Summer Internship, Control, Deals, Accounting and Risk, Glasgow 2023

Glasgow, City of Glasgow, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
29 Oct 2022
28 Nov 2022
Job role
Experience level
Entry level, Internship
Line of Service

Not Applicable


Management Level

Job Description & Summary

Risk is all around us and in our complex world, is changing all the time. Our teams bring people from diverse backgrounds together, using their skills and cutting-edge technology, to help solve complex problems. We are pioneers in a world of changing risk and our market leading services build resilient organisations. Join us and together, we can support our clients to rethink risk.

Control, Deals, Accounting and Risk (CDAR)
The world is becoming increasingly complex, technology is disrupting almost every aspect of how organisations operate and the pace of change is unprecedented. Discover your potential as a Risk specialist.

Working in CDAR
Organisations have to be more aware of, and responsive to, the risks and opportunities facing them. In the initial years of this graduate pathway, you'll be deeply involved in understanding and assessing a client's business processes - both operational, regulatory and financial. This will include their IT environment, supply chain, deals environment, accounting frameworks and reporting structures, identifying and reviewing the risks and providing recommendations to further enhance their design and operation.

The CDAR Experience
You'll be part of a practice that among other services deals with corporate governance, internal audit, business resilience, commercial, financial and reporting risk and controls, major capital projects, regulatory compliance, deals, structuring, accounting and reporting, You'll develop in-depth core business advisory skills and understanding of different controls and accounting frameworks through exposure to a variety of businesses and industries, from large multinationals and government departments to new and growing businesses.


Our summer internships offer students invaluable insight into PwC's business and culture. You'll have the opportunity to experience work and life at PwC, and collaborate with both graduate trainees and experienced professionals on real client projects. The opportunities to learn and grow are unrivalled - so be prepared to get stuck in.

What you'll do

Alongside our internal training offerings, you'll gain a blend of commercial, technical, financial and data, governance and accounting experiences working with iconic clients from either Financial Services or Commercial & Government industry sectors. In some teams you may get the opportunity to specialise in an industry from early in your career, however most of our joiners will work across multiple sectors from the beginning.

- You'll quickly develop your communication skills and business acumen through interaction with a wide range of stakeholders at client sites, where you'll be sharing results of your work and recommendations.
- You'll be at the spearhead of developing technologies, learning how to utilise these as part of the projects you work on including process mining and data wrangling.
- You'll deploy solutions from pioneering Internal Audit tools to applications enabling us to provide insight to clients on how their Risk Management processes compare to their peers.
- You'll also have the opportunity to support our risk transformation teams developing innovative technology based solutions to solve the problems our clients face.

You'll also have the opportunity to support our risk transformation teams developing innovative technology based solutions to solve the problems our clients face. What's more, you'll be able to join a number of technology communities deploying problem-centric thinking and driving awareness and upskilling of the different technologies that we have developed.

What you'll gain

Discover what a career with us is all about, and boost your employability. You'll find out first-hand if this is the career for you - do well, and you could be offered a graduate job. Working alongside specialists, you'll work on client projects to give you the best insight into what we're about. You'll have the opportunity to build networks with your colleagues and peer group.

Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)
Degrees/Field of Study required:

Degrees/Field of Study preferred:

Certifications (if blank, certifications not specified)
107. United Kingdom: Not applicable - Other (preferred)

Required Skills

Optional Skills

Desired Languages (If blank, desired languages not specified)

Travel Requirements
Not Specified

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?

Government Clearance Required?

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