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Senior AssociateJob Description & Summary
A career in our Business Operations - Practice Support practice, within New Business Ventures, will provide you with the opportunity to invest in new business models that leverage our knowledge and build solutions for the growing digital market. New Business Ventures identifies, develops, and commercialises technology-enabled solutions that deliver PwC value, knowledge, and experience to our clients. Each new solution focuses on data-driven platforms or other intellectual property based solutions that leverage emerging technologies and new business models. Through the process of building new solutions, we foster a culture of innovation within PwC, extend brand relevance in the market, and generate new revenue.
Our team is responsible for resource planning, forecasting and budgeting; and the management of venture contracts and billing of our portfolio of productsImportant point to consider NEW!
COVID-19 Vaccination Policy
Putting the safety of our people and clients first as we look to a hybrid future: The health, well-being and safety of our colleagues, clients, and communities is our number one priority. Vaccinations have proven to reduce the risk of COVID-19. Effective Friday, October 1, 2021, PwC Canada requires all partners, staff, contractors and visitors to be fully-vaccinated when entering a PwC location, subject to applicable legal exemptions. At PwC, the future ways of work will be a hybrid of in-person and virtual, allowing choice and flexibility to explore new ways of working and collaborating. Read this press release for further details .
What you'll create and do
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Maintains an accurate tracking of product requirements from ideation through to customer launch
Assumes full knowledge of Product Specifications to ascertain where product elements will impact firm compliance and risk
Research latest developments within the Global New Ventures Community and shares with Products Leadership and Production
Prepares product briefings and status updates for regular Innovation Acceleration Centre Meetings
Leads the follow up information gathering and sets ad hoc meetings with the INAC members
Liaise with external vendors to respond to ongoing queries and issue resolution
Builds a repository of decisions, constraints and target operating model for innovation acceleration
Advises Product Managers during the product build phases
Liaises with other stakeholders within PwC Canada's Innovation Community
Assist with special projects for the Department as required
What you'll bring to this role An interest in upskilling for a digital world and technology trends, an openness to learning new tools and adapting how you work
A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside diverse people and perspectives
Proven experience working in an administrative or related role
Project Management Certification is preferred
Advanced ability to work within Google, Microsoft, Asana, DevOps and JIRA
Excellent discretion when dealing with sensitive information
Provides services directly to internal and global clients according to predetermined requirements and quality standards
Ability to negotiate and influence effectively
Required to produce standardized reports
Required to contribute to formal presentations to internal stakeholders
High level of proactive service to peers and leadership
Clearly communicates efficiently and professionally to peers and manager
Obtain or provide written or verbal clarification
Why you'll love working for PwC
At PwC, we support you through a range of financial and non-financial rewards and benefits. Discover a life that works for you with our diverse, inclusive and flexible culture. To learn how you can grow and shine in your career at PwC, please visit: https://www.pwc.com/ca/whypwc See how you can create your future at PwC
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PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.
Every day we see how people make businesses great. But it's not only about skills. If your experience is close to what we're looking for, please consider applying. We recognize that experience comes in many forms, and passionate teams reimagine the possible. Create your future at PwC.
PwC s'engage à bâtir une équipe diversifiée et représentative des collectivités qu'il sert. Nous invitons toutes les personnes qualifiées, sans égard à leur appartenance ethnique, leur race, leur religion, leur sexe, leur orientation sexuelle, leur identité sexuelle, leur statut d'autochtone, leur âge, leur handicap ou leurs besoins en matière d'adaptation du milieu de travail, à présenter leur candidature, qu'il nous fera plaisir d'examiner.
Chaque jour, nous voyons des personnes participer à l'essor des entreprises. Ce n'est pas seulement une question de compétences. Si votre expérience se rapproche de ce que nous recherchons, n'hésitez pas à postuler. Nous sommes conscients que l'expérience peut prendre diverses formes et que des équipes de passionnés peuvent réinventer le possible. Créez votre avenir chez PwC.