Are you future ready? Graduate Brochure 2015 - Are you future ready? Opportunities in Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and Tax Undergraduate and Graduate Brochure 2015

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<ul><li><p>1</p><p>Are you future ready?</p><p>Opportunities in Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and TaxUndergraduate and Graduate Brochure 2015</p></li><li><p>2</p><p>Why join EY?2 A global business 4 Working with the best 6 Your future starts here 8 Training and development </p><p>Guiding you towards your career11 First year12 Penultimate year 14 Final year16 We guide you</p><p>Graduate opportunities18 Our Service Lines20 Advisory22 Assurance24 Corporate Finance26 Tax28 Financial Services</p><p>What next?30 How to apply32 Contact us</p><p>Contents</p></li><li><p>1</p><p>Preparing for a future in business</p><p>These are exciting and ambitious times for our 190,000 people worldwide. We are growing fast, working together towards an exciting future and our bold purpose of building a better working world. </p><p>As we advise the worlds most important companies and organisations on the issues that matter most, this will give you fi rst hand experiences of the business challenges that are shaping the world, and we will equip you with world-class training and qualifi cations. </p><p>You will have the chance to build relationships with people from all over the world and from a variety of industries. Those relationships will help you to learn, develop and shape your career. I truly believe that the experiences our people gain with EY last a lifetime.</p><p>That is why we need bright curious minds people who are ready to contribute to a globally growing business with strong ambition and purpose, and who have what it takes to work on critical issues for our clients.</p><p>A career at EY puts you at the heart of the business world. Are you ready to commit to a culture of exceptional client service and world-class teaming?</p><p>Steve Varley, Chairman and Managing Partner UK &amp; Ireland </p></li><li><p>2</p></li><li><p>3</p><p>Focus on future growthEY is one of the worlds leading professional services organisations. We have 190,000 people working across 150 countries for clients all over the world. Together, across our four Service Lines of Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and Tax, our work generates revenues of more than $25.8 billion each year. By 2020 we plan to double in revenue.</p><p>If youre ambitious, EY is one of the best places to start your career and gain the skills to prepare you for the business world of tomorrow.</p><p>I was very surprised at the wide variety of career opportunities that the organisation has to offer. EY has a strong support network that can help you achieve your goals. Lavan, Associate, Assurance</p><p>Watch Lavans videoukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>4</p><p>Working with the best World-classexperiencesIts not just the professional qualifications youll gain here that make the difference. Its the clients and colleagues youll work with, from entrepreneurs to multinationals, wholl give you the skills, confidence and connections to take your career as far as it can go. In every sector youll work with experts of the highest calibre. This is what makes the EY experience so rich and diverse, and gives you opportunities for development and learning that are second to none.</p><p>Im building my network, and its clear to me that at EY Im making contacts and building relationships that will help me right through my career.Abi, Tax Advisor, Financial Services Tax</p><p>Watch Abis videoukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>5</p></li><li><p>6</p></li><li><p>7</p><p>Your future starts hereCareers at the top of the business world are often defined by where they start. Starting yours at EY gives you the training, skills, contacts and experiences that will stay with you for a lifetime.</p><p>Dealing with high profile acquisitions, taking big companies public and with real ownership of my work, you get full involvement and build confidence fast.Keyan, Senior Executive, Corporate Finance</p><p>Watch Keyans videoukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>8</p><p>We provide the training and experience You bring the ambition</p><p>We prepare you today for the business world of tomorrow, and where you take your career is completely driven by you. Well provide you with world-class experiences as well as training, mentoring and support throughout your professional qualifi cations. Whichever programme you join, youll have unrivalled access to some of the most talented and experienced business professionals in the industry. </p><p>Youll work in high performing teams for some of the worlds most respected organisations. Youll get guidance, but youll need to seize the opportunities youre given to make the most of your experience. Our people are crucial to our business, which is why we invest our time and resources to develop skills that will enhance your future career wherever it takes you.</p><p>At EY, our graduates are the lifeblood of our business. We recognise they will be the leaders of tomorrow.