Forensics - Healthcare Investigations Manager

28 Mar 2018
24 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
About the team

PwC's Forensic Services team comprises around 600 people in the UK, based in London, Belfast, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Leeds and Manchester. The group's services are wide ranging and include dispute resolution, fraud and other financial investigations, governance and non-financial investigations, construction claims, contract reviews and licensing management. Our group includes accountants, clinicians, former regulators, civil engineers and IT specialists and we are part of a global network of over 1700 Forensic Services professionals within the global PwC network.

About the role

The role will involve managing teams on a range of projects in the healthcare industry including governance and leadership reviews, regulatory compliance reviews, financial and non-financial investigations, 'crisis' and turnaround support. Responsibilities will include:
  • Responsibility for managing teams in delivering work to clients;
  • Analysis and review of large volumes of data as part of an investigation;
  • Report writing;
  • Presenting and explaining findings in a clear and concise manner;
  • Dealing with clients and project management;
  • Networking and business development activity including preparation of proposals;
  • Responsibility for managing teams in business development activity and developing new products; and
  • Continuing to develop and keep up to date your healthcare industry knowledge and applying this to projects.
Additional information

Opportunity for working from home? Occasionally
Amount of time client based - 70%
Opportunity for job sharing - No
Need to travel/overnight stays away from home? Yes
Opportunity for flexible working (hours)? Some flexibility
Amount of time PwC office based - 30%

Essential skills and experience

Suitable applicants will be/have:
  • Experience of working in either:
    • a large professional services firm; or
    • within the healthcare sector (provider, regulator or commissioner);
  • ACA/ACCA/CPFA qualified (with a 2:1 degree or equivalent), clinically qualified or significant experience of healthcare operations;
  • An articulate and confident communicator, both orally and written;
  • Commercial and analytical aptitude;
  • The ability to manage your own and your team's time, prioritise tasks and work under tight deadlines;
  • The ability to work independently with little supervision, but integrate well into teams;
  • A strong desire to learn and willingness to share knowledge and coach others; and
  • A strong desire to specialise in healthcare and to build and maintain strong industry knowledge.

Who we are looking for

We have ambitious plans to grow our Forensic healthcare business over the next 3 years. We are experiencing increasing demand from clients for 'crisis' related support, particularly in relation to regulatory intervention and enforcement, compliance risk and regulatory remediation, with a focus on governance and leadership challenges. Our team already includes a number of healthcare industry specialists, including accountants and clinicians. This team of industry specialists work with a range of healthcare clients including NHS and private providers of care, NHS commissioners and also regulators both in the UK and internationally.

We are now looking to recruit a Manchester/ Reading based Manager into the team who will be a dedicated health industry specialist working across a portfolio of health client engagements.

As a Manager, you will have responsibility for managing the delivery of projects and drafting reports. In addition, you will have business development responsibilities which will require you to build effective business relationships, both within the Firm and with target clients in the healthcare market.

You'll be joining a team who welcome your outlook and knowledge, whilst developing your skill set further within one of the world's leading professional services firms. With an increasingly agile, technology enabled workforce, we're open to flexible working requirements where appropriate and have many successful arrangements currently in place. Please apply if you have a keen interest in the work we do.
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