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PwC Reviews in United Kingdom

Updated Jul 16, 2014
All Employees Current Employees Only

3.6 251 reviews

85% Approve of the CEO

PwC US Chairman & Senior Partner Robert Moritz

Robert Moritz

(33 ratings)

81% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • No work-life balance during busy season because the nature of assurance work(in 237 reviews)

  • It is a great place to start your career if you want to stay in accounting(in 116 reviews)


Cons
  • Also work life balance is very difficult to achieve until it gets to the problem stage(in 803 reviews)

  • Long hours during busy season but thats to be expected at any audit firm in the city(in 787 reviews)

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    variation every day

    Associate (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    Proslots of variety, great training

    Conslong hours between jan and march

    Advice to Senior Managementmore staff in busy season,

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

     

    2014

    Strategy (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    Prosvery good company, look after employee and the work is very good. enjoy the enviroment and way things happen.

    Consvery competitive workplace, competition is fierce and problems can occur when things go wrong. looking at alternatives

    Advice to Senior Managementexcellent

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    Best company to start working for

    Audit Associate (Current Employee) Farnborough, London, England (UK)

    Prospromotions, salary, team, nice environment

    Conswork-life balance, some clients can be very unprofessionals.

    Advice to Senior Managementthink about some time-off policies, apart from this congratulation you create the best team and environment a best job until now.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) London, England (UK)

    ProsIt provided a great oppurtunity to network.

    ConsIt can be quite hectic but nevertheless it never gets boring

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great people and support structure

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Pros1. Exposure to big clients
    2. Training on the job
    3. Supportive work culture
    4. Flexible work hours

    Cons1. A lot of overtime
    2. Average pay
    3. Poor bonuses

    Advice to Senior ManagementImprove pay.

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    Have not been employed for too long

    Audit Senior Associate III (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    ProsOpportunity to learn and progress in your career

    ConsHaven't worked long for this firm to be able to have an opinion therefore I will submit another opinion later on in the year

    Advice to Senior ManagementNone

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    PwC Management Consultant Intern

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsGreat work, opportunities abroad and work-life balance.

    ConsNo major cons, salary could be higher.

    Advice to Senior ManagementGet your five a day.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    love it

    Tax Associate (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    Prosgreat people to work for

    Consshould pay more for amount of work you do

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Senior Associate

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    ProsThe best thing about working for PwC is the flexibility, training and development, brand value and the ability to work with intelligent and knowledgeable people.

    ConsThe starting salary is low and the salary stays low until you get to roughly senior manager level. The hours are long.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    PwC has given me the chance to work in DC and London over the past four years.

    Senior Associate - Advisory (Current Employee) London, England (UK)

    Prosstrong brand, commitment to diversity, focus on work/life flexibility, promising career trajectory

    Consrelatively lower junior staff salary compared to peers with similar background

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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