PwC Malaysia

Associate - Finance (Engagement Management)

PwC Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur
Competitive salary
27 Mar 2024
25 Apr 2024
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Qualified accountant


Whether you’ve just graduated or have years of experience, this is a firm where you can learn and grow.

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Job Description & Summary

A career in Finance, within Internal Firm Services, will provide you with the opportunity to help PwC in all aspects of our Finance internal function including financial planning and reporting, data analysis, and assisting leadership with overall strategy. You’ll focus on recording and analysing financial transactions, paying and receiving invoices, maintaining financial statement ledger accounts, and preparing analysis and reconciliations of bills to detect fraud.

To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies, and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the desired candidate is expected to have good self-motivation, attention to detail, result-oriented, and good interpersonal and communication skills. This is an internal support role.

Job Description

  • Manage the projects and contracts setup and maintenance.
  • Support client billing operations.
  • Conduct WIP adjustments for projects, following procedural approval processes.
  • Process and monitor the accurate completion and close out of projects and contracts upon receipt of instruction from engagement teams as per process and procedures.
  • Monitor and follow up on staff’s timecard submission, process time transfers, and assist users with troubleshooting timecard-related matters.
  • Ensure strict adherence and compliance to query resolution within stipulated SLA.
  • Maintenance and enforcement of engagement management-related policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Produce reports to assist management with monitoring/decision-making.
  • Resolve queries both internally and externally relating to engagement management, including liaising with IT or other support functions as necessary.
  • Engage and educate clients on SOPs to ensure a positive client experience.
  • Support the team lead with system implementation and/or system and process improvement requirements as required.
  • Collaborate with the other finance functions for month-end closing.
  • Undertake ad-hoc assignments from engagement management perspectives as directed by the management from time to time.
  • Collaborate with and support other functions within Finance as needed, and perform other duties as assigned /ad-hoc tasks to support relevant and related business requirements.

As an Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:

  • Invite and give in-the-moment feedback in a constructive manner.
  • Share and collaborate effectively with others.
  • Identify and make suggestions for improvements when problems and/or opportunities arise.
  • Handle, manipulate, and analyse data and information responsibly.
  • Follow risk management and compliance procedures.
  • Keep up-to-date with developments in area of specialism.
  • Communicate confidently in a clear, concise, and articulate manner - verbally and in the materials I produce.
  • Build and maintain an internal and external network.
  • Seek opportunities to learn about how PwC works as a global network of firms.
  • Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.

Preferred skills

  • Minimum of Degree / Diploma in Accounting or related professional qualifications.
  • Fluent in English.
  • Proficient in the use of accounting software and applications, as well as Microsoft Office programs and G Suite.
  • Good accounting knowledge.
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.
  • Strong attention to detail, affinity for critical thinking, problem-solving, and hands-on execution.
  • Fast learner and committed to get the job done.
  • Knowledge of Oracle Cloud and/or data analytics skills is an added advantage.

*Note: This is a 12-month contract arrangement. Conversion to permanent will depends on individual performance.

Travel Requirements

Up to 20%

Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?


Government Clearance Required?


Job Posting End Date

July 31, 2024

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

Candidates must be resident in Malaysia, or have the right to work in Malaysia.

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