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Industrial Placement - Audit & Assurance

Can you get better quality out when you put less time in? How can artificial intelligence make us more naturally creative? Can standardisation inspire individuality? We’re reinventing the future of audit and assurance; are you ready to make change happen?

To discover more about a career Audit & Assurance click here

What you need

Want to get a head start on your career? Deloitte’s year-long industrial placement offers world-class training, hands-on experience and a potential place on our graduate programme.

Check our Learning and Development webpage for more information on Professional Qualifications.

Entry Requirements

Our requirements vary for a few specialist roles and therefore before you apply we recommend that you review the specific academic requirements on the vacancy job description.

Application Deadline

Applications for our Industrial Placements will close on a rolling basis when we have enough applications. We therefore advise that you apply as soon as possible so that you don’t miss out on securing a role.

We close our vacancies on a rolling basis as roles are filled. We encourage you to submit your full application as soon as possible.

Locations:

We are currently closed for applications for all locations

Want to get a head start on your career? Deloitte’s year-long industrial placement offers world-class training, hands-on experience working directly with major clients, and a potential place on our graduate programme.

Requirements & Qualifications

You will need to be in your penultimate year at university studying towards at least a 2:1 in any degree discipline and due to graduate by September 2023, as well as achieved at least 104 UCAS points (260 UCAS points pre-2017) for your A levels (or equivalent), and at least a grade 4 (C) in English language and at least a grade 5 (B) in Maths in your GCSEs (or equivalent).

Check our Learning and Development webpage for more information on Professional Qualifications.

Your opportunity

Each of our Audit & Assurance businesses offers fascinating engagements, inspirational colleagues, and every opportunity to explore, develop and grow. The difference is in the type of clients you’ll work with.

  • Private: Want to work with some of the UK’s most dynamic privately owned companies in a role that goes beyond auditing? Private gives you the unique opportunity to work directly with company owners across all aspects of their business - supporting them on their journey to becoming a listed company. 
  • Public: Within Public Audit, working on controls-based auditing offers the intellectual challenge of understanding a client’s business. You’ll develop relationships far beyond the main finance team, providing valuable insights to the company’s Board of Directors and leadership teams. All making for a more interesting and rewarding experience. Our Public Audit clients include some of the largest and most successful companies listed in the UK or US. 
  • Financial Services: Specialise in the insurance, banking and investments industries, working with a diverse range of clients from key players to the industry’s rising stars. With digital transformation top of the agenda, you’ll go beyond providing audit and assurance, to finding new ways for clients to improve how they work. 
  • Pensions Audit Centre of Excellence: The Pensions Audit Centre of Excellence (PACE) sits within Financial Services and works directly with clients on a large portfolio of pension scheme audits. PACE also supports audit teams throughout the UK firm in delivering pension asset testing and providing support on some of the firm’s most prestigious UK and multinational audit clients. 
  • Analytics and Modelling: The Analytics & Modelling team sits within Assurance and works with some of the world’s most recognizable names. Just about every business gathers and holds data in digital form, files or databases. This data goes into models, which could be in a variety of formats. Analytics are then produced by working with these data models to make key decisions, to monitor the business and for presentations across the industry including to customers and regulators. Our team helps clients with their data, models and analytics for their business. We can produce them, give assurance over what has been produced by clients themselves, search for risks and issues within large datasets or we can give advice and training on how they can improve.

Your professional experience

As an Industrial Placement student in Audit & Assurance you’ll get to work with and learn from some of the most talented and experienced professionals in the industry. You will have the opportunity to work with clients to develop innovative audit strategies, working on internal and external audits, accounting advisory and regulation assurance and advisory. You can expect early responsibility and training to provide you with building your knowledge of Audit & Assurance.

You’ll join a programme designed to develop our future leaders and specialists. You’ll gain experience in a number of different areas of our business, and can potentially go on to work overseas or to experience life in one of our many specialist teams, such as Accounting Advisory or Analytics and Modelling. You’ll be encouraged to continue learning throughout your career

Your service line: Audit & Assurance

In an industry best known for looking back, Deloitte looks beyond.

Our Audit & Assurance team understand the most important decisions are the ones we are yet to make. Crafting the future in an informed and clear-sighted way means understanding current conditions, as well as the trends that are shaping tomorrow. That is why we use our expertise in audit to show where things stand now, and to help inform the next step. With the assurance we provide, we help our clients to look ahead with strength and confidence across all of their accounting, regulatory and transaction needs.

Innovation is the key, underpinned by audit quality. You will be joining a diverse team of experts capable of delivering meaningful and durable change for both our clients and our profession.

Locations

We are currently closed for applications for all locations

Requirements & Qualifications

Want to get a head start on your career? Deloitte’s year-long industrial placement offers world-class training, hands-on experience working directly with major clients, and a potential place on our graduate programme.

You will need to be in your penultimate year at university studying towards at least a 2:1 in any degree discipline and due to graduate in September 2023, as well as achieved at least 104 UCAS points (260 UCAS points pre-2017) for your A levels (or equivalent), and at least a grade 4 (C) in English language and at least a grade 5 (B) in Maths in your GCSEs (or equivalent).

Your opportunity

The Analytics & Modelling team work with some of the world’s most recognizable names.

Just about every business gathers and holds data in digital form, files or databases. This data goes into models, which could be in a variety of formats. Analytics are then produced by working with these data models to make key decisions, to monitor the business and for presentations across the industry including to customers and regulators.

Our team helps clients with their data, models and analytics for their business. We can produce them, give assurance over what has been produced by clients themselves, search for risks and issues within large datasets or we can give advice and training on how they can improve.

Your professional experience

As an Industrial Placement student in Audit & Assurance you’ll get to work with and learn from some of the most talented and experienced professionals in the industry. You will have the opportunity to work with clients and develop your technical skills. Working with the A&M team will allow you to build on your Excel skills as well as VBA, SQL and Tableau.