PwC China Sourcing Initiative Session

On Friday, September 14th, OCS organized a CSI information session in 1212. The invited guest speaker is Christine Cui. She is from PwC China Sourcing Initiative(CSI) team.

The one and half hour session was very informative. Ms. Cui started from introducing CSI. This is a US and Canada based PwC recruiting program for students who are willing to work at locations in mainland China and Hong Kong. The CSI program has been continuing for eleven years and consists of two devoted team members. This program recruits for positions at six locations in China: Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Hongkong, and Macau. She said that last year CSI gave offers for 15 applicants from over 170 applications. She hopes this year CSI will recruit more students for PwC.

Then she introduced PwC from an interesting video which interviewed college students with different majors and employees’ kids with some unique views of PwC. At the end of the video, PwC employees’ presented their insights about working in PwC, including creating values, inspiring potentials, encouraging joint improvement, creating futures, and changing the game. PwC offers service to over 158 countries, which including over 84% of the Fortune Global 500 companies. In 2018, Universum ranked PwC China #1 as the most attractive employer for business students in accounting and auditing industries. PwC’s service is in six big areas: Assurance, Tax, Consulting, Audit, Risk insurance, deals. Students from different majors will find a fit. PwC supports employees to be the best in a variety of fields: plenty of training opportunity, career coaches, job coaches, and employee assistance program.

Ms. Cui also gave the attendees information about how to apply online, the qualification for candidates, and the application deadline. For those who will graduate with a bachelor’s or master’s degree from Jan 2018 to August 2019 who plan to work for PwC Mainland China and Hong Kong, please start your move right now. CSI application deadline is 10/8/2018. After completing the online application, you will receive a confirmation number. Please keep it. For those who want to get an interview in the US and Canada, please choose US and Canada as the preference interview location. Those who get offers will be trained July/August 2019, start working in Sep/Oct 2019. Please note that CSI recruits full-time jobs, not internship jobs.