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PwC Republic of Ireland

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8.2 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 32 ratings in 2018)
"A brilliant opportunity."
Pros: 
  • There are many learning and development opportunities on offer.
  • The culture of the offices is friendly and supportive, meaning graduates find it a pleasant place to work.
  • Managers are accessible and regularly make time to help when needed.
  • Graduates get to work on a wide variety of tasks and projects.
Cons: 
  • The amount of work assigned can be very variable, leading to very busy and very quiet periods.
  • The salary increases over time, but some feel that it starts out lower than it could.
  • While hours can be flexible, the workload can mean that they are often long.
  • The large amount of training early on may be overwhelming for some.
Culture
8.8 / 10
 
Offices & Dress
8.8 / 10
 
Hours
7.7 / 10
 
Salary
6.5 / 10
 
 
Diversity
8.8 / 10
 
 
Training
7.2 / 10
 

What insiders say about...

"I would recommend knowing your CV off the top of your head as well as knowing a bit..."

"The culture here is brilliant. Everyone is very hardworking while still having time..."

"PwC provides excellent training, the first 2 years being a great learning curve."

"Our office has lots of space and there is a gym and a canteen. There are tea and..."

"The hours were quite flexible with good lunch hours and overtime was optional so..."

"Pay varies on whether you are in assurance, advisory or advisory transactions–the..."

"I believe the overtime perk (where you can clock up holiday by working overtime)..."

"The assessment lasted three days with all expenses fully covered by the company...."

"Tell me about a time when you have to resolve a disagreement diplomatically."

"PwC Ireland places a very strong emphasis on ensuring that all cutlery in the canteen..."

"Managers are ready to help with any difficulties and answer any queries. They will..."

"I have a disability and this was not a factor in my recruitment."

"Provided you pass your exams, it is very easy to move up within the firm. They are..."

"I was assigned a number of tasks that were integral to the successful completion..."

"Gaining knowledge and getting exposure to real life situations when assigned to different..."

"There's a lot of pressure to get your exams done and it can be difficult to maintain..."

"The average age of employees is 31 years old."

"Positive and helpful atmosphere."

"PwC's reputation and success in helping graduates and co-ops."

"We had a three and a half week training course before we got to start working for..."

"Perhaps less time training and more shadowing (with no obligations to understand..."

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