Looking for a graduate job?
Join our Assurance Industrial Placement
Get a head start on your career while working with some of the world’s most influential organisations and governments, helping them keep and publish reliable financial accounts.
Location: Various locations
What you will be doing
As well as developing on-the-job experience in the business world, you’ll be part of an organisation that’s shaping the future of business. You'll be working with a team of experts on real client projects plus, take home a salary for it too.
You’ll begin studying for your chartered accountancy qualifications with ICAEW in England, or ICAS in Scotland, and will be offered even more training and development options from EY’s in-house experts.
If everything works out well, you could even secure a job here after you graduate where you’ll continue to develop and complete your professional qualifications.
What is Assurance at EY?
Our Assurance teams analyse the data behind our clients’ businesses. As external auditors, they help companies and governments publish accurate financial accounts that their clients and industry regulators can rely on.
You will test clients’ business controls to ensure they’re working as they should be
You will perform detailed testing to confirm these financial statements are true and fairly stated
You will use our technology platforms to analyse data which forms the basis for clients’ financial statements
You will work with clients on siteYou will take on an increased workload during busy season
Entry requirements: If you’re studying for an honours degree (in any subject) that includes a one-year placement and you’re in your penultimate year of university, this placement is for you.
We are EY
Wherever you are on your career journey, EY will help you keep learning, evolving and building the future that’s right for you.
As a professional services firm, we help organisations make better decisions about business, finance and technology. In a fast-changing world, it’s an exciting place to be. We want to ‘Build a better working world’, and we do this by asking local and global businesses better questions so they’re able to answer and navigate today’s ever-changing world.
Because we’re at the forefront of business, a career with us means you’ll continuely be learning and evolving. We recruit based on strengths and potential, and have a variety of programmes for school students, undergrads and graduates.
We’re 270,000 people in more than 150 countries, working across four key areas: Assurance, Consulting, Tax and Transactions. We have 21 offices in the UK so you’ll find us at the heart of business communities all over the country.
If you’re creative, curious and want to make a real impact on the working world while developing important skills for the future, one of our programmes could be right for you.