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Welcome to RSM. As one of the largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms in the world, we help school leavers kick-start their career in business.

Whether you join us in audit, tax, consulting, risk advisory or accounting, you’ll enjoy a powerful combination of on-the-job learning and structured training – not to mention an impressive client list to work with. We support organisations across a wide range of sectors, so you could be working with premier league footballers and tech start-ups one day, and charities and multinationals the next.

When you join RSM, you’ll discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. You’ll gain access to an environment where everyone is supported to reach their potential, with personalised training that fits your goals and annual salary reviews. With us, you’ll always be moving forward.

And with access to a global network spanning more than 120 countries, you’ll have a world of opportunity to build the career you want.

It’s your career. Own it at RSM. 

 

School leaver opportunities

We offer a range of programmes so you can pick the one that’s right for you. Whichever option you choose, you’ll earn while you learn, gaining hands-on business experience as you work towards your professional qualifications.

Choose a career in tax and help businesses and individuals comply with the latest regulations and pay the right amount of tax.

Or join our consulting department to help organisations thrive in a constantly changing world. You can also join our technology consulting team that helps organisations understand how technology can help them reach their goals.  

There are opportunities in our external audit department, which checks whether an organisation’s financial statements provide a fair and accurate reflection of performance.

Or join our internal audit team to decide whether an organisation has the right systems and control processes in place to manage potential risks.

Think about a career in fraud to help companies manage fraud risks. Become part of a team that launches investigations to find the facts when fraudulent activity is suspected.

There are also opportunities in our technology risk team. Help organisations identify and mitigate technology risks and protect their networks from cybercrimes.

Or choose a career in our accounting and business advisory department. Check companies’ financial statements comply with regulations, advise on business strategies and provide organisations with financial forecasts and management accounts. 

 

Apprenticeships

See the website to find out more about what RSM have to offer.

 

Salary & benefits

RSM offer a competitive salary plus benefits, visit their website for more information.

 

Requirements

At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. 

  • A minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C and above, or 5 National 4/5 qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English Language,
  • 240 UCAS points across your 3 best A-Levels or 4 Highers/ Advanced Highers,

 

RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Tax – get the career you want at RSM Our 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 forward. What can you expect? The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to will help you kick-start your career. With our support, you’ll become a true trusted adviser to your clients in the future. At RSM, you’ll be a key member of our team from day one. You’ll get involved in client work very quickly, initially working as part of a larger team before taking on individual responsibility for projects. A career in tax will give you access to top quality career development. Alongside hands-on experience, you’ll benefit from on-the-job training from more senior members of the team and gain access to our internal training courses that will help you develop in the role. With us, you’ll have the opportunity to work towards the ATT qualifications. We help our trainees choose the most appropriate path. The key for us is to allow our people to be the best they can be regardless of the route. What we look for We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are always up for a challenge. Tax is a technical demanding discipline, so we look for school leavers who are quick to grasp new subjects. It’s important you also have confidence with numbers and great attention to detail. You’ll often need to explain complex financial information, so you’ll need excellent written and verbal communication skills. What separates us from our competitors is the financial acumen we demonstrate and we expect that right from the start from our people. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Tax – get the career you want at RSM Our 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 forward. What can you expect? The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to will help you kick-start your career. With our support, you’ll become a true trusted adviser to your clients in the future. At RSM, you’ll be a key member of our team from day one. You’ll get involved in client work very quickly, initially working as part of a larger team before taking on individual responsibility for projects. A career in tax will give you access to top quality career development. Alongside hands-on experience, you’ll benefit from on-the-job training from more senior members of the team and gain access to our internal training courses that will help you develop in the role. With us, you’ll have the opportunity to work towards the ATT qualifications. We help our trainees choose the most appropriate path. The key for us is to allow our people to be the best they can be regardless of the route. What we look for We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are always up for a challenge. Tax is a technical demanding discipline, so we look for school leavers who are quick to grasp new subjects. It’s important you also have confidence with numbers and great attention to detail. You’ll often need to explain complex financial information, so you’ll need excellent written and verbal communication skills. What separates us from our competitors is the financial acumen we demonstrate and we expect that right from the start from our people. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Corporate Tax: Get the career you want at RSM. Our corporate 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. Join our team and discover a culture that nurtures individuality and an environment where everyone is supported to reach their potential. With us, you’ll always be moving forward. What does our corporate tax team do? Tax is a fact of life – it’s deducted from our wages, added to things we buy, paid by companies and rarely out of the news headlines these days. But a career in tax isn’t just about numbers. It’s about working with people and businesses to make sure tax doesn’t become an obstacle to their long-term goals. On a day-to-day basis, our team helps organisations comply with the shifting requirements of the tax authorities and pay the right amount of tax so they avoid criminal convictions, hefty fines and damage to their reputations. We also help shape business strategies so organisations can legally reduce the amount of tax they pay. What can you expect? Our programme will give you a solid foundation in a broad range of tax issues. With us, you’ll be involved in projects from day one – anything from liaising with clients to preparing and completing corporation tax returns. The variety of work we do and the range of clients we work with mean you’ll have plenty of opportunity to discover a career path that fits your interests and long-term goals. With our support you’ll have the space to grow professionally so you can confidently take on ever-more challenging tasks. At RSM, you’ll gain hands-on experience alongside access to on-the-job mentoring. You’ll also be able to access our expert training programmes and have the opportunity to work towards the ATT qualification. After passing your exams we’ll give you all the support you need to make a confident decision about your next step. What we look for Tax is a technically demanding discipline, so we look for school leavers who are always up for a challenge and are quick to grasp new subjects. We also look for team players who can communicate clearly and are curious about how businesses work. While you don’t have to be a maths genius, you will need to be comfortable with numbers. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Tax – get the career you want at RSM Our 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 forward. What can you expect? The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to will help you kick-start your career. With our support, you’ll become a true trusted adviser to your clients in the future. At RSM, you’ll be a key member of our team from day one. You’ll get involved in client work very quickly, initially working as part of a larger team before taking on individual responsibility for projects. A career in tax will give you access to top quality career development. Alongside hands-on experience, you’ll benefit from on-the-job training from more senior members of the team and gain access to our internal training courses that will help you develop in the role. With us, you’ll have the opportunity to work towards the ATT qualifications. We help our trainees choose the most appropriate path. The key for us is to allow our people to be the best they can be regardless of the route. What we look for We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are always up for a challenge. Tax is a technical demanding discipline, so we look for school leavers who are quick to grasp new subjects. It’s important you also have confidence with numbers and great attention to detail. You’ll often need to explain complex financial information, so you’ll need excellent written and verbal communication skills. What separates us from our competitors is the financial acumen we demonstrate and we expect that right from the start from our people. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide Internal Audit: Get the career you want at RSM Our internal audit 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 fast-tracked business career that recognises your potential and rewards your ambition. When you join our team, you’ll enjoy a powerful combination of on-the-job learning and structured training – not to mention an impressive client list to work with. 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 forward. What does our internal audit team do? A career in internal audit is not just about numbers– join our team and discover how some of the world’s most exciting companies operate. Organisations today face a number of risks that can stop them from achieving their goals. We take a deep look at a business to decide whether it has the right systems and control processes in place to manage these potential threats. You’ll be advising clients on how they can better manage their strategic, financial and operational risks. You’ll make recommendations on how their organisation needs to improve so it is better prepared for the future.  