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PwC

External Audit, Associate

PwC
Location
Quebec
Details
Full Time
5 days ago

Line of Service

Assurance

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Assurance

Management Level

Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career within External Audit services, will provide you with the opportunity to provide a range of Assurance services and business advice to a variety of clients from small, fast growing clients to large entities. Our clients are often well known brands and many have broad international reach. We focus on using the latest technology to reduce the level of manual testing ensuring you'll focus on the most valuable areas of client service and on enhancing corporate governance and the reliability of our clients' information.

What you'll create and do:

As an Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Take on a professional role as part of our client-facing teams
  • Examine financial and accounting records, other documents, and tangible items such as inventory or equipment,  or watch certain processes and procedures being performed
  • Ask a range of questions - from formal written questions to informal oral questions -  with a range of individuals at our client organizations
  • Test some of the client organization's internal controls
  • Make judgments on significant estimates or assumptions that management made when they prepared their financial statements
  • Verify and test financial statements and supporting disclosures


  • What you'll bring to this role:


  • An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
  • 1+ years of experience in a public accounting firm
  • CPA, CA designation or CPA designation in-process
  • Knowledge of Canadian GAAP and IFRS is an asset
  • Understanding of Canadian or International audit standards
  • Communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills that allow you to thrive in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multitasked, fast-paced and changing environment
  • Well-developed leadership, organizational, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment to providing excellent client service
  • Bilingual proficiency in French and English, an asset


  • Why you'll love working for PwC


    At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc

    See how you can create your future at PwC

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    Applying at PwC


    At PwC, we embrace new technology where you will learn to innovate and deliver differently. For Administrative, Specialist, Associate, Senior Associate, and Manager roles you may have the opportunity to participate in an on-demand video interview. To learn more about our innovative cloud-based online application interview process click here:  https://www.pwc.com/ca/applytopwc

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    Travel Requirements

    Not Specified

    Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

    No

    Government Clearance Required?

    No

    Job Posting End Date

    PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.
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