Ongoing Graduate and Exp.job Recruitment at PricewaterhouseCooper (PwC) [2 positions]

Posted on :

15 Sep, 2016

Category :

Finance Jobs in Nigeria, Graduate Jobs in Nigeria

PwC helps organization and individuals create the value they’re looking for. We’re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 180,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in Assurance, Tax and Advisory services.

We are recruiting to fill the following vacant positions below:

Job Title: Chief Compliance Officer
Location: Lagos

Job Summary

  • This position reports to the Managing Director and plays a critical role in proactively managing regulatory compliance within the Organisation; ensures conformance to global requirements and employee adherence to existing rules.
  • This position is also responsible for identifying potential risks, threats or opportunities that may affect company-wide objectives, and develop policies and processes to mitigate occurrences of such risks

Key Accountabilities

  • Establishes standards, procedures, rules and regulations that ensure compliance programs are effectively implemented
  • Provides reasonable assurance to Senior Management and the Board of Directors on the effectiveness of approved Governance, Risk, Compliance and Control Frameworks put in place to guide operational processes
  • Manages qualitative and quantitative compliance and risk reporting to the Board on important issues or material violations which may form a premise for effective decision making
  • Keeps abreast of trends and new developments and in the light of changes, ensures periodic revision of compliance programs to ensure they meet global standards and requirements
  • Formulates and articulates a coherent risk appetite and infrastructure, including operating models to Senior Management and Board
  • Coordinates an independent investigation on matters related to compliance (e.g. responding to reports of problems, “hot-line” calls, or suspected violations) and any resulting corrective actions with all departments, providers, and sub-providers, agents, and if appropriate, independent contractors
  • Monitors external audit review processes, maintains awareness of compliance issues, and in conjunction with the Office of General Counsel and senior management, responds to administrative inquiries related to compliance issues or audits


  • Minimum of first Degree in Accounting and Finance or in any Social Science discipline is required
  • MBA or Masters in related discipline is required
  • Relevant professional certifications e.g. Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN) or Association of Certified and Chartered Accountant (ACCA), etc. is required
  • Minimum of twelve (12) years cognate experience in regulatory services and compliance in a reputable corporate organisation within the Financial Services Industry (Commercial/Investment banking, Private equity, Insurance, etc.). At least four (4) years of strong demonstrable experience in Internal Control & Risk management is required

Application Closing Date
23rd September, 2016.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should
Click here to apply online  


Job Title: Junior Economist (Internal Firm Service)
Location: Lagos

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Perform qualitative and quantitative research under the guidance of the Economist, providing research input and data analysis for the PwC Nigeria Economic Bulletins and other Thought Leadership publications
  • Monitor developing Global and Domestic trends in various industries, anticipate changes in business and financial conditions as well as underlying behavioral relationships using modelling techniques
  • Application of technical tools: market analysis, business modelling, strategy, policy appraisal and economic modelling in developing client solutions
  • Work on various challenging engagements across the PwC network on a project basis
  • Communicate and engage clients on emerging economic and industry trends based on the output of our analysis
  • Maintain Thought Leadership publications and Macro database; ensuring accessibility for the larger PwC Nigeria network
  • Work with other business groups to deliver on client presentations and information requests, represent the team in meetings, delivering PWC’s capabilities to clients


  • Education: Degree in Economics/Finance/Mathematics
  • Grade requirements: 2:1 and above
  • Experience: No more than 2 years experience as a research economist or analyst

Skills required:

  • Relevant work experience, strong analytical skills in the field of macro-economic and financial analysis.
  • An interest in global and domestic macro issues and an understanding of financial markets.
  • Excellent inter-personal communication and presentation skills, including the capacity to communicate complex technical issues in simple terms, verbally and in writing.

Application Closing Date
14th October, 2016.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should
Click here to apply online  


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