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Line of Service: Advisory
Industry: Financial Services
State & City: VA-McLean
NY-New York
IL-Chicago
CA-San Francisco
CA-Los Angeles
Travel Requirements: 61-80%
Position Type: Full Time
Auto req ID: 36775BR-3

PwC/LoS Overview:
Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading firm that services Fortune 500 companies, and will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career? If you are, then PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (www.pwc.com/us) is the firm for you. PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC US) is well placed to help clients meet the challenges and opportunities of the US marketplace in the areas of assurance, tax, and advisory. We offer the perspective of being part of a global network of firms combined with detailed knowledge of local, state and US national issues. More than 169,000 people in over 158 countries across the PwC network are committed to deliver quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. People across the PwC network share knowledge, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and deliver practical advice.

At PwC US, you will be part of a learning culture, where teamwork and collaboration are encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is respected and valued. We offer a flexible career progression model that allows for a variety of challenging opportunities throughout your career. We provide unparalleled coaching, mentoring, and career development programs; global opportunities; and state of the art technology-driven methodologies to help you provide quality service to our clients.

From strategy through execution, PwC Advisory helps clients build their next competitive advantage. As the world’s second largest global consulting provider, we combine the breadth of knowledge of over 35,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. A long history of working with many of the world’s largest and most complex companies means we really understand the unique business challenges our clients face better than most consultancies.

Job Description:
The Financial Services industry is operating in a challenging environment due to global economic pressure, increasing regulatory demands and capital requirements as well as significant operational and technology changes. Our growing Financial Services Advisory practice provides management, technology and risk consulting services to help major financial institutions around the world respond to their most complex business challenges. The Financial Services Advisory practice is composed of three industry sectors: Asset Management, Banking & Capital Markets and Insurance.

Our Risk & Regulatory consultants help clients understand and address their enterprise risk and regulatory profile. This high performing team advises clients on the overall management and performance of their business, with a focus in compliance management, business continuity, risk and governance, and treasury management.

Position/Program Requirements:
Knowledge Preferred:
Demonstrates proven expertise and and success conducting for clients, enterprise risk management program development, including:
– Monitoring and reporting risk, risk assessments and prioritizations
– Assisting with facilitating the definition of an organization’s risk appetite and tolerance in alignment with their organization’s strategy
– Designing sustainable risk management and compliance processes and structures, including governance and oversight, standards and processes, tools and technology, metrics and reporting.
– Assisting clients with achieving a competitive advantage by managing risk and compliance in a streamlined manner and creating greater resilience to risk.
– Assisting with the structuring of an engagement and providing guidance to staff in the performance of risk and compliance engagements.
An obtained Masters of Business Administration and academic concentrations in Accounting, Finance or Economics are preferred.

Skills Preferred:
Demonstrates proven thought-leader level abilities and success with assessing the effectiveness and efficiency of risk and compliance programs, including:
– Considering leading standards (e.g. COSO, ERM), regulatory requirements and supervisory expectations.
– Designing and implementing data classification and mapping models based on regulatory and business requirements, including providing requisite dashboards and reporting.
Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts, identifying and addressing client needs: developing and sustaining extensive client relationships using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities; preparing and presenting complex written and verbal materials; defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing, collection
Demonstrates extensive intimate abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader: leading teams to generate a vision, to establish direction and motivate members, as well as create an atmosphere of trust, leverage diverse views, coach staff, to encourage improvement and innovation

Skills Preferred:

Minimum Years of Experience Necessary:

10

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required:

Minimum Degree(s) and Certification(s) Required: Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree required.

Additional Requirements

Travel requirements: 60%-80%

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