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Job Description & Summary

A career in our Emerging Solutions Analytics practice, within Risk Assurance Compliance and Analytics services, will provide you with the opportunity to assist clients in developing analytics and technology solutions that help them detect, monitor, and predict risk. Using advanced technology, we’re able to focus on establishing the right controls, processes and structures for our clients to ensure that decisions are based on accurate information and assure that information provided to third parties is accurate, complete, and can be trusted.

Our team helps business leaders develop into data driven organisations that adopt a comprehensive evidence based strategy, combined with the execution support to deliver results. You’ll focus on finding value and enabling sustainable information performance by using data, tools, analytics, complex modelling, data visualization, simulation, economics, optimization, information management, business intelligence, and industry expertise.

Important point(s) to consider

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.

What you’ll create and do

  • Work on large-scale technology transformation projects across end-to-end ERP transformations as well as emerging and disruptive technologies

  • Provide risk advisory services to clients in key technology areas such as SAP S/4 HANA, Oracle Cloud, Workday Financials/HCM, Salesforce, primarily focused on  

    • Risk identification and control integration as part of an end-to-end ERP implementation;

    • IT and business process controls audit/review in context of an ERP implementation;

    • Implementation support including project management and governance;

    • Risk management and assurance over large transformation technology initiatives;

    • Design and implementation of ERP application security and controls; and

    • Experience with assessment and implementation of ERP GRC technologies

  • Develop risk and assurance strategies, controls, and security solutions for emerging technologies such as blockchain, robotic process automation (RPA) and artificial intelligence.

  • Advise clients through reviews and assessments of IT risks, and design and assessment of controls in support of internal and external audit and advisory engagements, in areas such as: 

    • Cloud security

    • IT projects and system implementations

    • IT risk and maturity assessment

    • Access management

    • IT governance reviews

    • Data governance assessments and reviews

  • Bring strong leadership and project management skills to engagement teams, working in dynamic and cross-functional teams for large-scale and multi-national engagements.

  • Play an active role in business development, developing relationships with staff and clients, driving end-to-end proposals and opportunities, identifying and pursuing new leads, as well as help to increase the market penetration across various industries

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, developing and coaching diverse teams, and ensuring diverse perspectives are heard

  • Strong experience and knowledge of controls integration, security design/implementation and GRC integration related to one or many large ERP solutions such as SAP S/4 HANA, Oracle Cloud, Workday Financials/HCM, Salesforce.

  • Implementation and/or assurance experience with emerging technologies such as blockchain, robotic process automation (RPA) and artificial intelligence is preferred.

  • Experience in one or more of the following areas would be preferred, especially aligned in context of cloud-based / large-scale ERP systems – external and internal IT audits and reviews, data conversions, audit of controls under CPA Canada section 5970 (CSAE 3416) and SSAE 16, SOX/NI 52-109 programs; and data quality and analytics.

  • 5-10 years of relevant experience, including key areas such as Consulting (e.g. system implementation, project management, IT consulting, risk consulting, cyber security, etc.),  Assurance (internal and/or external audit) or relevant industry roles (e.g. risk management, IT, cyber security, finance and accounting, project management, system implementation)

  • Ability to obtain Government of Canada Security Clearance; Level 2 security clearance is an asset

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Business, Information Technology, Finance, Data Science or Computer Science degree required

  • Completion of relevant certifications (e.g. CISSP, PMP, CRISC, CISM or CISA designation)

  • Management/technology consulting experience is highly preferred

  • Certifications from large ERP vendors (e.g. SAP S/4 HANA, Oracle, Workday Financials/HCM, Salesforce) is an asset

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

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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.

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