Undergrad Business Placement PwC Operate Belfast 2019
The PwC Deal
No matter which area of the business you choose to join, all routes offer the same deal. The opportunity to grow as an individual, to meet new people, and build lasting relationships that will stay with you for life. Your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a personally tailored benefits package.
We help clients across a range of situations often associated with their regulatory, risk and/or compliance agendas. We bring together regulatory insight, highly skilled operational resource and a unrivalled technology offering to provide a high quality and cost effective solution to operational delivery challenges.
Financial Crime Operations Supports how the financial and professional services sectors fight financial crime by delivering managed services and remediation activities.
Customer Redress and Claims Management Supporting our clients to achieve fair outcomes for their customers by managing their claims and complaints
Compliance Operations Providing testing and monitoring service solutions to clients who require ongoing compliance assurance
Project Management Office (PMO) A best in class bespoke programme framework enabling businesses to deliver programmes efficiently, robustly, on time and to cost and quality.
Business Operations Providing business operations for a range of clients including operational processing, complaint handling, employee screening, legal services and research programmes.
Augment Resource A staff augmentation resource pool with specific skills and experience in programme roles, technology, finance and accounting.
What you'll do
Working in Operate, you'll have to juggle lots of tasks to meet deadlines and often use problem solving and judgement skills. Our Operate team are great with people and instinctively know what needs to be done to put things right. So if you're naturally inquisitive, analytical and like a challenge, then Operate could be for you.
Undergraduate work placement
These eleven-month placements are for students who need to complete a placement as part of their degree. You'll work alongside graduate trainees and experienced professionals on everyday projects. So you'll get a good insight into working life at PwC.
What you'll gain
By experiencing life inside one of the world's largest professional services organisations, you'll have a fantastic opportunity to build and work on your commercial awareness and interpersonal skills. Nothing can beat on-the-job experience for developing your skills - and you'll get plenty of it, both within PwC and on-site with clients - but we'll also steer you in the direction of appropriate training courses to develop you further. We'll also be looking to boost your ability to soak up complex business information, as well as your professional confidence - factors which will make a real difference when you return for your last year at university.
What you need to get in
- Be on track for a 2 1 degree or above in any degree discipline.
- Be on a four-year degree programme that features a sandwich placement element
- Outstanding potential takes many forms and academic success is just one measure. That's why we have our 'Outstanding Achievement' entry route - it's an innovative way we're able to support applications from people who may not have met the academic requirements we're looking for, but have excelled in something else.
Do you need sponsorship to work in the UK?
We can't provide sponsorship for internships and fixed-term placements. However, if you're in full-time education in the UK under the Tier 4 (General) category, current regulations may permit temporary employment during holiday periods or as part of your studies. If you're studying outside the UK, you'll need to obtain your own right to work in the UK to undertake a placement with us.
We know that the skills and experiences you develop with us will stay with you throughout your career. So join PwC. We'll help you reach your full potential.
Take the opportunity of a lifetime.
The PwC Deal
We want people to build exceptional careers during their time at PwC. When you feel motivated and energised by your work, you're more able to contribute to the organisation, as well as achieve your aspirations. No matter which area of the business you choose to join, all routes offer the same deal. The opportunity to grow as an individual, to meet new people, and build lasting relationships that will stay with you for life. We empower people to be the very best they can be and to reach their full potential. In return, your hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a personally tailored benefits package.
Diversity and inclusion
We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. It's critical we have diverse talent, views and thinking if we are to deliver exceptional client value and solve the world's important problems. We seek to attract and recruit people from the widest talent pool, who reflect the society in which we work. And we aim to encourage an inclusive culture where people can feel empowered to be the very best they can be and to reach their full potential creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate. So join PwC. We'll help you reach your full potential.
We're one of the world's leading professional services organisations. From 158 countries, we help our clients, some of the most successful organisations on the globe, as well as its most dynamic entrepreneurs and thriving private businesses, to create the value they want. We help to measure, protect and enhance the things that matter most to them.