Professional Services Assistant (Audit, Accounting & Tax) - School Leaver Apprenticeship Programme - 3 posts - 16485
29 November 2018
RSM is a leading global provider of audit, tax and consulting
services to middle market leaders. As an integrated team, we share
skills, insight and resources, as well as a client-centric,
collaborative approach that's based on a deep understanding of our
You will be working in our busy Edinburgh office with some
travel to client sites.
What might a day in this job look like?
Our Professional Services Assistant (Audit, Accounting and Tax)
School Leaver Programme will give you all the skills and support
you need to unlock a future that's packed with opportunities and
new experiences. You'll enjoy a powerful combination of on-the-job
learning and structured training - not to mention an impressive
client list to work with.
When you join our team, you'll discover a culture that nurtures
individuality and an environment where everyone is supported to
reach their potential. With us, you'll always be moving
What will I learn?
- Our Trainees play a key role in supporting the work described
above and gain tremendous experience to provide top quality career
- You will benefit from on-the-job training from more senior
members of the team, as well as joining peers on internal training
courses that will develop you as an individual.
- You will become involved in client work very quickly, initially
working as part of a larger team - perhaps taking responsibility
for specific audit tests or aspects of the audit file.
- The depth of services and clients you will be exposed to early
in your career will provide you with a jump start into the varied
world of accountancy.
- We will expose you to the skills you require to become a true
trusted advisor to your clients in the future.
- While gaining real hands-on experience, your development in the
role will be optimised by training from the company's highly
regarded dedicated team.
- As well as internal training and on-the-job mentoring you will
have the opportunity to train towards the AAT or ATT qualification,
with support provided post-qualification ensuring you are well
equipped to enjoy a successful and satisfying career with the
What Qualifications / Qualities are required?
You will need 112 UCAS (new tariff) across 3 A Levels or 104
(new tariff) across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. UCAS changed
their points system so under the old tariff it would be 280 or 260
At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think
passion, personality and originality are just as
Although this role is advertised for the August 2019 intake,
it's a possibility that your start date could be prior to this. We
can discuss this at interview if of interest.
Sunday 31 March.