Internal audit: graduate area of work
This area of work is all about using financial skills to inform business decisions and lead change. Graduate management accountants use strategy to make a real difference.
Graduates with strong academic records, great communication skills and self-confidence are needed to assess organisations and ensure they meet regulations.
Graduates keen to improve public services for the community should consider a career in public sector accounting.
This finance career sector is all about evaluating financial information with the consumer in mind. Graduates need a good dose of business awareness and strong analytical skills to succeed.
Graduate risk assessors use logic, creativity and interpersonal skills to develop structures and controls to protect businesses from potential risks.
When businesses are in the process of change they need graduates with initiative to advise and add value. Corporate finance roles usually involve lead advisory, transaction support and compliance work.
Graduates interested in intellectual challenge through helping businesses and individuals to pay their taxes in the most efficient way should consider this area of work.
Graduates in this field of accounting and financial management work with companies experiencing financial difficulties, possibly trading them or winding them down.
Are you calm and focused under pressure? Then a career working at the heart of an organisation, dealing with key financial functions, could be for you.
Hard-working graduates who are keen to help businesses develop effectively and are not afraid to question the status quo should consider this area of work.
Does resolving financial disputes and investigating fraud sound like your kind of thing? Is detective work appealing? If the answer's yes, a graduate career as a forensic accountant could be for you.