</p><p>Liz Bingham, Managing Partner Talent, UK &amp; IrelandRanked in FT Top 50 OUTstanding in Business list</p></li><li><p>9</p><p>Professional qualificationsWe offer and support a wide range of professional qualifications; which one you pursue will depend on the Service Line you choose to work in. Whether you qualify in Chartered Accountancy or another professional service, youll be gaining the knowledge and skills you need to perform in your role. These qualifications open the door to your future success. </p><p>Coaching &amp; supportFrom the very start, youll get guidance from your assigned personal coach. Youll work hard to reach the goals you set for yourself going as far and as fast as you want to go, with every accommodation made for any specific needs you have. Well give you the training, coaching and support that will enable you to succeed in your career. </p><p>Learning &amp; trainingYoull learn a lot from working in teams alongside experts in their field, but our award-winning, bespoke training is key to developing your personal and technical skills. If you show leadership qualities, you could also qualify for one of our progression programmes to accelerate your strategic, people and management skills.</p><p>Celebrating successAt EY, we like to recognise and reward outstanding performance. As you progress from trainee to qualified, on into a management role and beyond into partnership, well always celebrate your success. Around 2,000 of our interns attend the annual International Intern Leadership Conference in Florida, and our newly promoted managers and assistant directors attend an EMEIA (Europe, Middle East, India and Africa) training conference to share ideas and best practice across the organisation.</p><p>Reviewing performanceAmbitious people always like to measure their success to understand how and where they can improve. Youll have regular reviews in which you can discuss your progress with your coach and set new goals for yourself. You can draw on our experience and you can guarantee our support, but itll be up to you how quickly you progress.</p><p>InductionOn day one, youll join your peers on a rigorous induction that helps you make the transition from university to work. Youll start working with clients from the outset, forming an important part of a high performing team it will be a steep learning curve, but its the best way to learn.</p><p>40,000 hours volunteered in the UK by our people in 2013</p><p>8 millionhours of learning worldwide Learn more</p><p>ukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>10Learn moreukcareerguide.ey.com</p><p>EY Programmes Kick-start your careerWere committed to preparing the graduates of today for the business world of the future, and that commitment starts before you join. You can benefit from the experience you gain at EY long before you finish university, because its never too early to start planning your career. The sooner you gain real business experience and build valuable skills, the more youll stand out when it comes to applying for a graduate role. </p><p>We offer programmes and tools that you can take advantage of whilst youre still at university. These could build your employability and help your future career. They range from our highly regarded internships and the elite Leadership Academy to an award-winning careers guide website and a recruitment team thats on hand to answer questions. </p><p>The next few pages give an overview of whats available to you in each university year.</p></li><li><p>11</p><p>Discover EY is an innovative two-day programme run specifically for first year students*. Through interactive workshops, well give you an insight into the world of Audit and Tax, show you what life is like at EY and give you an idea of how were trying to build a better working world. </p><p>At the end of your two days, youll know a lot more about yourself and how you might apply your strengths at EY. Perform well and you could secure a place on our Summer Internship programme.</p><p>The EY Leadership Academy offers those with real talent the chance to show that they have what it takes to succeed. Our three-day residential course teams you up with our sharpest business minds. Youll learn from their experiences, and be stretched and challenged in a demanding environment. </p><p>As you hone the strengths you already have, youll demonstrate the necessary qualities to be a future business leader. Impress us, and you could secure a place on our Summer Internship programme.</p><p>* All first year programmes are also available to second year students on a 4 year degree. </p><p>EY Leadership Academy3 Days</p><p>Discover EY2 Days</p><p>First year* Its never too early to start experiencing EY</p><p>Attending an open day or evening at one of our offices around the country could help you understand the career opportunities available to you. This introductory day will give you a glimpse of how a global professional services organisation works and youll meet people at different stages of their career, allowing you to gain some valuable insights. </p><p>Insight Day1 Day</p><p>Learn moreukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>12</p><p>Penultimate year A taste of life in a global organisation and a chance to shine</p><p>The EY Leadership Academy offers those with real talent the chance to show that they have what it takes to succeed. Our three-day residential course teams you up with our sharpest business minds. Youll learn from their experiences, and be stretched and challenged in a demanding environment. </p><p>As you hone the strengths you already have, youll demonstrate the necessary qualities to be a future business leader. Impress us, and you could secure a graduate role.