A key part of our purpose is to build trust in society. We provide decision makers with information they can depend on and give investors confidence.

In an ever changing world, there's an increasing focus on the total contribution from businesses to their customers, people, suppliers, community and the wider economy. We provide decision makers with information they can trust and give investors confidence.

In Assurance, we use cutting edge, collaborative technology to provide market leading services to our clients, both in person and virtually. We get right to the heart of business. With a continued demand for better corporate governance, accountability and transparency, we work with organisations to identify and manage their risks to best position them for the future.

Assurance is so much more than numbers. From assessing the sustainability of a supply chain, to the carbon footprint of a business, to compliance with their own internal governance policies, we help our clients to better understand their organisations’ culture and performance to help to achieve their true potential.

Our role impacts everyone’s lives and it’s work that really matters. In this constantly evolving environment, Assurance offers you a diverse career working with a wide range of businesses and industries. A career in Assurance gives you opportunity and challenge – we do work longer hours in busy season, and have to be flexible to meet the needs clients - often spending time on site with them.

You’ll also learn to juggle your time to study for your professional chartered accounting qualification. However, you’ll have a lot of support, from your team, people manager and buddy to help you achieve this.  It’s the variety and opportunity we offer that allows you to develop a broad range of effective business skills and enables our people to excel across the breadth of work Assurance offers and further on in their careers.

Assurance career journey


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Join Assurance and you could find yourself involved in:

Areas you can join us on an internship

You can join us in on a summer internship in our mainstream Assurance (external audit) business you’ll be providing market leading audit services to an unprecedented range of clients including the largest share of FTSE 100 companies of any UK audit firm.

Or choose a specialist areas of Assurance for an internship:

In Government and Public Sector you’ll focus on clients in the public sector and help make sure taxpayers’ money is being spent wisely.

In Risk Assurance you’ll help clients deliver business controls to protect and strengthen every aspect of their business, from people to performance, systems to strategy, business plans to business resilience.

In Technology Assurance, which is part of our risk assurance practice, specialists work with clients to help them anticipate, manage and mitigate risks to their IT systems and support them with their IT security and controls.

Our work in Assurance is client focused and you’ll be working at client sites or away from home and often to tight deadlines meaning longer hours. What you get out of your career in Assurance depends upon what you put in but above all this serves to give you the best possible training that can be offered and sets you up for your career in what- ever direction you choose to take it.

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