It Specialist, Centre Of Innovation & Technology - Senior Associate, Not Specified, Pwc South Africa

Published 2023-01-26
Expires 2023-02-26
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It Specialist, Centre Of Innovation & Technology - Senior Associate, Not Specified, Pwc South Africa
New Zealand, Auckland, Auckland,
Published January 26, 2023

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Job type: Full time
Contract type: Permanent
Salary type: Monthly
Occupation: It specialist, centre of innovation & technology - senior associate

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Line of Service
Not Applicable
Management Level
Senior Associate
Job Description & Summary

It's an incredibly exciting time to join PwC New Zealand. As part of our new strategy - The New Equation, we're investing in the digital upskilling of all our people to ensure they have the right knowledge, skills and tools to succeed in a digital future. Invest in your future by joining a firm that will invest in your skills. Be a part of The New Equation.

Ngā Kōrero mo tēnei tūranga / About the role

A career in our Centre of Innovation and Technology (CIT) will allow you to develop and apply strategies that help clients leverage technologies so they can mitigate risks, streamline processes, and find operational efficiencies. We cover a wide range of disciplines, including audit risk evaluation, operational and strategic Information Technology processes, system implementation, data integrity, and cyber security to digitise audits.

As a Senior Associate in our Tāmaki Makaurau / Auckland office, you will understand and test IT systems and controls, making use of innovative tools to deliver technology enabled audits. There's ample opportunity to work with prestigious clients and develop the business and technical skills, knowledge and relationships needed to accelerate your career development.You will play a key role in shaping the capability, growth and culture of this team of problem solvers, helping our clients solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. This is a full-time opportunity, minimum 37.5 working hours per week. Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

Coaching teams to recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.

Analysing complex ideas and building a range of meaningful recommendations.

Using multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.

Managing a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.

Simplifying complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points.

Ngā pūkenga kei a koe / Skills and experience

3+ years experience working for a major professional services firm, with a minimum of 1 year as a senior associate / assistant manager that has proven experience leading teams.

Experience supporting / coaching teams in testing internal controls, planning and delivering the IT component of complex assurance engagements, and reviewing and directing controls testing plans.

Able to coach team members on engagements centred around IT controls including capability to oversee areas such as systems implementations, IT systems controls testing (e.g. automated controls, calculations, reports) and IT General Controls (ITGCs).

Familiar with assurance standards such as SOC 1, SOC2 and other attestation type engagements (ISAE 3402 / SSAE 16).

External qualifications such as CA, CISA (ISACA) or equivalent are strongly preferred.

Ngā āhuatanga hirahira o te mahi ki PwC / Highlights of working at PwC NZ

Unrivaled level of access to industry expertise, both locally and through our wider global network of member firms, where you'll be enabled by cutting-edge technology.

Dress for your day and flex your schedule in alignment with team and client needs

Inclusive 18 weeks paid parental leave policy for all parents - mums, dad's, caregivers with no minimum service!

Enhanced leave capabilities - an opportunity to purchase additional leave and two staff recognition days available each year

Paid volunteer days available through our PwC Foundation - help to resolve the societal issue of "children's welfare" in New Zealand through ToiToi and FliP

Digital upskilling through our Digital Academy

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