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PwC Financial Modeling Analytics Associate in Columbia, South Carolina

Line of Service: Advisory

Specialty/Competency: Risk

Industry/Sector: Not Applicable

Time Type: Full time

Government Clearance Required: No

Available for Work Sponsorship: Yes

Travel Requirements: Up to 20%

A career in our Advisory Acceleration Centre is the natural extension of PwC’s leading class global delivery capabilities. We provide premium, cost effective, high quality services that support process quality and delivery capability in support for client engagements.

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 an authentic and inclusive leader, at all grades/levels and in all lines of service. 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 provide evidence-based feedback in a timely and constructive manner.

  • Share and collaborate effectively with others.

  • Work with existing processes/systems whilst making constructive suggestions for improvements.

  • Validate data and analysis for accuracy and relevance.

  • Follow risk management and compliance procedures.

  • Keep up-to-date with technical developments for business area.

  • Communicate confidently in a clear, concise and articulate manner - verbally and in written form.

  • Seek opportunities to learn about other cultures and other parts of the business across the Network of PwC firms.

  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct

Additional Responsibilities :

As an Associate in our Risk Analytics and Modeling team, you’ll have the opportunity to apply your quantitative, modeling and analytical skills in a real world environment to develop or validate statistical and AI/machine learning models in the areas of credit risk, market risk, assets and liabilities management, fraud detection, anti money laundering and other functional modeling and analytics area.

Job Requirements and Preferences :

Basic Qualifications :

Minimum Degree Required :

Master Degree

Minimum Years of Experience :

1 year(s)

Preferred Qualifications :

Preferred Fields of Study :

Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Financial Mathematics, Data Processing/Analytics/Science

Preferred Knowledge/Skills :

Demonstrates some abilities and/or a proven record of success in the implementation of Advanced Data Analytics and modeling that include:

  • Possessing experience with one or more of the following key programming and data analytics tools: Python, R, SAS;

  • Working knowledge of the following secondary languages and tools is a plus: Java, C++/C#, SQL, Tableau, Alteryx, and Excel Macros / VBA /JS;

  • Displaying understanding of advanced AI/machine learning, statistical/econometric modeling techniques, and financial engineering methods to develop and/or validate models (Masters-level coursework in at least one of these subject areas is a must);

  • Demonstrating knowledge of the financial services industry;

  • Demonstrating exposure to modeling methodologies in at least one of the following areas: credit risk, market risk, assets and liabilities management, fraud detection, anti money laundering and other functional modeling and analytics areas; and,

  • Displaying knowledge or familiarity with industry financial instrument pricing tools and data sources e.g. Bloomberg, Refinitiv etc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.