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Industrial Placement - Tax Consulting

What name would you give a team robot? How can you determine tax liability by taste? Does morality matter? How can there be so many different right answers to one question? Are you up for more than filing returns? Welcome to the future of tax consultancy.

To discover more about a career in Tax Consulting 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

Requirements & Qualifications

You will need to be studying towards at least a 2:1 in any degree discipline and due to graduate by September 2023 as you will complete the Industrial Placement in your penultimate year of university, as well as achieved at least 104 UCAS points (260 UCAS points pre-2017) for your A levels (or equivalent), at least a grade 4 (C) in English language and at least a grade 6 (B) in Maths in your GCSEs (or equivalent).​

Your opportunity

Tax Consulting is all about solving complex intellectual challenges. We help our clients make the right business decisions, on a worldwide scale, by working collaboratively and creatively. Which means you get to see the bigger picture and become an expert in your specialist field.

Business Tax: it’s our job to make complex tax issues understandable for senior stakeholders and decision makers. From day one, you’ll work closely with clients – big and small - across all industries, on every aspect of their corporate tax. You’ll help companies deal with an increasingly complex and rapidly evolving tax landscape. We also deliver large-scale, international projects, as the tax experts in a multidisciplinary team. In contrast, our Private Client Services sector provides tax advisory and compliance services to high net worth individuals, which includes domestic business owners and a high number of non-UK nationals, whose tax affairs can be complex. Finally, we offer the opportunity for you to join our US corporate tax team, based in London you will deliver on large corporate and partnership transactions, restructurings and sizeable US tax compliance engagements for multinational clients.

Your professional experience

In Tax Consulting you’ll get to work with and learn from some of the most talented and experienced professionals in the industry. You’ll be learning every day, from new tax legislation to technical skills, being proactive and adapting quickly to different types of work. You’ll have the opportunity to work with FTSE 100 organisations, start-ups and private individuals, helping them solve some of the most complex issues their business is ever likely to face.​

You will attend The Tax Analyst Academy in your first two weeks at Deloitte. During this time, you will get the opportunity to meet your peers and learn the soft skills and technical skills to operate as a tax professional from day one in the office.​

As a future graduate you will participate in the Tax Analyst Development two year programme designed to prepare you for promotion to Consultant. The programme comprises of on the job learning, core training, and study for professional qualification training.

Locations

We are currently closed for applications for all locations

Requirements & Qualifications

You will need to be studying towards at least a 2:1 in any degree discipline and due to graduate by September 2023 as you will complete the Industrial Placement in your penultimate year of university. You must have an A-level grade B in Mathematics and achieved at least 104 UCAS points (260 UCAS points pre-2017) for your A levels (or equivalent), at least a grade 4 (C) in English language and at least a grade 6 (B) in Maths in your GCSEs (or equivalent). 

Your opportunity

In Tax Consulting, you’ll provide clients with the support and advice they need to make key decisions on an international scale, whilst also creating a new model for delivering our services in a digital era. We bring together a mix of commercial, industry and technical knowledge, creative thinking and innovative technology, to help solve some of the most complex business issues our clients face. Our clients come from every sector and every location, and include fully-listed companies, private family-owned businesses, private equity-backed companies and public sector organisations. And our support is unique to each one. As well as plenty of variety, this broad spectrum gives you opportunities to specialise in a favoured sector or field.

Join our team and you’ll enjoy all the benefits of a renowned training programme, in a firm that’s embracing how technology and the world around us is changing.

Your professional experience

Deloitte Total Reward and Benefits provides companies and pension scheme trustees with advice and support on implementing, running, managing the risk and reducing the costs of pensions and other employee benefit arrangements. The Pensions and Rewards team focus on valuing the liabilities of pension schemes and working to reduce them. The following are some examples of the day-to-day work you will be involved in:

  • Completing checks on assumptions and accounting figures and drafting the report for pension schemes audits 
  • Completing calculations and supporting the development of a report for clients looking to undergo the process of liability management exercises 
  • Providing actuarial services to key clients, such as completing technical calculations and drafting scheme funding reports
  • Supporting pension trustees with scheme management and advising in negotiations with the sponsor
  • Participating in pensions and HR due diligence, as part of wider firm M&As, by completing analysis on information provided and drafting reports.

In Tax Consulting you’ll get to work with and learn from some of the most talented and experienced professionals in the industry. You’ll be learning every day, from new tax legislation to technical skills, being proactive and adapting quickly to different types of work. You’ll have the opportunity to work with FTSE 100 organisations, start-ups and private individuals, helping them solve some of the most complex issues their business is ever likely to face.​

You will attend Deloitte’s Tax & Legal Analyst Academy in your first two weeks at Deloitte. During this time, you will get the opportunity to meet your peers and learn the soft skills and technical skills to operate as a tax professional from day one in the office.​