Line of Service Assurance

Industry/Sector Not Applicable

Specialism Assurance

Management Level Associate


Job Description & Summary

PwC has a long tradition of being a strong and important advisor towards municipalities, country councils, regions and public authorities. Within PwC Public Sector, we are around 160 employees that strive to make a difference for our clients and society everyday. We are passionate about public services, and we are prestigious and share knowledge and contact areas with each other. Public Sector is divided into two main business areas – audit services and advisory services. We are also responsible for PwC:s Robotic Process Automation (RPA) business. As we want to expand our business, we are now looking for our next associate management consultants to join our Public Sector Advisory Associates team. We strive to be the leading advisor in supporting our clients in a constantly changing society.

As an associate within Public Sector Advisory, you will be a part of different project teams. We have experts within a various range of fields including healthcare, education, social care, economic analysis and traditional management consulting. Integrating our expertise in strategic change, process improvement, technology and economic analysis, we provide solutions to our municipalities, country councils, regions and public authorities as they strive to improve delivery of services to the people.



Specific responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively assist the team in various aspects of the project
  • Prepare deliverables
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
  • Ensure you are adhering to compliance matters
  • Work on developing internal relationships and your PwC brand

As an associate, your role often varies depending on the project’s nature and complexity, but examples of responsibilities can be compilation and analysis of quantitative and qualitative data, participating in client meetings, general project management and arranging/leading workshops.

Associates also support with social and economic analysis, compilation of data and other work.

The business improves as we develop our employees, therefore, opportunities for personal development is a key success factor for us. During your first year at PwC, you get the opportunity to work in different types of projects and various assignments. You will be trained in basic consulting skills and will be provided with the opportunity for ongoing feedback and everything else to ensure that you meet the high expectations placed on consultants at PwC and to create a solid foundation for your future career with us.


Preferred skills

We need to strengthen our Public Sector Advisory Associates team with candidates who are passionate about the public sector area and who have an academic degree in economics, business, political science, law or information science. We are looking for applicants who will graduate in summer 2019 or have recently graduated with about 1-2 years of work experience. Experience outside the studies is meritorious, as well as a proven interest for society and/or the public sector. Furthermore, you master Swedish and English in speech and writing. Swedish is our primarily working language. As an associate it is also important to be a good communicator and have social skills, as it will be important to build an external as well as an internal network within PwC.

To thrive with us, you work efficiently and you gladly share your experience and knowledge. It is also easy for you to grasp new information and we think you enjoy working in teams and are motivated by work with a great variety of tasks.


Application instructions

Submit a complete application with:

  • Resumé
  • Cover letter
  • Grades from upper secondary school (gymnasium)
  • Grades from university/ university college

Your application can be written in either Swedish or English. Submit your application to us as soon as possible, though no later than 10th of February, 2019. The employment will start in August 2019.

If you have questions about your application, please contact Rebecca Lönnback Yilma at HR, If you would like to know more about the job, please contact Fredrik Birkeland,

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Education (if blank, degree and/or field of study not specified)

Degrees/Field of Study required:Degrees/Field of Study preferred: Bachelor Degree 

Certifications(if blank, certifications not specified)


Desired Languages(If blank, desired languages not specified)



Travel Requirements

Up to 20%


Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?



Government Clearance Required?



Job Posting End Date

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