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Graduate Scheme in Audit for 1 of the Big 4 Professional Services Firms

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Graduate scheme
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Looking for a graduate job or internship in Scotland? Want to kick-start your career at one of the UK's top, global, award-winning employers? Motivated to work in a beautiful, coastal location like Aberdeen?

This world-renowned professional services (Big 4) firm is looking to take on graduates and interns from ANY degree background for their Aberdeen-based Audit programmes...

Who is the company?

  • Our client, 1 of the Big 4 professional services companies, is one of the largest providers of audit services in the world
  • As a top 20 graduate employer with around 200,000 employees operating across 150 countries, their expertise ensures they are constantly adding value for their clients

What would an internship or graduate scheme in Audit involve?

Auditing involves analysing data that goes into financial statements to ensure that they are a true and fair representation of the business.

  • You’ll gain experience with companies across a range of sectors, learning how to deliver an accurate, impartial perspective on financial activity - skills in which you will develop from day one
  • It’s work with real impact – opportunity to make a positive difference for businesses and society and to shape the future of the profession
  • Varied work - opportunity to work with a variety of businesses, in one or more industry sectors
  • The firm is leveraging tech-enabled solutions to help deliver quality audits – you will work with some of the latest technologies, such as artificial intelligence and advanced data analytics
  • Career development - tools and guidance are provided for you to shape your own development, with real ownership of your career path

Why should you apply?

  • Working in audit will equip you with valuable technical skills, broad commercial understanding and in-depth knowledge of many different industry sectors
  • You will have the opportunity to train to become a Chartered Accountant, with all qualifications fully funded and supported (ACA)
  • You will be working with a rich variety of clients to inspire and develop your potential
  • You will have the opportunity to travel to visit clients both nationally and internationally
  • You will be joining a Top 20 graduate employer with some of the world’s leading graduate programmes
  • 25 days holiday (with the option to buy an extra 10 days), lunch allowance, iPad and bike schemes, student joiner loan (up to the value of £8,000), flexible benefits scheme that allows you to choose benefits that suit you and financial support towards gaining professional qualifications
  • Structured, quality training – trainees are supported in achieving relevant professional qualifications and have access to the development tools and support needed to shape your
  • career
  • Part of a supportive, friendly and diverse community with opportunities to make a difference outside of the office through our volunteering initiatives (up to 6 days of work time off each year)

Why work in Aberdeen?

  • All the same benefits, training and opportunities as at their other UK locations
  • Close proximity to beautiful countryside and stunning beaches
  • Close-knit and supportive graduate community
  • Affordable housing and lower living costs, with plenty of places to visit and activities to do including castles, golf, whiskey distilleries, winter sports (skiing & snowboarding) and much more
  • There’s a variety of audit companies that you will work in, including leading industry firms and oilfield services organisations

Who is best suited to this role?

  • You must be on track for a 2:1 or above in ANY degree subject
  • You must be committed to living and working in Aberdeen
  • You must be comfortable analysing and interpreting complex information
  • An interest in technology and innovation is desired

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More about this vacancy

Number of vacancies: 
6 to 10
Pension scheme (with company contribution), Private healthcare
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Degree subjects accepted:

All degree subjects accepted
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Accepts applications from students / graduates requiring a work permit?: