PwC Deals Valuation Associate - Winter/Spring 2023 in San Jose, California
Time Type: Full-time
Travel Requirements: Up to 20%
A career in our Valuations 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 organisations unlock greater deal value by providing robust value opinions and transaction model business advisory. As part of the team, you’ll research financial risks, provide forecast analysis, and develop financial models that assists our team in providing fair and accurate valuation advice and ultimately helps our clients enhance their deal value.
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.
The selected individual will work as a team member with senior Valuation practitioners and other professionals, from partners and directors to clients and third party appraisers, on a daily basis.
Job Requirements and Preferences :
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Finance, Accounting, Economics, Quantitative Finance, Engineering
Minimum Years of Experience :
Preferred Qualifications :
Additional Educational Preferences :
Preferred Cumulative GPA: 3.3
Preferred Major GPA: 3.3
Client service associate positions are entry-level roles and job seekers have completed or are in the process of completing their final academic year of educational requirements.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills :
The selected individual will be expected to have demonstrated knowledge of and/or prior experience with, but not limited to, the following areas:
Prioritization and handling of multiple tasks in a demanding deal-oriented environment;
Extensive aptitude for conducting research and performing both quantitative and qualitative analyses, particularly complex transactions and the identification of related key elements and issues that are important to reach sound conclusions regarding the relationship between financial statements and an interest in understanding transactions and their impact on the financial statements;
Valuation principles, including the income approach, market approach, and cost approach, and an interest in learning how to apply these principles to complex transactions; and,
Communication of technical concepts in a manner that is understandable to clients and staff.
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