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Graduate Work Placement, IT, Leeds, Autumn 2021

Posted: 2 Nov 2020 Closes: 2 Dec 2020
Leeds, North Region UK Competitive
Permanent & Full-time PwC_45913BR

Job description

Programme

Our graduate work placement gives you an opportunity to gain eleven months practical work experience with us. You'll work alongside experienced professionals on live and interesting projects which will provide you with a good insight into working life at PwC.

What you'll do

Work on real IT assignments, learn about working in an IT department and get exposure to PwC as a business. These eleven month placements will give you the opportunity to gain experience on some of the following areas:

Data Intelligence - You'll support a range of services, from publishing standard reports, supporting colleagues perform self-service analytics, through to the development of complex predictive analytical models. In a fast moving environment, you'll learn about current analytics tools and get first-hand experience of the value created through insight into data

Projects - Ensuring the delivery of the full range of small to large IT projects, ensuring that projects are planned, managed and delivered in line with the expectations of our business. Working in a high performing and focused area, you'll have opportunities to learn about project management and agile software delivery methods.

Enterprise Information Technology - This group is accountable for underpinning and enabling the key IT services that span the UK and other territories. You'll be involved with the delivery of high quality and stable services that align with PwC strategy and its business needs.

Innovation - You'll be exposed to emerging technologies such as Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and have the opportunity to work on exciting, innovative solutions. You'll be involved in rapid prototyping, developing minimal viable products and research.

Service Delivery - A cycle of experience in Service Delivery will give you a good overall perspective of the types of products and services utilised by PwC, as well as the challenges faced in delivering them. These include strategic planning, financial management and project delivery, through to 'business as usual' operations, service performance and improvement initiatives.

Operations - Really are the foundations that support all other areas of technology. Whether it's cloud, VoIP, customer or application support, you'll get first-hand experience of what it takes to deliver a complex ecosystem, supporting the world's leading professional services network in the UK.

What you'll need

You'll need to be on course for a 2.1 degree or above in any subject. We determine whether you're on course for a 2.1 based on the grades you achieved in your last completed year of academic study.

Do you need a work permit?

Please note that PwC is unable to sponsor any candidates for the following graduate roles as the Home Office's eligibility criteria will not be satisfied. For more information visit our website.

When to apply

Although there is no application deadline, each year we have only a small number of Graduate roles available. We therefore advise applying early, but please be prepared for a short wait in processing your application at each stage of our process while we consider your application alongside others.

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