BDO Advisory Apprenticeship BDO SERVICES LIMITED

We’re BDO. An accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions businesses need to navigate today’s changing world. The entrepreneurial businesses we work with are Britain’s economic engine – ambitious and high-growth businesses that fuel the economy – and the owners and management teams that lead them.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £24,000.00

    Salary: £22,700 - £24,000 depending on location

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, full time. 09:30 - 17:30 hrs.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    4 Years

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    19 Dec 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000210989

  • Positions

    30 available

What you will do in your working day

WHERE IT ALL BEGINS 
 
No two days are ever the same in Advisory. You could be working on anything from:

  • due diligence for a company looking to buy a new business, to
  • helping a company restructure in times of financial difficulty.
  • Join our team and you’ll work on some of the world’s most 
    exciting financial operations and deals, building your experience and expertise alongside the best minds in the industry. 
     
    The Advisory School Leaver Apprenticeship Programme 
     
    Our four-year Advisory School Leaver Apprenticeship Programme is your opportunity to combine work experience with achieving your professional qualifications. We'll cover your fees and give you the training and support you need to balance your work and studies. Training isn’t just about passing the exams, you’ll learn a range of personal, management and commercial skills that will help you become a fully rounded professional.  
      
    We have opportunities in the following Advisory teams;  
     
    Risk Advisory Services – London  
    Risk Advisory Services – Birmingham  
    Risk Advisory Services – Leeds  
    Business Restructuring – London  
    Business Services & Outsourcing - Financial Reporting – London  
    Business Services & Outsourcing – London  
    Business Services & Outsourcing – Ipswich 
    Business Services & Outsourcing - Guildford 
     
     
    This programme will begin in September 2024   
     
    What we’re looking for 
     
    We want you to thrive in an environment built to help you succeed. We’re looking for the following:  
     
    Three A-levels or equivalent at A*-C excluding General Studies and Extended Projects (obtained or predicted)  
    9-4 in Maths and English at GCSE/Scottish Standards or equivalent (non-UK qualifications also considered)  
    Ability and commitment to balance study and professional work  
    Strong desire to understand our business and achieve your full potential  
    Candidates who hold an undergraduate degree are not eligible for this scheme, but are welcome to explore our graduate programmes 
     
    When you join us, we’ll make your growth our priority. We’re always looking for ways to invest in and develop our people. That means providing you with an environment where you can grow, learn, and feel respected, at all times.  
     
    Why Accountancy at BDO? 
     
    Ask anyone what they love about working at BDO and they'll tell you it's the people. We're a friendly and diverse bunch who work hard to achieve the best outcomes and know how to have fun too. We work in an agile way, with a mix of time in the office, at client sites and from home. We’re prioritising time in the office to really support your development as part of the programme so it’s important to live a commutable distance from the office. 
     
    We’re also committed to your wellbeing. Agile working gives you flexibility around how you work to achieve the best quality outcomes for you, your team and the firm. And we offer an extensive range of benefits that cover your lifestyle, protection, money and wellbeing – everything you need to perform at your best in and out of work. 
     
    This is where it all begins. Start your career journey with BDO. 

The training you will be getting

Level 7 Accountancy or Taxation Professional Apprenticeship.

There will be a mixture of college based as well as on the job learning.

College attendance is typically weekly.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once qualified, you will become a permanent employee.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications

A Level or equivalent Any subject (Grade A*-C excluding General Studies) Essential

About the employer

We’re BDO. An accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions businesses need to navigate today’s changing world. The entrepreneurial businesses we work with are Britain’s economic engine – ambitious and high-growth businesses that fuel the economy – and the owners and management teams that lead them.

Employer

BDO SERVICES LIMITED

Address

55 Baker Street

London

W1U 7EU

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Training

Training provider

BPP UNIVERSITY LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Academic professional

Level 7 (Master's degree)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Mar 2024