Taster Week for Doctors, Consulting, M&A Strategy&, London, 2018
Strategy& Strategy& is PwC’s Strategy Consulting practice. You’ll work on challenging and varied assignments - from helping a company identify attractive new markets, advising a Private Equity client on game changing investments to helping industry leaders solve their toughest corporate and M&A challenges and seize their greatest opportunities.
Medics in Consulting Are you a high achieving medic with an interest in business? Our week long work placement for doctors offers the perfect opportunity for you to gain insight and exposure to a fast paced business and consulting environment.
Doctors play an important and leading role in healthcare and business organisations around the world. The work placement will allow you to gain first hand experience and work with our expert team to develop your skills as a business leader.
You'll work within our M&A strategy team on healthcare focused projects and be expected to contribute to the team from day one through:
Attending and contributing to meetings
Working with external clients and internal teams
Undertaking research, analysis and completing tasks
We will also provide some teaching around basic business and strategic concepts to give you context around the work we do, as well as some of the key skills that will enable you to contribute effectively and make the most of your time with us.
We understand that life as a doctor can be demanding on your time. As such, the work placement will be run year round to match your clinical commitments - just make sure to tell us your availability when you apply!
The work experience placement is non-evaluative and does not constitute as an application to PwC. However, if you have impressed during the work placement and subsequently decide you want to apply we will provide advice and help you navigate the graduate process.
What you need to get in
You’ll need to be a medical doctor or final year medical student with an exceptional academic record
Have a proven interest in business and healthcare
Demonstrate strong leadership, problem solving and analytical skills
Have deanery approval (if undertaking work placement as part of Foundation Year Taster Week) or confirmed availability
How to apply Apply by completing our online application form and submitting your CV and one page cover letter online.
In your Covering Letter please outline:
your motivations for applying
what you expect to gain
your relevant experience
work experience availability by date
You will also be required to complete online tests before your CV and Cover Letter is reviewed by the hiring team. If successful, you will be offered a place on the programme.