Advisory Consulting | Consultant | Operational Effectiveness
Vacancy Type:
Ongoing
Practice or Client:
Client Facing | PwC Ireland | Professional Services
Description:

Why PwC Ireland

PwC’s mission is to create value for our clients, our people and our communities.  In Ireland, we have more than 2,000 professionals working throughout the Private and Public Sectors, solving important problems and building trust in our society.  As part of our Advisory Practice of approximately 300 Consultants,  PwC’s current Operational Effectiveness Advisory Team develops an understanding of our clients challenges and opportunities, and applies our local and global knowledge to deliver tailored and practical strategies

The opportunity for Advisory Consultants

We are growing our Operational Effectiveness Advisory Team of  over 30 people, and we have vacancies for Consultants, who are involved in every stage of the consulting process with our clients;

  • Scoping engagements by interviewing clients, gathering relevant data and comparing it with appropriate benchmarks
  • Developing approaches and plans to address organisation opportunities and issues
  • Leading consulting and client workstream teams  that deliver results
  • Providing programme management support to ensure the operational initiative achieves its objectives
  • Capturing the lessons learned to support the development of intellectual capital

Some of the assignments that our Advisory Consultants have worked on recently include:

  • Developing an integration plan for a group of businesses that had been acquired in the US, UK, China and Ireland
  • Implementing a cost reduction programme for a semi-state company
  • Supporting the restructuring of a manufacturing operation that needed to simultaneously run a redundancy programme, whilst recruiting new highly specialist resources
  • Developing a toolkit for an Industry that will be significantly impacted by Brexit
  • Managing the outsourcing of a significant operation for a Financial Institution
Qualification Level:
Ideal candidates will have a relevant primary or advanced degree (MBA or equivalent is desirable)
Required Experience:

Are you a fit?

Ideal candidates will have a relevant primary or advanced degree (MBA or equivalent is desirable), and 3 to 5 years of business or consulting experience.  The key competencies that you will be able to demonstrate are:

  • Problem solving on your own initiative in an ambiguous environment
  • Teamwork and leadership with diverse groups
  • Communication with all levels in both formal and informal settings
  • Flexibility to handle changing priorities, workloads and locations
  • Courage and integrity to deal with challenging personalities
  • Curiosity to help you learn, share and innovateWhatWhat PwC will provide  PwC will provide you with the consulting process methodology and industry insights that will enable you to deliver for our clients.  Over time, you will develop your own specific functional and industry expertise.    Our business in Ireland is enjoying robust growth, and has ambitious plans for the future.  This will continue to create advancement opportunities for our team as they deliver results for our clients and build their capabilities.If you feel that you have the qualifications, energy and ambition to be part of our team, we’d love to hear from you
Application Email:
ireland.recruitment@ie.pwc.com