2018 Functional Consultant

2018 Functional Consultant – Full Time
PwC Canada

Our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. Our shared global values help us achieve our purpose and guide our actions. We act with integrity, make a difference, care, work together and reimagine the possible.

At PwC, we work together to provide exceptional industry-focused services to clients from 26 offices across Canada. We’re a member of the PwC network of firms, with more than 223,000 people in 157 countries.

Our culture

We pride ourselves on providing equal opportunities for success and development, with leaders focused on ensuring everyone’s success. We work together and create an environment that’s fun and social, where everyone can bring their passions and whole selves to work. Plus, as part of a global network, there’s opportunity to work with international teams and clients while based in Canada or as part of a global secondment.

What we do
We recognize that to bring value to our clients, we need to provide the best advice around technological advancement. With us, you’ll be at the forefront of new initiatives and explore evolving technologies and trends to help businesses thrive.

We work with clients to define their vision and plan how to get there. We deliver the technological solutions that organizations need to compete and grow. We build a lasting legacy of improvement and performance, partnering with best-in-class technologies and solution sets.
There are three different areas that you can join us in. You’ll be asked to prioritize these areas based on which you’d like most to work in when you apply to a Technology Consulting role.

SAP @ PwC is a business integration team. We bring a mix of functional, technical, industry and business perspectives to our clients’ projects with a clear focus on transforming their business operations.
We help our clients define their SAP strategy from start to finish. We work with them to create a roadmap that aligns with their industry and business competencies, by providing them with support and expertise to implement their cloud technology, and sustaining and continuously realizing value from their SAP investments.

Salesforce is a leading customer engagement platform that connects data systems by seamlessly integrating sales, customer relationship management (CRM), customer service and social marketing applications. As a global alliance partner with Salesforce, we deliver highly customized digital solutions to our clients that help create a sustainable, competitive advantage that revolutionizes their business.
Since customers demand personalized attention and digital agility, we leverage an integrated, end-to-end approach to solving the most complex business challenges. Salesforce provides actionable customer insights through the use of cloud-based analytics to help our clients meet their strategic objectives and keep pace in a dynamic digital world.

Workday has become one of the leading cloud-based technology platforms for human capital, payroll and financial management systems in disrupting the marketplace and solving complex problems.
PwC is the largest Workday Services Partner in Canada. We help clients leverage mobile and cloud technology to drive business transformation, maximize workforce effectiveness and leverage powerful analytics applications. Through this innovative platform, we help our clients make more informed business decisions that maintain value and push market expectations.

What you’ll do
We work at the intersection of business and technology, which requires an entrepreneurial attitude and the drive to disrupt normalcy & reimagine the possible. It all starts with you.
No matter your role, you’ll work in an agile and progressive environment, focusing on engagements of varying sizes and across diverse industries. The projects you work on will accelerate your business acumen and technical expertise with our platforms and give you the ability to drive business transformation.
Functional Consultants bring together our digital ecosystem with their passion for technology, in order to build trust with our clients and deliver application solutions that have sustainable, transformative business capabilities. Professionals in this role support clients through the lifecycle of project development, implementation and optimization, by delivering fresh, dynamic solutions to divergent situations.

To work for us as a Functional Consultant, you’ll need to have a passion for technology and be willing to contribute early on. We’ll teach you the technical things you need to know.

What you’ll benefit from

We provide industry-leading opportunities to develop you as a professional, while ensuring flexibility for you to pursue your personal interests. With us, you’ll have a clear career path, leaders who care about and support your development and many learning and development opportunities on and off the job.

Our Enhanced Working Practices really set us apart. We teach rather than tell, developing you through shadowing, lessons learned, team workshops, rounds and observation, and feedback.

We recognize the importance of providing flexible ways to work, so we’ve developed a variety of flexibility programs to help our people make the most of their working time. We’re also flexible in the way we work and how we embrace technology like Google Hangouts and tools for work.

Benefit from where you work—join us and seize the opportunity of a lifetime.

What we look for
✓ Completion of any university degree
✓ A passion for technology, learning, and an obsession with figuring out how things work
✓ A passion for understanding underlying client business problems and identifying potential solutions
✓ Experience working in teams and learning from others
✓ Ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people
✓ Ability to easily prioritize, identify the root of the problem and fix it without frustration or feeling discouraged
✓ Willingness to ask for help and advice or provide that to someone else
✓ Ability to communicate in French is considered an asset, and is essential for roles in Quebec
✓ Eligibility to work in Canada as a Canadian citizen, Permanent Resident or Post-Grad Work Permit holder

Travel: This position requires some travel (potentially up to 50%)
Our Application Process
1. Complete your online application and upload your resume or CACEE form and transcript.
2. Take three online assessments: logical and numerical reasoning assessments to understand your natural abilities and a work style preference questionnaire to see how you like to work. You’ll have 48 hours to complete these assessments once you submit your application
3. Bring your application to life through an on-demand video interview within 48 hours. We’re harnessing the power of technology to get to know more about you and your career goals at a time and place convenient for you.
4. Attend an in-person interview—it’s an opportunity for us to get to know each other better and is the final step of the process.
5. If you’ve wowed us throughout the process, you’ll receive an offer to join our team!

Application instructions
To apply, please submit your resume and transcripts (unofficial version is accepted) by October 24th at 5PM EST.

To find out more, visit our campus recruitment website at pwc.com/ca/campus
PwC is committed to building a diverse workforce representative of the communities we serve. We encourage and are pleased to consider all qualified candidates, without regard to race, colour, citizenship, religion, sex, marital / family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, aboriginal status, age, disability or persons who may require an accommodation, to apply.

Date Posted: 
Wed, 2017-10-18 - Tue, 2017-10-24


PwC Canada

Application Method: 

apply online: pwc.com/ca/campus