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Senior Associate, Workforce of the Future, Consulting

Montreal, QC
Full Time
23 hours ago

Line of Service



Not Applicable


Advisory - People and Organisation

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary

A career within People and Organisation services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients reset their talent strategies and deliver extraordinary business results through their people. We focus on evaluating and managing their unique challenges so our clients can maximise their return on the overall investment in human capital. You'll gain a tremendous depth of expertise in all aspects of human capital, including creating sustainable value through people culture and change, designing compensation and retirement strategies, and improving human capital operations.

Important point(s) to consider

Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future: The health, well-being and safety of our colleagues, clients, and communities is our number one priority. Vaccinations have proven to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Effective Friday, October 1, 2021, PwC Canada requires all partners, staff, contractors and visitors to be fully-vaccinated when entering a PwC location, subject to applicable legal exemptions. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating. Read this press release for further details .

What you'll create and do


As a Senior 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:

  • Work with our PwC and client teams on client engagements from strategy through to implementation;
  • Proactively assist in the management of a portfolio of client engagements;
  • Help manage your client engagement economics and delivery excellence;
  • Be actively involved in a wide range of business development activities to help identify opportunities with  new/existing clients in collaboration with account leads
  • Contribute to the development of your own and the team's technical acumen locally, nationally and globally as part of our network;
  • Keep up to date with developments in your areas of expertise and the industries you serve, contributing to thought leadership; and
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand.

  • 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
  • A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives
  • Experience, and successful delivery in one or more of the following areas: 
  • Assessing current state of our client's organisation and identifying opportunities and recommendations; 
  • Developing target operating models, functional models and organisational structures;
  • Supporting change management for various types of transformations (assessing impact of change and developing and/or implementing change strategies to increase readiness); 
  • Managing stakeholder engagement and communications using a range of techniques and media; 
  • Assessing current talent landscape and identify opportunities and recommendations (new job architecture, upskilling needs, mobility processes) 
  • Assessing and identifying opportunities with regards to operational excellence using continuous improvements techniques
  • Assisting or leading in preparing proposals and related presentations to support sales efforts; and 
  • Experience with facilitation, design thinking and co-creation internally or with clients.
  • Self motivated with a passion for client work and team work;
  • Able to multi-task and manage ambiguity as you navigate change at the client site;
  • Will to learn, adopt and lead new ways of doing things (think personas, journey mapping, gamification etc);
  • Collaborative, curious, eager to learn and high energy;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Bilingual proficiency in French and English; Fluency in a third language, including, but not limited to, Italian, Mandarin or Hebrew is considered 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:

    See how you can create your future at PwC

    Applying at PwC

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    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.

    Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it's not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.

    PwC s'engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu'il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d'autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d'adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu'il nous fera plaisir d'examiner.

    Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.
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