</p><p>A six-week summer programme that fully immerses you in life and work at EY. </p><p>After an induction to the organisation, the pace picks up fast. Soon youll be doing the same kind of work as our graduates being part of a team and working directly with clients in one of our four main business areas: Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and Tax. </p><p>A successful internship can make you ready for a future in business, and with an EY internship, youll benefit from world-class training and career development, allowing you to stretch yourself and make a positive contribution. Impress us, and theres a good chance youll be offered a graduate position.</p><p>3 DaysEY Leadership Academy</p><p>EY Summer Internship6 Weeks</p><p>Attending an open day or evening at one of our offices around the country could help you understand the career opportunities available to you. This introductory day will give you a glimpse of how a global professional services organisation works and youll meet people at different stages of their career, allowing you to gain some valuable insights.</p><p>Insight Day1 Day</p></li><li><p>13</p><p>Its our global mindset that gets the best results and the EY Global Student Experience is a unique 11-week internship for those who want to go far in international business. It starts with a one-week induction in one of our UK offices, followed by four weeks in one of our international offices. After that, you will attend our week long International Intern Leadership Conference in Florida. </p><p>Its a great opportunity to meet more than 2,000 interns and business leaders from all over the world, and to see how people from different cultures and backgrounds work together. Youll consolidate your experiences during the final five weeks of your internship in the UK. Perform well and you could secure a graduate job offer.</p><p>Designed for those whose degree requires a year-long industrial placement, youll spend 12 months within our fast-paced global organisation. Youll be working as part of a wider team on client projects and could gain a head start towards a professional accountancy qualification. </p><p>What you put into your placement will determine what you get out of it. Youll be paid for the duration of your time with us and if you perform well, you could secure a graduate job.</p><p>EY Global Student Experience</p><p>11 Weeks</p><p>EY Placement12 Months</p><p>EY offer so many opportunities for interns. Getting my offer at the end of my internship was a real career milestone for me.</p><p>Harry, Associate, Assurance</p><p>Learn moreukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>14</p><p>If youve already graduated but havent made a concrete decision about your career, thats no problem. You can apply for one of our graduate roles or attend an Insight Day event to understand more about the opportunities available. Final year students going on to do </p><p>further study or a year of travel can spend an exciting six weeks learning some fundamental business skills. Starting with an induction to the organisation, the pace picks up fast. Soon, youll be doing the same kind of work as our graduates being part of a team working with our clients in one of our four main business areas: Advisory, Assurance, Corporate Finance and Tax. </p><p>A successful internship can make you ready for a future in business, and if your internship goes well, theres a good chance youll be offered a graduate position at the end.</p><p>EY Summer Internship6 Weeks</p><p>Apply for a graduate job</p><p>If youve already decided on the right career path, apply for a graduate job. </p><p>Our graduate programmes are popular and the vacancies fill quickly, so if youre ready we encourage you to apply early. We open our vacancies on 1 July.</p><p>Beyond universityey.com/uk/careers</p><p>Final yearGearing up for a career in global business</p><p>Attend one of our open days or evenings at one of our offices around the country and get a real insight into EY and the career opportunities available to you.</p><p>Insight Day1 Day</p><p>Learn moreukcareerguide.ey.com</p></li><li><p>15</p><p> EY offer plenty of programmes so its never too late to get valuable work experience. It can make the difference and help you secure your dream job.</p><p>Sarita, Consultant, Advisory</p></li><li><p>16</p><p>Helping you make the right career choice</p><p>What you need to knowWe are one of the UKs biggest student recruiters, so we know how essential it is to help you make informed career choices. By taking part in our programmes and experiences, you can begin to build your employability and make smart career decisions right now. And if you decide a career in professional services is for you, we are transparent about the skills and qualities we look for and can help you prepare yourself. </p><p>From the moment you arrive at university and throughout your time as a student our choice of programmes, experiences and tools help identify your natural strengths, improve employability and increase your chances of success in the application and interview process. They range from internship...</p></li></ul>