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Technology Risk, Senior Associate – Wellington


When you start a career at PwC, you’re joining a community of solvers who are encouraged and empowered to respond to the fundamental changes we see in the world today. We’re investing in you and you’re investing in us. That’s why we’re extremely active in motivating and supporting our staff by offering a flexible working culture, endless learning and development opportunities and competitive, inclusive benefits all designed to help you work and live your best. An empowering and diverse environment starts with you. Are you ready to get started?

Ngā Kōrero mo tēnei tūranga / About the role

In today’s business world, technology environments are becoming increasingly complex and present heightened risks which threaten the operation of an organisation's day-to-day activities. Confidence in the integrity, availability and confidentiality of these IT systems is becoming increasingly important. As our team in Poneke / Wellington grows, we’re looking for an experienced Senior Associate to provide solutions to our clients in relation to technology & security strategy and risk management. Your day-to-day responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Partnering with some of NZ’s largest organisations and delivering engagements in areas including technology and security resilience, emerging technology, cyber security, privacy and more.
  • Work directly with clients to identify solutions for their Technology Risk challenges.
  • Managing stakeholder and client relationships, expectations and requirements.
  • Solving problems with a focus on collaboration and sharing knowledge.
  • Supervising juniors on projects and contributing to their professional development.

Ngā pūkenga kei a koe / Skills and experience

  • At least 3 years’ of relevant work experience, with a good understanding of Cyber/IT frameworks, standards and methodologies (for example, COBIT, NIST, ITIL, ISO 270001, CIS, NZISM, PSR).
  • Previous experience in a similarly focused technology risk or advisory environment, whether in-house or for a professional services organisation.
  • A relevant tertiary qualification and industry certification such as CISA, CISSP, ITIL or BCM, is a bonus.
  • Be agile, with strong communication skills and a no surprises approach.
  • Fluent in the English language, both verbal and written.

Ngā āhuatanga hirahira o te mahi ki PwC / Highlights of working at PwC NZ

  • Unrivalled level of access to industry expertise, both locally and through our wider global network of member firms, where you’ll be enabled by cutting-edge technology.
  • Dress for your day and flex your schedule in alignment with team and client needs.
  • Inclusive 18 weeks paid parental leave policy for all parents - mums, dad’s, caregivers with no minimum service!
  • Enhanced leave capabilities - an opportunity to purchase additional leave and two staff recognition days available each year.
  • Paid volunteer days available through our PwC Foundation - help to resolve the societal issue of “children’s welfare” in New Zealand through ToiToi and FliP.
  • Digital upskilling through our Digital Academy.

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