You are an ambitious student. You want to become an expert in your field. Room for growth is essential. We understand that. You are not only looking for a position that stimulates your creativity and challenges you to aim for pioneering achievements. You even want more: continue your personal development. We offer you that space.
Grant Thornton in the Netherlands is a medium-sized accountancy and advisory organization with over 550 colleagues. Growing and with its own recognizable position in the market. Grant Thornton is the number 6 accountancy and consulting firm worldwide with 53,000 colleagues in more than 135 countries. We distinguish four service lines: Assurance, General Practice, Specialist Advisory and Specialist Tax. Our office in Arnhem offers Assurance and General Practice services.
Audit & Assurance at Grant Thornton
In the assurance you will be working for large SME and corporate clients within a wide variety of branches. As a starter you are immediately part of the team, you have customer contact and you visit around 15 to 20 customers on an annual basis. Some of these customers can be internationally oriented. You are involved in the preparation, execution and completion of assignments. You perform substantive and system-oriented audit procedures and you are responsible for conducting figure assessments and relationship checks on financial statement items. Collaborating with your immediate colleagues is essential here, but you also form a multidisciplinary team with tax specialists and other specialists.
Specialist Advisory Services at Grant Thornton
Corporate Finance, Transaction Advisory Services, Forensic & Investigation Services and Restructuring & Performance Improvement. This is a selection of our specialist services that are mainly supplied from Amsterdam and Rotterdam. Contributing to valuation assignments or supporting sales / purchase projects are examples of work that you perform as a starter. You can also be involved in financial due diligence research on merger and acquisition processes, but also in projects to optimize the cost structure and profit margins. Intensive contact with colleagues from other disciplines, other locations and with the international network is abundant.
“Instructive, Challenging, Space for Development
Personal Growth, Great Work Atmosphere”
Your space at Grant Thornton
Space offers opportunities. Opportunities to grow and excel. Because you don’t just want a job, you want a career. That is why we have created a culture of openness and transparency in which all our people can make a difference. There are several options that you can use:
Recently graduated and started with us? Then you qualify for the Grant Thornton Traineegame. During this game you take the role of an accountant or consultant and provide a fictional customer with advice. A game focused on developing your professional knowledge and skills. The purpose of the Grant Thornton Traineegame is also to get to know our organization extensively. This means that you visit all our branches and meet colleagues from the various practices and the different locations
Development is important. Together with your supervisor you determine which training courses fit your development objectives and how your training is implemented.
- Multidisciplinary collaboration
you will be working in teams. This is not limited to the locations, but extends to the various services. This is how accountants, tax specialists and consultants work together. Depending on your position, you have the opportunity to work together internationally at the Amsterdam and Rotterdam locations.
Careers at Grant Thornton
During your studies, in your master’s phase, we offer the possibility of a working studentship. You can write your thesis with us and taste it at the work of an accountant or consultant. When you graduate you can apply for vacancies from an assistant accountant or a junior consultant.=