What can you expect? A career in internal audit is infinitely varied, interesting and rewarding. No client is the same so you’ll be constantly challenged. With our support, you’ll get the chance to grow professionally, with access to structured training and guidance from expert mentors. When you join RSM, you will be studying towards to AAT qualification. What we look for Internal auditors spend a lot of time working independently so we’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are quick to learn and always up for a challenge. You’ll be working on a wide variety of projects, so it’s important that you’re adaptable and highly organised. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential as you’ll be communicating at all levels, often explaining complex information both in meetings and in written reports. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C and above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 240 UCAS points across 3 A-levels or 4 Highers/Advanced Highers Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide  External Audit: Get the career you want at RSM Our external audit 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 fast-tracked business career that recognises your potential and rewards your ambition. When you join our team, you’ll enjoy a powerful combination of on-the-job learning and structured training – not to mention an impressive client list to work with. 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 forward. What does our external audit team do? Our team carries out a detailed, risk-based review of a company’s financial records and control environment to form an opinion on whether the financial statements prepared by the directors are true and fair. A robust audit challenges the financial operations of a company and improves the internal workings of the audited business. This is critical in today’s business world as the financial statements are one of only a small number of documents that a company will place into the public domain and a quality audit gives confidence in what is delivered to all stakeholders. What can you expect? The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to will help you kick-start your career. With our support, you’ll become a true trusted adviser to your clients in the future. At RSM, you’ll be a key member of our team from day one. You’ll get involved in client work very quickly, initially working as part of a larger team before taking on individual responsibility for projects. A career in external audit will give you access to top quality career development. Alongside hands-on experience, you’ll benefit from on-the-job training from more senior members of the team and gain access to our internal training courses that will help you develop in the role. With us, you’ll have the opportunity to work towards the AAT qualifications. We help our trainees choose the most appropriate path. The key for us is to allow our people to be the best they can be regardless of the route. What we look for We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are always up for a challenge. Audit is a technical demanding discipline, so we look for school leavers who are quick to grasp new subjects. It’s important you also have confidence with numbers and great attention to detail. You’ll often need to explain complex financial information, so you’ll need excellent written and verbal communication skills. What separates us from our competitors is the financial acumen we demonstrate and we expect that right from the start from our people. If that sounds like you, we know you’ll enjoy being part of our team. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade B or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.
RSM United Kingdom
24 Jan, 2018
School Leaver Programmes
Deadline: RSM recruit on rolling basis so get your applications in quick to avoid disappointment Salary: Competitive Location: Nationwide  Accounting and Business Advisory: Get the career you want at RSM Our accounting and business advisory 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 fast-tracked business career that recognises your potential and rewards your ambition. When you join our team, you’ll enjoy a powerful combination of on-the-job learning and structured training – not to mention an impressive client list to work with. 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 forward. What does our accounting and business advisory team do? Our team makes sure companies’ financial statements comply with government regulations and industry standards. We also advise on business strategies, provide companies with financial forecasts and prepare management accounts that show an accurate picture of business performance. Our work helps put a set of figures into perspective. We help our clients understand what the management accounts actually say about the state of their business. We help them identify key areas where they could improve performance. We also provide daily advice to clients across a wide range of industry sectors. Many do not have in-house advisers who can help them deal with day-to-day issues, so our team is often the first port of call when they have financial or business-related questions. What can you expect? A career in accounting and business advisory offers top quality career development. With us, you’ll get involved in client work very quickly, and get the chance to learn about different types of businesses from varying industry sectors. The depth of services and clients you’ll be exposed to early  on will help you jump-start your accountancy career. Initially, you’ll be working as part of a larger team. Once you’ve completed your initial professional qualifications, the complexity of your workload will increase and you’ll have the opportunity to take on more individual responsibilities and get involved in more challenging accounting issues, such as applying international accounting standards. With us, you’ll have the space to grow and be challenged. With our support, you’ll become a true trusted adviser to your clients. When you join this team, you’ll work towards your AAT qualification. What we look for We’re on the lookout for enthusiastic self-starters who are quick to learn and always up for a challenge. You’ll be working on a wide variety of projects, so it’s important that you’re adaptable and highly organised. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential as you’ll be communicating at all levels, often explaining complex information both in meetings and in written reports. Entry Requirements At RSM, we don't just look for good exam results. We think passion, personality and originality are just as important. You will need: a minimum of 5 GCSEs grade C or above or 5 National 4/5 Qualifications (or equivalent), including Maths and English language; 280 UCAS across 3 A Levels or 260 across 4 Highers/Advanced Highers. Why RSM? As one of the world’s largest networks of audit, tax and consulting firms, we’ll help you reach your full potential. You’ll work on an impressive client list – from multinational and growth-focused entrepreneurs to fashion icons and premier league footballers. The variety of projects will challenge you every day, helping you expand your capabilities and grow professionally. And with access to a global team that spans more than 120 countries, you’ll have plenty of opportunity to broaden your horizons. Discover a culture that nurtures individuality and celebrates fresh thinking. Find your future at RSM.