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Deloitte Summer Intern Programme 2018


Deloitte Summer Internship 2018

“Success is…” at Deloitte

An internship at Deloitte is a fantastic way to get up close to the world of business, find out what excites and inspires you, and where it could take you. As well as vital work experience, you’ll get a good idea of whether we’re the firm for you.

At Deloitte, success is part of our DNA. While our people come from diverse backgrounds, we are all driven by the same desire to succeed. That’s what connects us. Success at Deloitte means many different things: winning awards, losing inhibitions, gaining skills for work, gaining skills for life, making lasting memories and, most importantly, making an impact. For everyone working at Deloitte, from our partners to our interns, success means making a positive impact – for our clients, our people and society.

An internship at Deloitte gives you a taste of professional life and allows you to get ahead in your career even before you have left college or university. You will learn from experienced colleagues and meet clients representing a variety of industries and environments as we help you make a smooth transition from student to professional. On top of that, it is a way to enhance your CV with practical work experience.

What is the Summer Internship Programme?

We are delighted to welcome over 150 undergraduates to the Deloitte Summer Internship programme which runs from June to August each year in our Dublin, Belfast, Cork, Limerick and Galway offices.

Our structured Summer Intern Programmes provide a collaborative, open culture where you will have exposure to everything that goes in a global fast paced firm like Deloitte. You’ll enjoy a supportive environment where everyone is accessible and invested in your training and growth.

Joining Deloitte is your opportunity to become part of the worldwide leader in professional services and consulting, a global network of 244,400 people in 150 countries. In Ireland, Deloitte is a team of over 2,700 talented and driven individuals. Our firm is growing in the marketplace. We’re ambitious and committed to being a leader in the delivery of five world class business areas: Audit & Assurance, Tax, Risk Advisory, Corporate Finance, and Consulting.

We’re looking for similarly ambitious interns who are keen to keen to know what it is like to work in Professional Services and play an important role in our firm. There’s a reason why we were voted the 'Most popular Graduate Recruiter in Ireland' by the students and the 'Most Popular Graduate Recruiter in Accountancy and Professional Services' – we offer challenging work and meaningful development opportunities. Above all, you’ll be challenged by the people on your team and the high quality clients we serve to make it a summer to remember.

What kind of work will I be doing?

You’ll spend six to 12 weeks in one of our business units whilst getting a taste for what it’s really like to work in the largest professional services firm in the world.

Each of our Internships has a different focus, so your work will differ depending on the kind of role you choose. If it’s Audit & Assurance, for example, you’ll be working with a team that advises clients on their accounting systems and controls, ways to improve them and reduce risk. In Corporate Finance, its all about working in a team that advises clients on buying or selling a business for example. Whereas, in Technology, you’re more likely to be in a team designing new systems or developing IT strategy.

You can join one of seven internship programmes, each focused on a different kind of role.

  • Audit & Assurance

  • Consulting

  • Corporate Finance

  • Deloitte (Northern Ireland)

  • Risk Advisory

  • Tax

  • Technology Programmes

Who can join the Summer Internship Programme?

We encourage students from all degrees and disciplines to apply to our Summer Internship programme. However, we do require you are on track for a 2.1 degree or higher.

Of course, you’ll need more than good grades to make the most of this internship opportunity. You'll need to be a real team player with an open mind, eager to keep learning, fascinated by business, and can’t wait to get stuck in to complex projects, you’ll fit right in.

How do I apply?

Deloitte is leading the way with innovation this year introducing a fast, efficient and effective online application and assessment process. The scenario-based undergraduate recruitment assessment presents graduates with situations they are likely to encounter at Deloitte and provides a robust understanding of what makes people successful at the firm.


Step 1: Visit our website Click 'Apply Now' and start the application on your chosen service line. Complete your candidate profile.

Step 2: You will receive an email link to complete our online assessment (check spam folder). Just answer the questions naturally as there is no right or wrong answer. Then tell us in less than 100 words why you want to join your preferred Deloitte service line and upload your CV.

Step 3: Interview: If you have been successful in your application, you will receive an email linking you to our online interview scheduling system.

Step 4: Offer: If we like you at interview – and you like us – we’ll offer you a job.


How long does the Summer Internship Programme last?

The actual length of your internship depends on the service line you join, but is usually between six to twelve weeks long.
Audit & Assurance = 6 weeks
Consulting = 12 weeks
Financial Advisory = 12 weeks
Risk Advisory = 12 weeks
Technology = 12 weeks Tax Consulting = 12 weeks
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