We will deliver the highest quality audits, combining passionate people with leading technology to build trust in society
Our graduate programmes will provide you with an exceptional career experience working with and learning from the best. You’ll be providing market leading audit services to an unrivalled range of clients including the largest share of FTSE 100 companies of any UK audit firm.
Our programmes will empower you to learn new skills for the digital world, to reimagine the possible on how you work with clients, and harness your skills to work on multiple projects through client engagements and study towards your professional qualification.
You can join our Audit practice in any one of our 20 UK offices. Each office and region will have their own unique set of clients ranging from leading multinational companies to start-ups, from family businesses and private individuals, to government and public sector bodies and charities. Our financial services clients cover industries within banking and capital markets, private equity, insurance and consumer finance, working with regional offices too, not just in London.
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It’s an exciting time to join us in Audit. Quality is at the heart of how we build trust in society. We bring passionate people together to work inclusively and celebrate our successes. We put the team first and pride ourselves on our global reputation as a trusted place to do business. We recognise Audit as a deep specialism and give our people access to the best opportunities whilst helping to shape the future of our Audits.
Our people challenge and are open to challenge themselves as we work to solve important problems for the organisations we audit. They take pride in their work and profession, working together with flexibility, agility and intelligence. They put the team first and are passionate about quality in everything that they do.
You'll be part of client engagements straight away, working with clients either from their base, virtually, or from one of our PwC offices. You’ll need to be a people person, tenacious and resilient. It's investigative work where you’ll regularly speak with key contacts such as financial controllers or finance directors, checking that data is accurate and highlighting and questioning any inaccuracies.
If you're joining a regional office, it’s worth noting that due to the geographical spread of our clients, you may find it beneficial to be able to drive, making travel between clients more accessible. Upon joining, you'll have the option to choose our car scheme as part of our benefits package or we recommend you consider living near to good public transport networks.
A career at PwC is challenging, but the growth and reward is unparalleled. In Audit we are looking for people who are passionate about quality in everything that they do and demonstrate behaviours that strengthen audit quality. Find out more here.
In Audit you’ll study towards the Chartered Accountant (ACA or CA) qualification.
You’ll start your professional qualification almost immediately upon joining and within the first few months you’ll take your first set of exams. Studying can be tough but we'll be right behind you with full financial support and access to first-class tuition. Our innovative and market leading training programme enables individuals to learn in the most conducive way to suit your preferences and learning style. The approach is designed to offer flexibility in terms of what, when and how you study, allowing you to go at your own pace. You won’t go through this alone, you’ll study with the rest of your cohort, building strong relationships and networks along the way. Yes, studying and exams can be difficult, balancing client demands with evening social activities is tricky, but we have an open culture in Audit and empower our people to have a voice.
For most of our Audit programmes, you'll need to have or be on course for a 2.1 degree or above in any subject.
What makes our Audit teams special is our people, the relationships they build and the quality and pride in the work they do - all underpinned by the latest technology. Through our breadth of business knowledge and purpose-led work, such as ESG reporting, you’ll see the difference we can make to our clients and the communities we live in. There’s always a story behind the numbers and we explore this for our clients. Hear from some of our Women in Audit, each sharing their individual journeys to really bring to life what we do; because every career is different.