PwC's Assurance professionals understand how businesses work from the inside. With more than 2,500 Assurance professionals in 26 cities across Canada working closely with public and private companies, we help solve complex business issues faced by management and boards, and serve the public interest by supporting capital markets system through reliable financial reporting.
Our teams ask questions, test assumptions and evaluate whether companies are reporting information upon which investors and others can rely on. We combine deep technical skills and sector experience to help our clients address the challenges of a rapidly changing environment and strengthen their businesses.
Joining us in Assurance will put you at the heart of understanding how businesses operate. You’ll have a clear path for advancement, be supported in your development, and gain exposure to a diverse range of clients and industries, while playing your part in safeguarding the capital markets.
The audit is a vehicle of trust because it provides assurance over the integrity of companies’ financial reporting. You’ll add credibility to the assertions of management about the financial condition and performance of a company. The audit itself enhances corporate governance and plays an important role in ensuring the reliability and relevance of business information.
At PwC we're proud to use leading-edge technology (such as Aura, Halo and Connect) to ensure we're at the forefront of how audits are delivered to our clients. Using these tools, you’ll go beyond the obvious and develop real insights into a client’s markets, technology, people and management, as well as its finances.
We’ll also provide you with all the support you need to get the job done so that you can spend more face-to-face time with clients and gain exposure to a broader array of technical issues and challenges. Whether it’s bringing in professionals from our Flexible Talent Network (a contingent workforce that helps teams during busy season) or outsourcing routine work to our Delivery Centres (such as tying out financial statements, vouching or administrative work), we help you work more efficiently and accelerate your career.
With PwC, you’ll have the opportunity to gain specialized knowledge and serve clients in one or more industries and sectors, which could include:
Our assurance and audit practices help clients report information that investors and others can rely on and evaluates accounting and reporting practices, business risks, and internal controls to provide valuable insights. Through Pathways, a new three year rotational program, you will gain experience in the Audit, Risk Assurance Services and Capital Markets Accounting Advisory Services streams.
Through our new three-year rotational program, you’ll get expert training and development as well as have a structured and clear career path for the future. You may have the opportunity to gain exposure to several areas within Assurance:
Over the three-year period you’ll receive targeted learning and development. As you progress, we’ll work with you to align your work experience to areas that most closely match your interests and capabilities and our business needs, enabling you to decide where to specialize.
It’s an exciting time to join this program as we build and launch it in our Calgary and Toronto offices. You’ll have high visibility to our teams with this unique entry point. Exact program details are being mapped, and your feedback and input will help us shape and develop this new career path.