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  • Job Type: Graduate Job
  • Profession: Management Consultancy
  • Start Date: Unspecified
  • Location: UK wide
  • UCAS Points: 340
  • Degree Required: 2:1

Full time graduate opportunities within Consulting with PwC

Your career is just that; yours. You choose it. You live it. You make it happen. To get the best from it, you need the best opportunities.  That’s why opportunities are at the heart of a career with us. And we’re proud, based on the opportunity we offer, that students have voted us the number one Graduate Employer in The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers survey for the last ten years. 

Our offer to you…
Be part of the world’s leading professional services network and enjoy the benefits that come with that. You’ll work directly with big name clients where you’ll get to grips with the value they’re looking for by getting into the detail. We’ll provide an environment where you’ll be able to explore new opportunities, to help you grow and find your niche. And we’ll give you access to be best learning and development around.

You’ll get to work closely with the best in industry, finance and government in the UK and abroad, bringing fresh insights and motivation to the problems they face. Our clients might want us to help them enter new markets; address the challenges created by organisational change; or draw up a sustainability strategy that aligns their commercial objectives with broader environmental and social concerns. Whatever each project involves, you’ll get a real sense of achievement from boosting clients’ performance in a number of different ways, delivering benefits they can measure and a standard of service that’s second to none.

If you’re talented, determined and serious about a career in business, Consulting can offer you a great start.

What you’d do
As a graduate, you can choose to start your career in Management Consulting, building core skills on a two-year, market-leading structured programme where you’ll experience the full range of what we do, across all industries. This will give you a taste of helping clients drive innovation and growth, manage cost and operate effectively. The experience will help you decide where you want to specialise within Consulting. Or, if you’d rather specialise straight away, you can join one of three consulting practices:

In Strategy Consulting you’ll address the key strategic issues on the minds of CEOs and senior executives. The advice you’ll offer covers both corporate strategy – such as market entry, competitive strategy and organisation structure – and merger & acquisition strategy, helping private equity investors with the strategic aspects of deals.

In Economics Consulting you’ll advise high-profile, senior-level clients in the public and private sectors, providing key insights and evidence to help inform their businesses and shape their organisations. Our work addresses the most complex business and policy issues facing our clients: navigating competition and state aid investigations and commercial disputes; designing and implementing market reform; and developing strategies for growth.

In Risk Consulting you’ll help in establishing risk management as an integral part of clients’ management processes and decision-making framework. You’ll assist clients in meeting the expectations of their stakeholders and regulators so that they maintain capital surpluses to meet their liabilities, even if a number of extreme risks materialise.

In Sustainability & Climate Change Consulting you’ll help clients embed sustainability in their strategies and throughout their organisations, while making the most of the opportunities for innovation and growth created by a world economy that’s becoming greener.

Your training and development:
Our people make us stand out as a business. So we choose the best and invest heavily in them. You’ll benefit from the encouragement, opportunity and support which includes:

  • Our graduate training programme helps you gain breadth as well as depth of knowledge and build a portfolio of valuable, transferable skills.
  • Movement throughout the organisation – you’ll work in different teams and offices, experience different clients and projects; try out new roles and even sample other business areas.

What you need to bring us

  • A 2:1 or above in any degree subject*
  • A UCAS tariff of at least 340 (or equivalent)*

*If you’re applying for Risk Consulting, you must also have a PhD in either Mathematics, Physics, Control Engineering or Computer Sciences.

* If you’re applying for Sustainability and Climate Change you must also have a Masters in the Sustainability or Environmental field.

*For Economics, you must have an Economics related degree.

Equally important will be your intellect, willingness to learn, ability to build relationships, put yourself in others’ shoes, while always making a positive impact with our clients and each other.

How to apply

We know that the skills and experiences you develop with us, will stay with you throughout your career.  So join us, and we’ll help you reach your full potential.

Take the opportunity of a lifetime.

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