high performance. Whatever your passion, the opportunities available to you at PwC will help you realise your career aspirations. As an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to a variety of flexible working styles. We're committed to collaboration and strong relationships that help our clients and our people realise their ambitions. Well known for our technical excellence, we're also a firm brimming with energetic and inspirational people who want to build a diverse career in a progressive, global organisation. What's in it for you? The opportunity to join a diverse and progressive team, with the chance to learn from inspirational people committed to ensuring each and every interaction is an opportunity to learn, challenge and innovate.7:46 AM

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