We help our clients with major mergers and acquisitions and resolve business crises.

You could work on anything from international take-over bids to economic crime investigations and cases of insolvency.

Business Recovery Services

We’re one of the UK’s largest. In our team you’ll advise under-performing UK and European companies on restructuring, refinancing, accelerated mergers and acquisitions and insolvency – you'll be finding the best way forward for the business and its stakeholders.

Forensic Services

In Forensic Services we help our clients to investigate, analyse and pre-empt a wide range of business risks and issues. These include major public enquiries, rogue trader or bribery allegations, and commercial and transactional disputes across all industry sectors. You could be involved in any one, or all of these engagements.

Transaction Services

Transaction Services supports private equity firms, investment funds and corporate clients through mergers, acquisitions and disposals. Advising throughout the life of the deal, you’ll see both the buy and sell side of the work, develop specialist sector understanding and build key skills in financial due diligence.

Specialist roles

You might have decided the professional qualification route isn’t for you – and if that’s the case, we have a variety of other career options available to graduates.

If you’re looking for a career where you can learn through on-the-job training from day one, we have four different areas within Deals which will teach you key specialist technical skills. By joining either our Capital Projects Services, Forensic Technology or Transaction Services Strategy teams, you’ll be able to develop your technical expertise in order to serve our clients the best possible solutions. So where will you start?

In our Corporate Finance team you'll Supporting either our London-based Mergers and Acquisitions or Infrastructure and Government team, you’ll produce a range of research, analysis, business case development, feasibility studies and financial modelling. You’ll need to be a team-playing self-starter who has plenty of initiative. The work you do will help corporates, institutional investors and governments make informed decisions – whether they’re buying, selling, raising finance, achieving best value for money or managing risk.

In our Capital Projects Services team you'd be working with high-profile clients, supporting international projects, understanding the bigger picture – you’ll do it all as a graduate with our Capital Projects Services team. A respected employee from the word go, you’ll learn how to advise clients on business issues that arise when delivering capital projects. You’ll provide project and programme management solutions and will offer dispute advisory services for projects that have failed.

Our Forensic Technology Solutions we help clients manage vast amounts of electronic data, overcome legal and business hurdles, and respond to critical events, combining detective mind-sets and the latest advanced technology. Our Technology expertise is in high demand. Our people are naturally inquisitive, analytical and enjoy solving problems. You could be searching the personal computer and smartphone of a suspected executive, or working with law firms to help solve a client’s court case. These are some of the challenges you’ll face as part of the team in one of the largest Forensic Technology practices in the world.

Our Cyber Security team help our clients with detailed data and technical analysis, as well as advise senior management and boards in shaping a broader strategic response to cyber risk. Our specialists help clients reduce their exposure to cyber threats, improve their defences and respond to cyber incidents. You could be responsible for unpicking breach indicators from live memory captures, deploying host and network monitoring agents across an enterprise, reverse engineering custom malware samples or penetrating client networks and systems to find threats and vulnerabilities.

Our PwC Augment team supports our banking and financial services client base on a wide range of challenging projects. Our clients vary from large banks to asset managers and hedge funds, while the projects include compliance and regulatory change, finance/operational transformations, redress & remediation, restructuring, research and acquisitions & mergers.

What you'll need

An analytical, investigative mind, a keen eye for detail and the ability to offer a commercial viewpoint based on your analysis. You must also be good at working with other people, building strong relationships and handling challenging circumstances or tight deadlines.

Forensic Technology

Be on target or achieved a 2.1 degree in a technical degree

Capital Projects Services

Be on target or achieved a 2.1 degree in an engineering degree

Cyber security

Be on target or achieved a 2.1 degree in any degree discipline

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