Career Opportunities at PwC

Career Opportunities in Business Recovery Services

Our Business Recovery Services team operates across all segments of the market providing strategic and tactical advice to lenders, creditors, companies and individuals facing challenging circumstances,ranging from financial stress through distress and to insolvency, so as to allow them to make the right decisions.

A unique opportunity has arisen for a Manager with a legal background to join our team.

Reporting to the Partner, you will be working on insolvency-related projects including liquidations, receiverships, voluntary administrations and cross-border insolvencies as well as providing advice on turnaround and restructuring solutions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Run and manage insolvency administrations;
  • Prepare and review turnaround or change plans;
  • Review financial position of clients’ businesses;
  • Perform prompt diagnostic review of current cash flow forecasting capabilities;
  • Attend court hearings, deal with technical case queries and prepare memoranda, legal documents and statutory reports;
  • Deal with cross-border insolvency issues;
  • Conduct internal and external trainings including  preparation of thought leaderships documents;
  • Grow and develop the insolvency services department locally and in the regions;Prepare presentations and/or reports to key stakeholders as per the requirements of the Insolvency Act 2009;
  • Deal with various stakeholders including creditors, solicitors and financiers;
  • Coach and develop  team members with varying levels of experience;
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel at a short notice.

Desired qualifications, skills and experience 

  • Post-graduate degree in law; 
  • Practical experience (at least 3 years) in the insolvency area;
  • Well-versed with the  provisions of the Insolvency Act 2009, Companies Act 2001, Employments Rights Act 2008;
  • Exposure to complex stakeholder environments;
  • Strong understanding of regulatory and statutory requirements;
  • Ability to grasp complex commercial issues quickly;
  • Ability to present solutions in a clear and articulate manner, tailoring style to suit the needs of the client;
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a pressurised working environment;
  • Excellent organisational, analytical and problem solving skills;
  • Self-motivated, confident and proactive; 
  • Excellent verbal and written skills both English and French;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and comfortable communicating with people at all levels;
  • Ability to manage and motivate others, with experience of leading a team.

We would welcome applications from individuals who are keen to further their career in our Business Recovery Services division and are passionate about delivering value to our clients.

If you believe you are the person we are looking for, write to us in full confidence on human.m.resources@mu.pwc.com, quoting reference BRS0914, sending your CV with details of your qualifications and experience as well as contact details of at least two referees.

Complete applications should reach us no later than 14 October 2014.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Career Opportunities in Advisory Deals

PwC is well known in the marketplace for its knowledge and experience in all types of financial transactions.

Our Advisory Deals practice provides tailor-made financial advisory services to a broad range of clients whenever their capital structure is modified in some way or a share based transaction is under consideration. Our services combine corporate finance, transaction support services, valuation services and business recovery services, in an industry approach.

The department’s continued growth creates opportunities for talented professionals at all levels within the firm.

 

1. Experienced professionals
We are currently looking for individuals who already have at least 3 years post qualification experience in corporate finance, valuations or transactions services, and a good understanding of the main sectors of economic activity in Mauritius.

2. Newly Qualified professionals
We also welcome applications from newly qualified ACAs, ACCAs, CFAs and MBAs from renowned business schools with strong analytical skills, an outstanding track record, ambition and a keen interest in corporate finance and related fields.


If you believe you have the pre-requisites for a position within our Deals department, write to us at deals.recruitment@mu.pwc.com sending your full bio-data and letter of interest.


We reserve the right not to respond to applications individually and to retain only those which we deem most appropriate to our needs.

Career Opportunities in Finance

PwC is currently seeking to recruit a highly motivated individual to fill the position of Accountant in our Finance Department.

 

Primary Responsibilities

As a senior member of the team, you will assist the Manager in the preparation of financial statements, monthly reconciliations and preparation of schedules, tax returns and other relevant reports.

You will also be responsible for the processing and analysis of our operational data, making you a key person as we seek to further strengthen our metrics and performance.

 

Requirements

  • ACCA qualified or partly qualified
  • At least 3 years experience in accounting
  • Proficiency in computer accounting packages
  • Knowledge of bookkeeping, statutory financial statements, IFRS, VAT and corporate tax

 

Essential Competencies

  • Analytical individual with attention to details
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English and French (written and spoken)
  • Ability to lead and supervise other staff
  • Demonstrated ability to develop others through knowledge sharing and coaching.

 

If you are up to the challenge, please send us your application, with details of your qualifications, experience, present position and the names and contact details of two referees on human.m.resources@mu.pwc.com

 


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.