PwC Employee Reviews in Canada

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Partners Assistant - Assurance and Audit Group (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, ABOctober 22, 2012
People work hard at this company and are very focused.
Not enough support in my field
a majority of the company focused on auditing, taxes, and assurance, for an administrative assistan you needed to have this background.
Pros
n/a
Cons
n/a
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Challenging, good culture
Senior Auditor (Current Employee) –  Concord, ONSeptember 19, 2012
-audit clients' financial information, prepare working papers and draft financial statemnts
-Understand the big picture of the clients' financial information to plan the audit, conduct various tests,document test finding and results. Draft financial reports in compliance with ASPE/IFRS.
-time managemnt skill to meet deadlines and flexibility to adapt to changing priorities
-Supervise junior associates and maintain positive relationship with team members and clients
-Hardest part of the job is to deal with different client with different preference
-the most enjoyable part is the continuing professional development which enable me to keep current with ASPE/IFRS
Pros
free professional development
Cons
long hours
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Let me OUT!
Event Coordinator/Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONSeptember 19, 2012
Worked in the L&D department. Contract job. Seems to be a lot of contract jobs and not enough perm.

I was micro managed. Trained by a young rude person. Left the job after 6 weeks.

It all depends on who your manager is. I hear others are happy in different departments.
Pros
good pay
Cons
poor management
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Inputted information and made binders for quick obtainable resource records for all Tax Departments across Canada, and the United States.
Tax Assembly (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABSeptember 14, 2012
This was a Term Position.

This position required working a 12hr day and for most part a seven day work week, the atmosphere was all-consuming in order to fulfill tax deadlines.
Pros
worked with a great team
Cons
extremely long hours and worked 7 days a week till the job was complete.
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One of the Big 4 Professional Services Firm
Marketing Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Toronto, ONSeptember 9, 2012
Talented and amazing people make up PwC's staff.

Benefits are excellent. CA program for tax and audit associates the best among the big 4. Great place to work overall.
Pros
excellent benefits
Cons
support staff career advancement
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Great workplace to learn from different industries
Associate, Risk Practice (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCJuly 18, 2012
I have learned on a lot :
Multi-tasking with different clients
Knowledgable and helpful workers
Pros
great overall experience
Cons
a lot of overtime
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An International professional Company
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) –  KuwaitJuly 16, 2012
The management was very good.
I enjoyed the international standards, the firm followed in each work.
Pros
bonuses
Cons
stress full work environment
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Great Place to work
Accounting Analyst (Current Employee) –  Toronto, On.July 5, 2012
PwC is a great place to work at. It is a people's place. We all work together as a Team and make things work.
Pros
lots of benefits
Cons
room to grow is limited
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No work/ life balance.
Audit (Current Employee) –  Toronto, ONMay 27, 2012
It's a workaholic culture where you are expected to work ridiculous hours without any overtime pay. The turnover is high and most people do not stay longer than a year or two.
Pros
great medical & dental benefits.
Cons
expect to work ridiculous hours.
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Orienté vers la performance. Réduction d'effectifs
Conseillère - Développement (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QCAugust 6, 2016
Bureaux prestigieux. Accessibilité transports en commun. Cafés de haut de gamme gratuits. Plusieurs événements sociaux, Équipes sportives. Proximité des commerces. Au coeur de la vie culturelle. Aires ouvertes. Stimulation de la performance. Beaucoup de travail et longues heures. Programme de reconnaissance.
Pros
Télétravail
Cons
aires ouvertes
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Stage universitaire
Internship (Former Employee) –  Bruxelles, MBFebruary 5, 2015
Intéressant pour avoir une idée du fonctionnement de la société
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Expérience PwC
Stage - Analyste (Former Employee) –  Québec City, QCJune 9, 2014
Mon expérience chez PwC m'a permis de comprendre ce qu'est réellement la tâche d'un technicien comptable. J'ai dû compléter des missions de compilations, contribuer à compléter des missions d'examens et faire l'impôt des sociétés de plusieurs entreprises.

PwC m'a permis de développer certains éléments que j'ai appris dans ma formation dans mon milieu de travail pour pouvoir améliorer grandement mon rendement à la tâche.
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