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PwC Graduate Recruitment Programme 2018 - Assurance, Tax and Risk Assurance

Our graduate opportunities


An organisation is only as good as its people. That’s why PwC seeks out the best and brightest graduates each year.


Your career is just that. Yours. We will help you develop the skills which you will need to excel in an ever-changing global environment and support you to become the best that you can be inside and outside the workplace.


You’ll be part of a global firm of over 223,000 people in 157 countries with a reputation built on excellence with integrity. Opportunity is at the heart of a career with us. Opportunities for personal and professional growth, to experience new cultures and diverse working environments, opportunities to build lasting relationships and make an impact. All the while, knowing that you’re part of a Firm where teamwork and collaboration are key. We offer a wide variety of career opportunities so you’re bound to discover something that fits you perfectly. We have graduate opportunities available in Assurance, Tax and Risk Assurance across our offices in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway, Waterford, Wexford and Kilkenny.  

  • Assurance: You’ll become part of the team that audits the financial statements of the most top 100 companies in Ireland, as well as thousands of other organisations.  You’ll get to know our clients, what they do, how they do it and what they plan to do in the future. You’ll work out what risks they face, if those risks are being addressed and the potential impact on their accounts.
  • Risk Assurance: This group deals with the rising demand for better corporate governance, accountability and transparency. The team help organisations to manage their risks effectively and demonstrate that there’s a plan in place to deal with it. You’ll assess business, IT and operational risk and analyse complex systems and business processes.
  • Tax: Working for Ireland’s leading tax practice you’ll help companies and the people who run them to make key decisions around raising finance, office location, reward schemes and much more. Our expertise covers all areas of taxation from preparing annual tax returns and restructuring multimillion euro operations to buying a business and advising celebrities on the tax implications of their worldwide tours.

Whichever business area you choose to work in, we’re focused on helping you reach your full potential. We’ll support you throughout your career to develop both professionally and personally. You’ll undertake an intensive induction and training programme to ensure you're equipped with skills and expertise to meet our clients’ needs and to succeed in your career. In addition we make sure you've the right level of coaching and support. We’ll assign you a dedicated Coach who’ll offer you advice, guidance and will help provide a framework for your development. You’ll be fully supported to complete your professional exams (if applicable) through a combination of study leave, financial assistance and in-house courses.

How we select

Your precise degree discipline certainly isn’t an issue, we choose the best people from a wide range of backgrounds. As well as academic excellence (we expect a minimum 2.1 degree) we’re looking for graduates with transferable skills such as problem solving, team work and analytical abilities. Those who can build and maintain relationships, put themselves in others shoes' and have a positive impact on the Firm, their clients and each other – in other words we’re looking for talented graduates with the skill, drive and enthusiasm to succeed.

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