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A career within Process Assurance services, will enable you to assist clients in optimising control activities, organisational strategy, and policies and procedures. You’ll conduct transaction testing, perform readiness assessments, and leverage various technical Information Technology controls (e.g. databases, operating systems, data warehouses, and reporting tools) in order to help our clients achieve optimal operational efficiency.
As a Senior Manager, 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 a portfolio of clients, while reporting to Directors and above
Be involved in the financial management of clients
Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
Develop project strategies to solve complex technical challenges for our clients
Manage and deliver large projects by developing the project team, assessing engagement risks throughout, driving conclusions, and reviewing / challenging the output produced by the team
Shape and deliver projects to meet and exceed the expectations of our clients and our own quality criteria
Train, coach, and supervise team members
Continue to develop internal relationships and developing your PwC brand
Job Requirements and Preferences:
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor Degree
Required Fields of Study: Accounting, Accounting & Technology, Finance, Economics and Finance, Economics and Finance & Technology, Management Information Systems, Management Information Systems & Accounting, Business Administration/Management, Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Computer and Information Science & Accounting, Mathematics, Economics
Minimum Years of Experience: 7 year(s) of IT controls auditing, consulting and/or implementing IT solutions
CPA, CIA or CISA
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in providing services related to controls around the financial reporting, compliance and operational processes, including business process and IT management controls, which includes a proven record of success with managing, and beginning to lead the following:
Financial reporting and information technology risks, processes and controls;
Current and emerging technologies which may include Cloud-computing, Oracle, SAP, Oracle Database, web development tools, virtualization, UNIX, Linux, and security technologies;
Core risks, processes and internal controls related to non-financial reporting, both manual and IT;
Risks, processes and controls related to financial reporting, both manual and IT, in a specific industry sector;
COSO Framework, CoBIT, ITIL and/or other leading business and IT control frameworks;
Relevant subject matter specialization to support the development of thought leadership; and,
Key internal operational processes of a professional services firm, e.g., engagement economics, billing and collection, performance appraisals, time reporting, personal independence and compliance requirements.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in controls around financial reporting, compliance and operational processes within a professional services firm or large enterprise as consultant, auditor or business process specialist, including business process and IT management controls, which includes a proven record of success with managing the following:
Leading IT related controls assurance or controls readiness projects associated with external audits, internal audits and service organization controls reports, e.g., SSAE 16;
Identifying the need to adapt work programs and practices to create tailored solutions for clients;
Identifying key risks and controls, recommending improved controls, performing controls readiness projects and identifying and assessing configuration of controls in financial reporting related business processes as well as in IT infrastructures, security, change management, operations and program development;
Managing and coaching staff as they perform assessments to evaluate controls, security, SOD, and execute audit procedures;
Leading the adaption a work program and practice aid to create tailored solutions for our clients; and,
Identifying and addressing client needs, as well as beginning to develop strong client relationships, emphasizing the identification, creation and leveraging of relationships to identify, pursue, and ultimately win additional service opportunities.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in project management related to IT audit projects, including developing project plans, budgets, and deliverable schedules.
Demonstrates intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:
Creating a positive and motivating environment;
Monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations;
Respecting the work-life quality of team members;
Providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and,