Graduate scheme

At Deloitte, we deliver the solutions and insights our clients need to address their most complex business challenges. As the world’s largest global professional services and consulting network, Deloitte Ireland has nearly 3,000 people providing audit, tax, consulting, and corporate finance services to public and private clients spanning multiple industries.

Our tax portfolio provides business and personal tax services to a wide range of clients, from multinationals to family-owned businesses and individuals. We can assist with transactions across many jurisdictions, advise on key business decisions, and offer cost effective support for more routine matters.

At Deloitte, we trust our people to make the right choices around how, where and when they work. Our empowered hybrid way of working allows you to be collaborative, learn from colleagues, share your experiences, build the relationships that will fuel your career and work on individual projects in a way that works for you and our clients.

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2023 Tax Graduate Programme – Professional Qualifications Pathway (NI)

A re you ready for a career as unique as you are?

Role and Responsibilities:

Tax Services

Tax is now more high-profile than ever. We need creative problem solvers who will drive innovation in tax consulting and make a lasting impact.

We have a graduate opportunity in our Indirect Tax (VAT) department. As experts in all the indirect taxes that affect businesses, from VAT to landfill tax, this team helps clients to minimize the costs whenever, wherever and however they do business. Read more

As a Graduate based in Northern Ireland, working within a team of indirect tax specialists operating across Ireland you will be responsible for a variety of challenging activities:

  • Providing a top-class tax service to a portfolio of clients across a variety of industries
  • Corresponding with both HMRC and clients on the clients' tax affairs, including advising on and submitting UK VAT registrations
  • General duties relating to all indirect tax matters, including delivering VAT reporting, ensuring VAT compliance and identifying and mitigating VAT risk
  • Liaising with and managing the working relationship with HMRC during routine audits and ad hoc enquiries which may sometimes lead to preparing voluntary disclosures to HMRC
  • Advising on cross-border VAT supplies and the impact of the UK’s exit from the EU in respect of the supplies of goods and services to and from Northern Ireland and Great Britain
  • Performing due diligence work in respect of the indirect tax position of UK tax resident entities which are being bought or sold
  • Performing supply chain reviews and working with colleagues in Customs and across the business to help clients optimise their supply arrangements

Learning Opportunities:

As a Tax Analyst you will have the opportunity to work with a broad range of corporate and public sector organizations, including well known multi-nationals. Our clients are diverse in scale, industry, and location.

Beyond the learning involved in supporting a range of important clients in relevant projects and working alongside the best professionals using trending technologies, you will be supported in completing ACA/AITI qualification.

Desirable Skills and Qualifications:

  • Achieved or are currently on target for a 2.1 honours degree or higher
  • Right to work in Republic of Ireland
  • A high level of self-motivation and commitment
  • The ability to analyze and work through complex problems
  • Demonstrated leadership, creative problem solving and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexibility, resilience, and intellectual curiosity
  • A proactive approach to work
  • Ability to collaborate and work well within a team environment
  • The ability to learn quickly
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage change

Office location and work model:

Office location: Belfast

Our hybrid strategy is all about trusting our people to make the right choice in where, when, and how they work. The hybrid working model allows our people and teams to have flexibility and control in how they work across client sites, Deloitte offices and home.

Grow your future

Everyone joining Deloitte brings their own unique ‘something‘. Be it ideas, interests and personality, or a unique worldview - every perspective adds to the culture and diverse environment at Deloitte.

There’s a reason why we were voted the most popular graduate recruiter in Accountancy/Professional Services in the gradireland Graduate Recruitment Awards for 3 consecutive years by the students – we work with some of the biggest companies in Ireland and across the globe, our impact is seen and felt across all industries, and our talented people gain exposure to a multitude of businesses and projects here that they’d rarely get anywhere else.

Joining Deloitte, you’ll be an important part of the team from day one, supported and empowered, learning to create and implement innovative business, technology, and solutions to support our clients with their business challenges. You’ll gain “hands-on” project experience working with professional and skilled teams and will have access to some of the best training in the world.

We are also committed to driving societal change and promoting environmental sustainability and encourage our people to make the most of their passions and knowledge and get involved in any of our volunteering programmes, working towards our global WorldClass ambition which is centered around education, skills, and access to opportunity.

In Ireland, Deloitte is a team of over 3,000 talented and driven individuals. But our firm is growing, we’re ambitious and committed to being a leader in the delivery of five world-class business areas: Consulting, Audit & Assurance, Tax, Risk Advisory and Financial Advisory.

The diversity of our services, our clients, and the industries we serve, in addition to our people, is why we believe Deloitte is the #1 place to launch and grow your career in Ireland. Joining Deloitte is also your opportunity to become part of the world’s largest global professional services and consulting network, with nearly 400,000 people across 150 countries.

What impact will you make?

For further information on Tax Graduate opportunities at Deloitte please visit:

You can only apply for one graduate programme, so please review all our available programmes before deciding on which one to apply to.

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