We've come a long way as a firm since, Samuel Price, Edwin Waterhouse and William Cooper started to practice as accountants in the mid-19th century. They started on a path that has brought us to the present day, almost 230 years later.
Our founders were all about the numbers, and today the numbers speak for themselves. We have offices in 721 locations in 158 countries. The most important number for us is our people - 276,000 and counting!
What matters most to us though, is that our people are far more than just numbers. Everyone who joins PwC, at every level, brings their unique self to work every day. That’s something we recognise and value. It’s part of our mission to make sure that everyone who chooses to be part of our journey knows that their unique talent and personality are essential parts of what will lead us to success, individually and collectively. That they have the opportunity to grow and make an impact. That they are part of a culture that is founded on inclusion, development and support.
As a people business, we know how important it is to help our client organisations to respond to change, assisting them to have a point of view on the future and preparing them for it. We apply the same ethos to our business, too. We are working every day to ensure we’re fit for the future, creating an environment where our people and technology thrive together, to accomplish more than we could apart.
"Think beyond what you expect from us. Careers with us are not limited to accounting backgrounds - we are committed to recruiting and developing agile, innovative and talented people from all academic and professional backgrounds."
We know our people want to learn, grow, contribute and be inspired. We’re committed to matching our people’s curiosity and desire to develop with continuous learning opportunities, using the latest digital platforms to deliver best in class training and resources to enable continuous improvement and upskilling. We’re investing in our people’s career growth and empowering them to own their development as leaders, to learn every day, in all situations.
There are a huge range of opportunities on offer at PwC. Think beyond what you expect from us. Careers with us are not limited to accounting backgrounds - we are committed to recruiting and developing agile, innovative and talented people from all academic and professional backgrounds. The blend of skills and specialisms we nurture gives us the edge in the market and makes a career with us rewarding and a solid foundation for your future.
Your progress is our priority. The work you do will be as varied and interesting as the clients you’ll work with. You can expect to work with the biggest brands in Irish and international business, building strong relationships and getting the chance to work alongside the best.