Looking for a graduate job?
Join our Graduate Work Placement
Get an induction to PwC, and then jump straight into the role, as well as studying towards becoming a Chartered Accountant.
What you will be doing
Our graduate work placement gives you an opportunity to get six months practical work experience with us, you’ll find out first-hand if this is the career for you. We have four graduate placements that you can get involved with.
Your role will also provide you with the opportunity to study towards the Chartered Accountant (ACA) qualification.
You’ll get to work closely with the best in industry, finance and government in the UK and abroad, bringing fresh insights and motivation to the problems they face. Our clients might want us to help them enter new markets; address the challenges created by organisational change; or draw up a sustainability strategy that aligns their commercial objectives with broader environmental and social concerns.
You’ll be joining PwC to work where our business has the most need, which could be in any of our lines of service: Assurance, Consulting, Tax or Deals. It will be a demanding role that may give the opportunity to gain experience across lots of different parts of our business, or it may mean you spend most of your time in one area. You’ll be based in London but you’ll be in demand and needed where the business wants you and if this is the case you’ll need to work in other locations across the UK.
Your knowledge will help high-profile organisations, entrepreneurs and family businesses understand complex rules and make informed decisions with significant impacts. You’ll also help governments ensure the efficient operation of tax systems and use your insight to solve long-term problems.
You’ll be at the forefront of new initiatives and explore emerging technologies and trends to help businesses. Whether that’s helping clients understand how technology can help them unlock their potential and protect their businesses, or using big data to provide insight and help steer strategy.
What you will have
All of this means that we’re looking for resilient, intelligent graduates who are able to be agile, flexible in their working style, and above all, quick to learn.
You are predicted or have a 2:1 or above in any discipline
You are resilient and intelligent
You are agile and flexible in your working style
Company benefits: Professional qualifications • Work with high-end clients •
We are PwC
We have graduate and undergraduate opportunities in Assurance, Actuarial, Consulting, Deals, Legal, Tax or Technology.
Our aim is to be ‘the leading professional services firm’, and to achieve this we must be innovative, responsible and attract outstanding people.
Our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems for our clients, helping them tackle business challenges and improving how they work.
With almost 18,000 employees at offices UK-wide, attracting the right talent continues to be paramount and, as a progressive employer, we continue to develop a diverse and agile workforce who feel empowered to be the best they can be. This includes supporting different ways of working, with ‘Everyday Flexibility’ allowing our people to better balance work and life, and ‘dress for your day’, where employees decide what’s appropriate given their daily responsibilities.
Opportunities are at the heart of a career with PwC.
Graduates and undergraduates can expect to be part of a stimulating environment working on challenging projects where you’ll have access to a world of opportunity and experiences, in a culture that embraces difference. No matter what your degree or background, PwC have a range of roles to suit everyone.
We look for talented people eager to learn, with business awareness, intellectual and cultural curiosity. Trainees can develop and grow within a supportive and nurturing learning environment - in some business areas, this could mean working towards a professional qualification.
Whatever your route, we are focused on our people achieving their full potential, where hard work and accomplishments are recognised and rewarded with a competitive salary and a tailored, flexible benefits scheme.