At PwC, we measure success by our ability to create the value that our clients and our people are looking for. Our reputation lies in building lasting relationships with our clients and a focus on delivering value in all we do. We re a network of firms in 158 countries with more than 236,000 people who are committed to delivering world-class capabilities and quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.
Established in the region for 40 years, PwC Middle East employs over 4,200 people across 12 countries. Complementing our depth of industry expertise and breadth of skills is our sound knowledge of local business environments across the Middle East region. Our tailored solutions help our clients meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the Middle East market and beyond.
Line of Service
Internal Firm Services
IFS - Human Capital (HC)
Job Description & Summary
A career in Human Resources, within internal firm services, will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference at PwC by helping to fully leverage the skills and talents of all our people. You'll focus on helping the local offices in driving the Firm's people strategy, creating a unique people experience for each individual, and supporting our firm wide values by working with the core competencies that measure and drive individual and firm wide success in the marketplace.
It takes talented people to support the largest professional services organisation in the world. Our Recruiting team works to identify and attract talent for the firm. You'll focus on engaging the most qualified candidates by building relationships with job seekers and candidates, while understanding the dynamic hiring needs of each business. Our team actively recruits for full time employees at all levels, from experienced to executive, as well as fixed term, contingent, and flexible talent and supports the internal movement process between roles.
As a Senior Associate, you ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above
• Train and lead staff
• Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
• Contribute to the development of your own and team's technical acumen
• Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
• Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
• Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
The Recruitment & Global Mobility Senior Associate within the Deals Line of Service is responsible for supporting the recruitment of experienced hires and graduates. They provide a quality in-house recruitment service to stakeholders and a quality candidate experience at all times.
Primary duties and responsibilities
Finalizes job descriptions with Partners and Directors
Sources experienced candidates from multiple sources, liaising with PwC Recruitment teams in other locations to share information and minimize duplication of effort
Develops and promotes the PwC people value proposition within recruitment; Interview and test candidates using the standard competency based recruitment model and employing psychometric testing within selection
Manages the end to end recruitment process in line with Global PwC standards and metrics
Collects data for recruitment reporting needs in a timely manner
Supports improvements in the HC Operating model, specifically the increased delivery of standardized services. Looks for areas of continuous improvement across the Recruitment & Global Mobility function
Promotes collaboration, trust and improvement between team members and across the People Team
Works on specific projects related to HR initiatives as assigned
Knowledge, skills, and abilities
Bachelor s Degree in Human Resources, Psychology or Business
Management is an advantage
Professional Human Resources certification or Recruitment qualifications is an advantage (i.e CIPD, Level A/B Psychometric Testing)
Proficiency in spoken and written English
Proficiency in spoken and written Arabic is essential
4/5+ years of recruitment experience essential
Professional Services and / or Big 4 expertise and knowledge is essential
Knowledge and experience of the Middle East Region is required
Experience sourcing candidates with professional services experience, internationally as well as across the Middle East is essential
Knowledge and Skills
Experience and proficiency in recruitment technology is essential
Experience and expertise of selection techniques including competency based interviewing and running assessment centres is essential
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Strong customer service orientation with ability to use patience and diplomacy to handle issues
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Available for Work Visa Sponsorship?
Government Clearance Required?
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