Seven Great Graduate OpportunitiesThe Isle of Man has a wide variety of opportunities for graduates. In particular, companies operating in the Financial and Professional service sector annually recruit for specific graduate schemes.
We have compiled a list of some of the top graduate opportunities on the Isle of Man so you can compare the job roles available to you with what the businesses have to say.
Deloitte have regular graduate openings in the Isle of Man.
"EY is one of the largest accountancy practices in the world. On the Isle of Man we offer a wide range of advisory, tax and assurance services to our local and international client base. We currently have a number of opportunities available in our Isle of Man office within our expanding Audit and Advisory department. If you are interested in joining the team please write, in strictest confidence enclosing your cv and cover letter."
There are also great opportunities at HSBC in the Isle of Man.
"Careers in audit / accountancy at KPMG can take you anywhere you want them to, with a bit of hard work. The ACA training contract is a three year contract during which time trainees follow the ICAEW exam path to become qualified. Once you are qualified, there are so many different opportunities available, it is impossible to list them all. The ACA qualification is recognised and respected worldwide. Our qualified ACAs who have stayed working in audit have gone on to become Managers, Senior Managers and Partners at KPMG in the Isle of Man. Some have moved departments to Taxation and Advisory, progressing through the management chain to the top. Many qualified ACAs have since left KPMG and become the Finance Directors of large and small companies, locally and worldwide."
"Starting your career at PWC means that you're likely to join with a number of other graduates. So, not only do you build very strong networks and make lasting friendships, but you're one part of a wider group going through the same experiences. Teamwork is very important in every piece of work we do, because we draw on everyone's knowledge and skills to ensure that all the work we deliver is of the highest quality. This means you'll work with some truly inspiring people, learn from them and, in turn, share your own insights - all contributing to the growth and success of your career and the firm as a whole."
"In a global business committed to delivering excellence in a challenging yet highly rewarding environment, you would expect our people to be talented, diverse, professional and highly driven – and they are. SMP Partners has built an established pool of exceptional professional talent and with a commitment to staff training and development continues to build its expertise and professional capability. We are always interested to receive CVs and applications from like-minded professionals working within Company, Trust or Fund Administration, Tax and Accounting whether resident on the Isle of Man or looking to relocate."
The Isle of Man's STEP scheme is a great way to gain experience for undergraduates
The Isle of Man Government's STEP programme is a great way to gain experience before you graduate.
Every year, the Department for Enterprise and STEP consultant, Ian Moncrief-Scott, recruit the Island's brightest and most enterprising undergraduates and matches them with the specific needs of Island based organisations to undertake a skill-centric project to improve the business. This is an invaluable and exciting opportunity open to all second or penultimate year undergraduates that could make a real difference to your future career prospects.