Strategy& - Strategy Senior Associate

Functional areas

Line of Service



Not Applicable


Corporate and Business Strategy

Management Level

Senior Associate

Job Description & Summary


PwC Ireland - Bring Your Talent, Grow Your Skills, Unlock Your Potential!

About Strategy& (part of the PwC Network)

Strategy& is PwC’s global strategy consulting business which is positioned to deliver tailored and differentiated strategic advice and solutions to our clients. We work with many of the largest companies in Ireland, as well as a number of large multinationals, across a broad range of industries to solve their most difficult problems and unlock their biggest opportunities.

Our Irish strategy practice is recognised for providing thorough & independent views of businesses and insightful, practical solutions by highly engaged, high calibre teams. We are a close knit team from a diverse range of backgrounds and our culture is unique and what sets us apart.  At Strategy&, you’ll be empowered to work flexibly in a way that works for you, your clients and the teams around you

Purpose-led work to part of -

  • Strategy development: working alongside clients to design 3-5 year strategies for their business, with a focus on corporate strategy, growth strategy, market entry, route to market strategy, and M&A strategy.

  • Commercial due diligence: provide buy-side or vendor commercial due diligence of companies and markets.

The Opportunity for you

  • Working hand-in-hand with a strong and fast-growing team of strategy professionals, amidst an environment of camaraderie and entrepreneurial growth.

  • Being part of the global PwC Strategy& network, offering a great opportunity to develop, and being part of a wider top-tier global team.

  • Fast-paced environment, with the nature of our projects often being shorter in length, high intensity, and involves dealing with senior-level clients. We tend to do less long-term, operational-type projects based at the client site, away from home.

  • An exceptional mix of experiences and opportunities spanning corporate strategy, the deals market and Europe wide exciting projects.

  • Huge opportunities for accelerated personal and professional growth, and a long term (global) career at PwC.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work with clients through all stages of consulting projects: identifying the major issues that the client is facing, generating hypotheses against those issues, structuring and performing analyses, identifying creative but pragmatic options against the identified issues, developing conclusions, making strategic recommendations, and then developing plans to operationalize the agreed strategy. 

  • Communicate with working level clients and establish the trust-based relationships with clients

  • Develop practical solutions and methodologies; develop "thoughtware" and "point-of-view" documents; get published in industry periodicals

Experience & Skills  - What we are looking for

  • 2-5 years’ working experience with either  leading strategy consulting firms or internal industry strategy teams

  • High EQ and ability to build relationships with colleagues & clients

  • Outstanding communication skills with an ability to create and deliver compelling narratives and executive-level presentations

  • A curious and proactive attitude and the ability and desire to take ownership of projects from start to finish

  • Good quantitative analysis skills

  • Outstanding academics, Bachelor’s degree or above (overseas education and MBA is a plus)

  • Integrated capabilities of rigorous analytics and creative thinking

  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills

Unlock your potential with Strategy& Ireland

We believe that challenges are better solved together! We’re inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you’ll be a part of amazing teams encouraged to collaborate and innovate in a way that creates powerful solutions and makes a positive impact. This purpose-led work, and our continuous development and encouragement, will help unlock your potential and take your career to the next level.

Enjoy Strategy&’s perks

We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive employee benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at Life@PwC. (

Being appreciated for being you

Our most valuable asset is our people, and we grow stronger as we learn from one another. We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  We believe this so much that we have signed up for the Business in the Community Elevate Pledge. (

You can learn more about our culture of belonging and explore our range of inclusive programmes, initiatives, employee resource groups and more at

Avoid the confidence gap; you do not have to match all the listed requirements exactly to apply, we’d love to hear from you.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please email us at for more information.

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Firm: PwC

Location: Dublin



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