The financial sector is an important target group for the Capital Markets & Accounting Advisory Services (“CMAAS”) practice. Our services to banks and insurers have increased vastly, creating interesting functions for accountants and risk professionals acting as advisors in the area of complex IFRS and regulatory reporting matters. Also for professionals looking for further deepening of their skills, interesting challenges exist within our team. Our practice offers a logical next step for risk professionals with a deep understanding of prudential regulation with particular focus on CRD IV/Basel III and EBA standards.
Who are you?
You are a passionate specialist and are ready for a new career step. You want to grow, build relations, make impact and get the most out of yourself and your colleagues.
- You have an academic degree in a relevant financial or economics field
- You have 5-9 years of relevant experience with a clear focus on Financial Services
- You have a decisive and vigorous personality and communicate in a powerful and comprehensive way
- You are an advisor with entrepreneurial spirit, being capable of adding to the extension of our services
- You are a team player and stimulates a pleasant atmosphere at work
- You are fluent in English, both in speech and writing (preference for fluency in Dutch)
What does your work look like?
As a (Senior) Manager Accounting Advisory Financial Services you will be responsible for advising clients concerning a broad range of regulatory topics such as advising on (parts) of the CRR (e.g. ICAAP, ILAAP, Pillar III, etc.), regulatory reporting, IRB models, etc. You act as the sparring partner of your clients and you work on the relationships with clients to guarantee and surpass the expectations of our service. It is important in this function to continuously expand your technical knowledge of the financial reporting of financial instruments, CRD IV/CRR/ and the Basel committee. Moreover, you contribute to building a relevant network at your clients and prospects. You are co-responsible for the acquisition of new assignments at both new and existing clients, making effective use of the PwC network.
Together, with a small team and the leading partner, you are responsible for the entire process from first contact with the client up until the project evaluation. You support and coach your team members and make sure they have the possibility to develop themselves on a personal as well as technical level. Having open discussions on technical aspects and approaches, where everybody’s input is highly valued is key to the success of our team. You also well-represent PwC - both internally and externally - by means of publications and lectures.
During projects you will mostly be working in small teams and be involved in the entire process from first contact with the client up until project evaluation. You will assist clients with their issues and you will be involved in presenting our solutions to the clients. You will also be responsible for coaching less experienced team members and making sure they have the possibility to develop themselves on a personal as well as technical level. Having open discussions on technical aspects and approaches, where everybody’s input is highly valued is key to the success of our team.
What do we offer you?
When you work at PwC, you can count on a varied job in a dynamic environment with plenty of development and growth opportunities within one of the world’s largest financial services providers. We pay close attention to coaching, both internal and external education, and career development. During your career with PwC, you will be supported by your own coach. Together with him or her you will track your development and you will discuss your personal objectives and ambition.
We combine a professional and fun working environment with room for personal development. Because of the diverse services, branches and international offices, growth and movement is possible. Secondments abroad from 3 months to 2 years are possible.
Our employee benefits are:
- An open working atmosphere, where you can practice a lot of feedback and receive feedback;
- A knowledge organization where you can learn from, and grow into, a top specialist;
- Flexible work;
- Team events;
- The ability to work abroad after a number of years;
- Many trainings, both focused on soft skills and subject matter;
- A coffee bar for relaxing (with colleagues)
- The ability to employ you within the regular working hours for Corporate Responsibility, different networks, diversity, innovation and / or recruitment;
- A lot of coaching and an eye for your personal development;
- Lease car;
- Laptop, iPhone;
- At least 30 holiday days;
Who are we?
We are PwC, established in 1849. Through various mergers, we have now become a worldwide business service provider with activities in the field of Digital Technology, Assurance, Tax and Advisory. We operate in this field within a large range of sectors and clients.
We employ 223,000 people, across 157 countries. PwC Nederland employs a total of over 5,000 people. Our relevance and purpose is ‘building trust in society and solving important problems’. This manifests itself in the way we work and who we are, guided by our values – Act with integrity, Make a difference, Care, Work together and Reimagine the possible. For more background information about us, visit our website.
You will be part of the Capital Markets and Accounting Advisory Services practice (CMAAS), which is part of Audit & Assurance. CMAAS is one of the fastest growing business units of PwC. Our clients are mostly international, listed companies. Because of changing organisations and changes in IFRSs and regulatory reporting requirements, our clients face accounting issues which they need our help with. CMAAS involves approximately 120 professionals working together. The culture within our team is open and informal. Working together as a team is of crucial importance to us, as is a pleasant working environment and self-development.
Different teams within CMAAS focus on valuations, financial instruments and transactions. The Financial Services team specifically focuses on providing regulatory and accounting advice to banks and insurance companies. We are experts on both accounting and regulatory issues for banks and insurance companies as well as banking supervisors. Our daily job is to advise and support clients on complex matters such as implementation of Basel III (CRD IV) and Solvency II but also adoption of IFRS 9 and IFRS 4.
Are you interested in joining our team, and do you meet the functional requirements? Check out the application procedure here, or apply by clicking the ‘Solliciteren’ button. When you apply, you will receive a message regarding the progress within two weeks.
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