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Senior Strategy Consultants and Managers for Government and Public Sector in Athens at OUR FIRM

Date Posted: 10/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-time
  • Location:
    Athens
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/31/2018

Job Description

PwC in Greece is the largest professional services firm in the country, with premises in Athens and Thessaloniki and approximately 1200 employees. More than 236,000 people in 158 countries across our network share their thinking, experience and solutions to develop fresh perspectives and practical advice. This enables us to provide top-quality industry-focused assurance, tax and advisory services to our clients.

 

PwC Advisory helps our clients with their most challenging imperatives from strategy through execution. We combine the breadth of knowledge of over 48,000 global professionals with deep industry knowledge to deliver custom solutions for our clients. We work with the Greece’s largest and most complex companies and understand the unique business issues and opportunities our clients face.

 

Due to the continued growth of our Strategy & Operations team, we are looking for Senior Consultants and Managers for our Government & Public sector team in Athens. 

 

What you will do

You’ll typically find yourself working as part of a team, spending a lot of time with clients, dealing with issues as they arise, and gaining valuable exposure to different types of projects. You’ll carry out detailed analysis and help make recommendations that solve their problems. This experience, combined with deep technical training and an emphasis on continual learning will equip you with the skills to really make a difference.

Join us and start to build an extraordinary career!

 

The role entails:

  • Participating in projects for the Greek public administration, from policy making to implementation of public sector reforms
  • Provision of consulting services to Regional Governments and Municipalities, as well as, Public Owned Entities, on strategy, organization, processes, regulatory and financial issues
  • Participating in European projects mandated by European Commission or other European Organizations, for Greece or for broader European regions.
  • Working in Technical Assistance projects related to European Structural Investment Funds, Operational and Regional Programmes (ESPA)
  • Participating in the analysis, design and implementation of financial instruments and funding facilities for private and public sector

Job Requirements

The successful candidate should have:

  • Excellent academic records from a Greek or foreign university with background in Engineering, Economics, Finance, Management Science/ Applied Sciences or related discipline.
  • Two (2) to Eight (8) years of prior working experience in a related field
  • Awareness of public sector industry and its institutional context
  • Understanding cohesion policy and the operations of the European Structural Investment Funds
  • Knowledge of operational programmes and funding instruments will be an advantage
  • Holistic point of view, able to tackle with strategic, governance, procedural, organisational, legal and financial issues
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • A confident and positive attitude, focused on teamwork and communication with colleagues and clients
  • Commitment to providing high quality deliverable and building strong working relationships with clients and colleagues
  • High level of efficiency in drafting reports as well as ability to express ideas verbally and in writing, in a clear, concise and professional manner, (both in Greek and English)

 

What we offer

We offer the prospective of being part of a global network of firms that provides challenging opportunities to enhance your career. Our firm offers a competitive remuneration package that includes an attractive base salary and benefits, as well as opportunities for rapid career development in a secure and challenging working environment. Furthermore, the new joiner will have high exposure to projects of the strategy & operations team.

 

Accreditations

PwC was ranked:

  • Number one professional services brand and one of the world’s top ten most powerful brands in the Brand Finance Index 2017
  • First most attractive employer among professional services in Universum’s 2015 “World’s Most Attractive Employer”
  • Leader in Strategy consulting and Business consulting by IDC Marketscape reports

 

 

All applicants will be acknowledged and treated in the strictest confidence.