Dar es Salaam
PricewaterhouseCoopers is a multinational professional services network of firms, operating as partnerships under the PwC brand.
Closing Date 2023/04/16
Reference Number PWC230307-6
Intake year 2023
Contract Type Permanent
Location – Office Dar es Salaam
By joining us, you’ll have access to a global network for you to learn, grow and develop into the accomplished professional that you aspire to be. We are a community of solvers combining human ingenuity, experience and technology innovation to deliver sustained outcomes and build trust. It all adds up to The New Equation.
A career within Information Technology Risk Assurance services, will allow you to develop and apply strategies that help clients leverage enterprise technologies so they can get a higher return on their investment, mitigate risks, streamline processes, and find operational inefficiencies. We assist clients in understanding and challenging their current risk profiles and develop strategies to build digital confidence by embracing opportunities to stay competitive through building trust and resilience into their technology systems. We cover a wide range of disciplines, including risk evaluation, operational and strategic Information Technology processes, project governance, application implementation, data integrity, cyber security, and accounting/audit.
As an Associate, you will work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to: building professional relationships with clients and engage with them to gather detailed audit evidence in all your assignments; observe PwC risk management and compliance procedures; use appropriate PwC approved methodologies and audit guide in execution of work; ensure timely completion of assigned areas within budgeted hours and ensure that client & internal deadlines are met; testing Information Technology General Controls for clients’ application systems, operating systems and databases; performing infrastructure configuration reviews for clients’ IT environments and conduct technical cybersecurity reviews; analyse client information to generate useful insights; update the team and the client on the regular basis on the progress of the assignment; present review findings using formal presentation tools; be open to coaching and learning in order to develop new skills and competencies in IT governance, IT Risk Management, Project Management, Cybersecurity and Data privacy.
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Telecommunications or equivalent;
- Demonstrate a knowledge of networking protocols, operating systems, databases and programming or scripting languages;
- Demonstrate an understanding of recent technological trends and innovations.
Desirable skills and attributes:
- Organisational and time management skills;
- Communication skills – written and spoken;
- Analytical and critical thinking skills;
- Creativity, curiosity and ability to work in a multicultural and multidisciplinary team;
- Enthusiastic, proactive, innovative and willing to learn;
- A well rounded person with other life interests and commercial awareness of business environment and current affairs.
For candidates who have graduated:
- An updated CV;
- O level and A level certificates;
- University degree certificate and transcript.
Candidates who are yet to graduate:
- An updated CV;
- O level, A level certificates;
- Cumulative university degree transcript.
The PwC Professional is our global leadership development framework. It outlines the capabilities that we look for in all our people – from associate to partner level – that will help us to thrive as purpose-led and values-driven leaders.
We look for and develop these qualities in all our people: Whole leadership – I lead myself and others to make a difference and create a positive impact in a responsible, authentic, resilient, inclusive and passionate manner. Business acumen – I bring business knowledge, innovation and insight to create distinctive value for clients and PwC. Technical and digital – I apply a range of technical, digital and other professional capabilities to deliver quality and value. Global and inclusive – I operate and collaborate effectively with a mindset that transcends boundaries and embraces diverse perspectives. Relationships – I build relationships of high value, which are genuine and meaningful.
*The deadline for the application is 5pm EAT on 16 April 2023. We shall not accept any applications after that date. Ensure that you only upload the documents required as stated. If you upload incorrect or incomplete documents we shall not progress your application and this will lead to your application being declined.
At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a passionate community of solvers working together in unexpected ways to create solutions that untangle some of the world’s most complex problems. We combine perspectives and technologies to create new solutions, and help our clients build trust and make a lasting difference. We’re a network of firms in 152 countries with 327,000+ people who are committed to delivering quality in Assurance, Advisory and Tax services.