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Audit Internship Assistant - Preston - June 2024

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RSM UK

1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Preston

AI generated summary

  • Candidates for this audit internship assistant position at RSM UK must be enthusiastic self-starters with a strong grasp of technical concepts, confident with numbers, excellent team players, and possess strong communication skills. Academic qualifications include 112 UCAS points across 3 A Levels or equivalent, as well as a predicted/obtained honours degree. Passion, personality, and originality are also valued.
  • The Audit Internship Assistant at RSM UK in Preston will work closely with the audit team, gaining hands-on experience with client work, taking ownership of tasks within larger teams, and preparing to lead teams in the future. This role offers exposure to a wide variety of organizations, providing valuable experience for a future career in auditing.

Off-cycle Internship

Accounting & TaxPreston

Description

  • At RSM, you’ll discover a culture that nurtures individuality and an environment where everyone is supported to reach their potential. If you perform well, you could be given the opportunity to join one of our Graduate training programmes when you graduate that will help you kick-start your business career. With us, you’ll always be moving forward.

What does our external audit team do?

  • Our team carries out a detailed, risk-based review of a company’s financial records, processes and controls to form an opinion on whether the financial statements prepared by the directors are true and fair.
  • A robust audit challenges the operations of a business and improves the internal workings of the entity. This is critical in today’s business world as the financial statements are one of only a small number of documents that a company will place into the public domain, and a quality audit gives confidence in what is delivered to all stakeholders.

Requirements

  • We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are always up for a challenge and want to learn.
  • Audit is a technically demanding discipline, so we look for people who are quick to grasp new subjects.
  • You may have confidence with numbers, be an excellent team player, or be inquisitive of complicated issues. If you don’t, we will look to develop these skills in you.
  • You’ll often need to explain complex financial information, so you’ll need excellent written and verbal communication skills. What separates us from our competitors is the financial acumen we demonstrate and we expect that right from the start from our people.
  • At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important.
  • You will need:
  • 112 UCAS points across 3 A Levels or an equivalent level 3 qualification, or 104 UCAS points across 4 Scottish Highers/Advanced Highers or Irish Leaving Certificate (Higher Level);
  • A predicted/obtained honours degree.

Education requirements

Bachelors
Currently Studying
Undergraduate

Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax

Responsibilities

  • At RSM, you’ll be a key member of our team from day one. You’ll get involved in client work very quickly, always working as part of larger teams, giving you ownership of tasks within those teams swiftly and preparing you to lead those teams in the future.
  • Our internship programme allows you to experience working in the audit team alongside current trainees and experienced members of the firm. This hands-on early experience is invaluable as you take the next steps in your career.
  • The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to will really help set you up for your future career as you will be working with a wide variety of organisations, including large listed companies, national retail chains, and high-profile charities, as well as some of our international clients that operate throughout the UK and beyond.

Application process

  • Please note, for those who perform well throughout our assessment process, should your first preference be unavailable, you could potentially be offered a role in another location or department. This would always be discussed with you in this instance.
  • RSM will only take one application into consideration per recruitment cycle. We do not accept multiple applications to different vacancies.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Preston