PwC Deals Contract Management - Associate in Chicago, Illinois
Specialty/Competency: Forensic Technology
Industry/Sector: Not Applicable
Time Type: Full time
Travel Requirements: Up to 40%
A career in our Deals Strategy practice, within Deals Transaction Services, will provide you the opportunity to help organisations realise the potential of mergers, acquisitions and divestitures and capital markets. In short, we help some of the world’s leading companies originate, create, execute, and realise value from deals. Through data driven insights we help our clients move in the right direction ensuring maximum value for their company.
Our team helps companies navigate the accounting and financial reporting challenges of business combinations. As part of the team, you’ll develop roadmaps of the driving economic objectives, determine the appropriate professionals needed, and consider financial reporting implications for deals.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As an Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Invite and give in the moment feedback in a constructive manner.
Share and collaborate effectively with others.
Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise.
Handle, manipulate and analyse data and information responsibly.
Follow risk management and compliance procedures.
Keep up-to-date with developments in area of specialism.
Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner – verbally and in the materials I produce.
Build and maintain an internal and external network.
Seek opportunities to learn about how PwC works as a global network of firms.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Accounting, Finance, Engineering, Economics, Data Processing/Analytics/Science, Computer and Information Science
Additional Educational Requirements :
Other relevant fields of study may be considered
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Degree Preferred :
Preferred Fields of Study :
Accounting, Finance, Economics, Engineering
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
Demonstrates some abilities and/or a proven record of success with business consulting projects, preferably for a global network of professional services firms, including the following areas:
Using analytics tools, such as Tableau, PowerBI, SQL, etc.;
Manipulating data and technical skills;
Understanding of business transaction environment, such as divestitures, mergers and acquisitions;
Reviewing client contracts with outside vendors, such as distributor, supply, logistics services and quality agreements; and customers
Thinking analytically, strategically, and apply sound business judgment for purposes of identifying an entity’s or individual’s subtle risk features and/or identifying and addressing client needs;
Navigating multiple engagements and competing priorities in a rapidly growing, cross-functional, fast-paced, interactive, results-based team environment;
Identifying and addressing client needs including building relationships with clients, developing an awareness of Firm services, communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner, delivering clear requests for information, demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks and, communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor;
Understanding personal and team roles, contributing to a positive working environment by building relationships with team members, proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback, providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff;
Managing aspects of client engagements including directing, reviewing, developing and managing technical staff;
Supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust and seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation; and,
Understanding of the sourcing/procurement process and Contracts Lifecycle Management (CLM)
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