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Undergraduate Placement Deals Rights Technical Belfast 2021

Posted: 29 Oct 2020 Closes: 28 Nov 2020
Belfast, Northern Ireland Region UK Competitive
Permanent & Full-time PwC_45247BR

Job description

We use technical and business knowledge to solve our clients' problems. And because we offer so many different technology services we need people with different experiences to help us deliver them effectively. Digital is the new normal, transforming how we work and live.

At PwC, as we focus on future innovations, we're investing in the best and most diverse talent of today and tomorrow. We're pushing forward with the use of technology within our own business - enabling our people to work more efficiently and collaborate more easily. All this is part of our commitment to put technology at the centre of our strategy as we continue to help our clients navigate the future digital landscape.

Forensic Technology

In Forensic Technology we develop and utilise cutting edge technology to help our clients in times of crisis, to understand past challenges and prevent future ones. We could be searching the personal computer and smartphone of an executive suspected of intellectual property theft, analysing large volumes of financial data to uncover hidden patterns, or identifying emails containing evidence of price fixing.

Our growing practice serves a diverse international client base, across a variety of industries and in many geographic markets, often working with our colleagues abroad. We're passionate about technology, help clients solve important problems and work on some of the most high profile projects in the UK and globally.

Rights Management

Our global team of licensing professionals conduct software reviews across a range of multinational companies on behalf of our clients who represent some of the largest Software Vendors globally.

Using a range of skill sets, we work to capture the relevant software applications deployed across an organisation, and ensure they are being used in accordance with the license restrictions.

As part of this role our team members have regular client contact and interaction, the opportunity to travel and a clear pathway to build a career among a fast paced team with clear plans for future growth.

As part of its daily work our team collates and analyses data, address discrepancies, summarise findings, and ensures continuous project management.

You will be responsible for your own caseload, meeting deadlines agreed with clients, and will be actively encouraged to contribute to the development and improvement of program delivery and efficiency.

More specifically, as a member of our team you will have the opportunity to
  • Manage the delivery of multiple software license compliance reviews to agreed timeframes and budgets, with assistance from other colleagues within the team
  • Build your own network of relationships with the Global Software Vendors that we work with on a daily basis
  • Travel within Europe and further afield while undertaking on site client engagements as well as interacting with our clients at their offices
  • Build a career amongst a team with progression opportunities and a clear plan for further growth
The successful candidates will be mentored and supported by both senior members of staff and colleagues, who will assist them in meeting their career aspirations and development.

Undergraduate work placement

These eleven-month placements are for students who need to complete a placement as part of their degree. You could sit a selection of professional accounting exams and leave with a graduate job offer to fast track into a second year role upon graduation. You'll work alongside graduate trainees and experienced professionals on live and interesting client projects. So you'll get a good insight into working life at PwC.

What you'll need

You'll need to be on course for a 2.1 degree in a STEM related degree (Science / Technology / Engineering / Maths) and demonstrate a passion for a career in technology and how organisations use it. In Northern Ireland in some areas a 2:2 degree plus a Merit in a STEM Masters will be accepted.
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
You'll need to be a second year undergraduate university student on a four-year degree expecting to do a work placement in your third year

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. 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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Diversity

Valuing Difference. Driving Inclusion

We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool because creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business, enabling us to solve important problems and deliver value to our clients. We encourage an inclusive culture where people can be themselves, are valued for their strengths and are empowered to be the best they can be. As an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we also support different ways of working offering flexible working arrangements. Learn more here about our work to support an inclusive culture.

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