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PwC

4.0
  • #2 in Accountancy & advisory
  • > 100,000 employees

PwC Reviews

Based on 136 surveyed graduates working at PwC. Read on to get an insider’s view on life as a graduate.
4.0
Based on 136 reviews

Pros & Cons

  • Flexibility, work from home, other employee perks, projects we are doing
  • Flexibility in regards to work arrangements and a very social/vibrant culture.
  • The brand
  • Great team
  • Culture, support, work policies (flexible working, casual wear, study policies), new building with up to date technology.
  • Sometimes the late nights
  • Hot desking!
  • The hours
  • Long hours don't care about personal longer-term career goals
  • Lack of support for juniors, lack of transparency

What Insiders Say

6.8
Career Prospects
6.8
Career Prospects
Promotions happen quite frequently, and as long as you have the right balance of expertise and social skills, they seem to be happy to do so. There seems like there's a preference for lateral hires though to fill a fair few positions rather than heavily fostering talent for promotion.
8.4
Corporate Social Responsibility
8.4
Corporate Social Responsibility
Fundraisers, awareness days for various causes
8.4
Culture
8.4
Culture
Awesome people to work with, hot desking, an abundance of social activities
9
Diversity
9
Diversity
Child care and maternity leave options are available and there are people of many different backgrounds in the office Applications are open to anyone
7.6
Satisfaction
7.6
Satisfaction
Diverse and broad
8
Management
8
Management
Accessible and great coaches/mentors
9.2
Office Work Environment
9.2
Office Work Environment
The dress code is liberal you are not required to wear a suit and tie, you can wear casuals, it all depends on the client.
8.3
Recruitment
8.3
Recruitment
Resume + Cover letter Panel Interview with Partner and Manager Introduction Behavioural Questions Why I wanted to work at PwC Why I thought I was a good fit Did I have any further questions? Best practice for an interview is an interview itself. So apply for multiple firms and do mock interview session at university with the career guides
5.3
Salary
5.3
Salary
Too early to tell. Ping pong table, good views, social club events
7.9
Training
7.9
Training
Some formal training is in place, but it is hard to actually obtain. Informal coaching and shadowing are rare due to staff being overworked.
6.6
Work Hours
6.6
Work Hours
Varies, but most days are 12 hours. Company is flexible in terms of where you work from - working from home now and then is an option.
7.3
Sustainability
7.3
Sustainability
Recycling waste. Encouraging the use of coffee keep cups, Green Team office initiative.