Audit - Associate at PwC

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Bristol South West
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Auditing/Tax

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8.9/10

The Role
8.8
Organisation
9.6

Socialising

8.2

The Role

Role Description

>Being part of the main audit team and aiding that team in completing the audit.
>Carrying out audit procedures.
>Networking with other staff in PwC.
>Communicating with, and working with clientele individually.

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Fantastic insight into what it is to audit at PwC. I was given far more responsibility than I expected which was fantastic, and undertook many opportunities to see what more senior individuals within PwC do.

10/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

As above, I was given many responsibilities early on, and my colleagues aided me wherever possible.

9/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Always ensured I was comortable and confident with what I was doing, also provided very usefull feedback.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Some weeks were very busy, others quite relaxed depending on the audit team and the sign-off date.

8/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

Liasing with clientele, filling in aspects of the audit.

10/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

Due to my accounting degree, i felt i noticed how i could apply the skills learnt there in my work at PwC, rather than the other way around.

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Team away days, friendly colleagues etc made it a great place to be.

10/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Very well set out

10/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

Constant training and coaching, which no doubt required a great deal of investment by PwC

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Company Car
  • National Travel
  • Company Parties/Events
8/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

Their investment in people makes it highly lucrative

10/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

9/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

n/a

5/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Right in the middle of Bristol

10/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

Joined team away days, which were a great way to meet people outside of a work context

9/10