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Independence Office - Consultations - Senior Associate

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Job Category:   Legal|Risk Consulting
Line of Service:   IFS
State & City:   NJ-Florham Park|NY-New York
Travel Requirements:   0-20%
Position Type:   Senior Associate
Req ID:   103719BR
PwC/LOS Overview
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We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at

At PwC, we develop leaders at all levels. The distinctive leadership framework we call the PwC Professional ( provides our people with a road map to grow their skills and build their careers. Our approach to ongoing development shapes employees into leaders, no matter the role or job title.

Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready
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It takes talented people to support the US firm of the largest professional services organization in the world. Not all of us work directly with external clients. Some of our best people choose to apply their talents inside PwC.

As part of Internal Firm Services, you're serving an organization on par with many of our external clients. Our Internal Firm Services team consists of first-rate marketers, human resource professionals, computer technologists, knowledge managers, accountants, financial planners, administrators and leaders. Internal Firm Services staff are the people who make it work for the people who make it work for our clients.

Job Description
The Independence Policy and Consulting Group provides advice and guidance to the US Firm and the global independence network on all areas of the US independence policy and the regulatory environment that shapes its content.

Also, the Independence Policy and Consulting Group provides professional solutions and evaluates new client opportunities.

The Consultations team consults with professionals through the US firm and the global firm regarding the application or the independence rules set established by the SEC, AICPA, PCAOB, IFAC, specific to services or engagements contemplated or being provided for PwC clients.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 2

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates thorough knowledge and/or a proven record of success

performing functions that involve the application of independence rules established by the SEC, AICPA, PCAOB, IFAC specific to services or engagements contemplated or being provided to clients within the professional services industry, emphasizing the following areas:

- Leveraging a consultancy mindset when researching problems and/or issues;

- Leveraging problem-solving know-how; and,

- Developing and offering effective solutions for specific business issues related to Independence.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

- Maintaining working relationships with project teams;

- Demonstrating a consultative and collaborative mindset when providing advice and technical guidance;

- Performing technical research in support of queries posed by clients;

- Being the focal point of contact for questions posed by clients;

- Demonstrating a working knowledge of operational elements of Investment Company;

- Demonstrating knowledge of Complexes and Asset Management organizations;

- Collaborating extensively with team leaders and members on consultations or projects involving cross or multiple lines of service; and,

- Communicating in an organized and knowledgeable manner in both written and verbal formats.

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