Advisory - Consulting

PwC Ireland’s Consulting group helps senior executives and managers in Ireland’s biggest companies refine and enhance their operations and performance, in the areas of Strategy Consulting, Management Consulting, Technology Consulting and Risk Consulting. We work with businesses in sectors such as financial services, pharmaceuticals and technology to help them in activities such as entering new markets, managing organisational change and creating robust technology strategies. In addition, our Deals business is made up of Business Recovery Services, Corporate Finance, Forensics and Transaction Services. Our ambition is to be the leading business in the transactions and crisis markets.

What will I actually do if I choose Consulting?

You’ll get to work closely with the best in industry, finance and government, bringing fresh insights to the problems they face. Our clients might want us to help them enter new markets; design new operating models; address the challenges created by organisational change; or create a technology strategy that aligns with their commercial objectives.

Which part of Consulting should I choose?

Over 200 professionals deliver services across 10 product groups:

Technology Consulting: Technology is an important enabler of business transformation. To assist our clients in maximising the value from their technology investments, we combine our skills and expertise in information technology, strategy and architecture, IT organisation and governance, enterprise applications, information management, project and programme management and systems integration to deliver sustainable benefits.

Operational Effectiveness: We have expertise in process improvement, operations transformation, benchmarking, supply chain and procurement management to help our clients find practical solutions to these every day challenges. We work with both domestic and multinational organisations, using proven methodologies to help them transform their operations and processes, from customer management through to sourcing of services and goods.

Cyber Security & Forensics: Our Cyber Security & Forensics group help clients secure their data by providing review, design and investigation services. We support our clients by helping them to maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their data and IT systems. We work in a broad range of industries including financial services, pharmaceutical, utilities and public sector.

Strategy Consulting: The Strategy group helps clients identify where it is they wish to go and how best this can be achieved. Our services include corporate strategy, commercial due diligence, market entry strategy, sectoral reviews, economic impact studies and voice of the customer analyses. The strategy team is multidisciplinary, including accountants, economists, engineers and scientists.

Project & Programme Management (PPM): The PPM group helps clients to establish and run effective portfolios of change, drive and deliver complex transformation programmes and underpin their portfolios and programmes with expert project management offices. We do this by establishing, driving and consistently delivering high quality complex portfolios and programmes to achieve sustainable change for clients.

Financial Services: Financial Services include regulatory engagement, operating model design and risk assessment, management and review. We enjoy a market-leading position in Ireland in the provision of advisory services to FS clients. This is largely attributable to the expertise built up through a continuous focus on helping financial institutions respond to change.

People & Organisation: The People & Organisation group are focused on helping clients to effectively manage organisational change, deliver improved and measurable people performance and operate effective and efficient HR functions. Our areas of specialisation include organisation design, performance management, change management, talent management, human capital management and HR function transformation.

Financial Effectiveness: Reducing complexity, simplifying business models, understanding key value drivers and improving the efficiency of finance functions are challenges faced by senior finance professionals worldwide. We work with clients across a variety of sectors to provide innovative viewpoints, independent advice, project management skills and support in developing solutions which will help them address these issues.

Data & Analytics: The explosion of digital technologies and the insights it presents has provided businesses with more data than they know what to do with. We enable our clients to maximise the value of their data by integrating our business intelligence and analytics expertise across industries, geographies, and functional competencies.

Digital: The Digital team offer integrated, end-to-end digital solutions from strategy and innovation through to execution. We use ideation, creation and design workshops to help to address and solve our clients’ problems in an innovative way. These can feed into and create a roadmap of digital initiatives, helping clients imagine and create new products and services.

What will my day-to-day role involve?

You’ll quickly get exposure to senior executives in some of Ireland’s top companies. You’ll be working on a team ranging in size from two to twenty. Your opinion will be actively sought. You’ll be focused on developing your core consulting capability before specialising in areas that build deep technical skills. You’ll carry out detailed analytical or field research to support your project manager. You’ll develop insights for the project, discuss them with your colleagues and present your findings to the project team.

You’ll deal with client issues as they arise and gain valuable exposure to different types of projects. This experience and training will equip you with skills to really make a difference. You’ll get a real sense of achievement as you boost clients’ performance in various ways and you’ll develop strong analytical, numerical and communications skills.


Our Advisory practice is made up of two areas, Consulting and Deals. Click here to find out more about Deals ►

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