How is the Coronavirus impacting recruitment at PwC?

As COVID-19 has been declared a pandemic, we are following our Infectious Disease and Pandemic Management Response plans to ensure business continuity.

Our response efforts are a continuous cycle of information sharing and activities with experts to help prevent, contain, and recover from life threatening infectious diseases and viruses impacting our people and our clients. Click here to find out more.

We have prepared the below information to help answer any questions you may have around your upcoming start date with us, your current position in our recruitment process or if you’re interested in future opportunities with us.

Workforce of the Future 

We’re aware some of you may be facing uncertainty with your existing offers or applications to our roles and programmes. We recognise the commitment you’ve shown towards PwC and we remain committed to you, and we'd like to thank you all for your patience. Our recruitment teams are working hard to reach out to every one of you with an update on your individual circumstances surrounding:

  • Start dates and onboarding for new joiners
  • Our upcoming student work experience programmes
  • Our updated recruitment processes for those who have already made an application to us

For those interested in opportunities with PwC, we ask you to join our talent network and stay in touch with what’s happening in real time, including new possibilities as they arise. Stay safe and stay connected in this rapidly changing world.

Your digital learning journey

We’re focussed on helping people to develop skills and access careers, whether at PwC or beyond, irrespective of their background. We appreciate now more than ever it’s important to play our part in supporting and upskilling the communities we work within. That’s why as a firm we’ve created a range of resources available to all, including:

FAQs

General

 

What's the recruitment process at this time?

We’ll now follow a virtual recruitment process which could include video interviews and online assessments depending on the business area and grade you’ve applied for. If your application is taken forward, your recruiters will be in touch to explain the next steps. If you have a video interview coming up, please visit our Employability Hub where you can access our online training tools to prepare.

Can I still apply for opportunities?

Most of our school leaver opportunities are now closed but you're still able to apply to one of our student or experienced opportunities.

Can’t find the role you’re looking for? Sign up to our Talent Network for updates on future opportunities.

How can I find out more information?

To find out more about PwC UK’s response to COVID-19, please visit our central website page here.

How can I stay in touch?

If you’re currently in the recruitment process, your designated recruiter will be your best point of contact. For more general PwC updates, please follow our PwC UK and PwC UK Careers social media accounts.

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I'm currently in the selection process...

I’m currently in the selection process?

Our recruitment team will be reaching out to everyone in the selection process as soon as possible.

I’m due to attend a Career Focus Day?

Due to the current situation, we’re unable to offer Career Focus Days as originally planned. Our recruitment team will be reaching out to everyone in the selection process as soon as possible. 

 

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I'm due to start a work experience opportunity...

I’m due to start a work experience placement with PwC this Easter/Summer?

Schools Insight Week - You’ll have the opportunity to join our Virtual Insight Week programme. Our recruitment team will be in touch with you directly to explain the next steps and the format of this new opportunity.

Summer Internship - Due to the current situation, we’re unable to offer the programme as originally planned. However we’ll be hosting virtual sessions with you and our recruitment team will be in touch to confirm alternative opportunities.

Women in Business / Women in Tech - Due to the current situation, we’ll be unable to run the programme as originally planned. However, our recruitment team will be in touch with you to confirm alternative opportunities.

I’m due to start an 11 month work placement?

At this point there are no planned changes to your programme. Our recruitment teams will remain in touch with you over the next few months to keep you up to date on your programme.

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I'm due to start as a Graduate or School and College Leaver...

I’m due to start as a graduate with PwC this Autumn?

At this point there are no planned changes to your programme.Our recruitment teams will remain in touch with you over the next few months to keep you up to date on your graduate programme.

I’m due to start a School and College leaver programme this Autumn?

At this point there are no planned changes to your programme. Our recruitment teams will remain in touch with you over the next few months to keep you up to date on your  programme.

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I'm about to join or on the Flying Start degree programme...

I’m due to start a Flying Start degree programme this Autumn?

The Flying Start programme is due to go ahead as planned and our recruitment teams will continue to keep you updated on any future developments.

I’m currently on a PwC Flying Start degree programme?

At this point there are no planned changes to your programme. We’ll continue to keep you updated on any future developments.

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