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PwC Reviews

Updated 19 October 2017
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  1. "Long hours, sometimes stressful but great colleagues"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at PwC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Worked in 2 office in UK, great colleagues- tend to be young, dynamic and fun

    Cons

    Long hours, expectations are very high.


  2. "Working at PwC allows you to gain a good exposure"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    * Good experience and learning opportunities
    * Good working environment

    Cons

    * Salaries are slightly lower than market averages


  3. "Assurance Associate role at PwC"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at PwC full-time

    Pros

    Sociable culture with a lot of young people
    Lots of Variety
    Salary

    Cons

    Auditing can be very tedious
    Cutthroat corporate culture
    Bad working hours

    Advice to Management

    Value your employees more


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  5. "Pwc Graduate scheme"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at PwC full-time

    Pros

    Friendly, a lot of graduates

    Cons

    Easily forgotten in a such a large company


  6. "review"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at PwC full-time

    Pros

    can be good hours if lucky

    Cons

    mostly mundane and administrative tasks


  7. "Marketing Manager"

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    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in London, England
    Current Employee - Marketing Manager in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Collaborative environment, access to lots of learning resources.
    Great brand name to work for, among lots of bright energetic people.

    Cons

    Remuneration is below market levels.
    Senior management need to 'walk the talk' a little more - hierarchical sense of "us & them" at times.


  8. "Senior Associate - Risk Assurance"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    + Fantastic people
    + Professional qualification (ACA)
    + Great for CV.

    Cons

    - lower salary relative to other big 4.


  9. "Slow and steady, lots of politics, very risk averse"

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    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Current Employee - Director in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at PwC full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Variety of opportunities due to scale
    Embraces flexible working and parental requirements
    Some degree of autonomy to shape your career

    Cons

    Risk averse business run by accountants
    Not collaborative
    Success of assurance business limits market for advisory
    Average workforce with spots of excellence
    Relatively low payer

    Advice to Management

    Accelerate the change in leadership before business loses relevance in the market
    Change partner incentives to unlock true potential of the company


  10. "Amazing"

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    Former Employee - Junior Associate in London, England
    Former Employee - Junior Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at PwC full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The work environment was fantastic. Work life balance was perfect, everyone was very friendly and sweet. Loved working in PwC as the perks of working in city of London was amazing.

    Cons

    Pay was a little less for a contract worker


  11. "HC Operations Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at PwC (More than a year)

    Pros

    PwC brand helps the CV

    Cons

    Avoid this role at all costs


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