Work Experience

Find a job that counts 
What’s it like to work at a professional services firm? A business internship with us will give you a real taste of life at RSM and help you decide on your future career path. 

Become part of our team for two weeks, three months or a year and get business experience that will help you to really stand out. 

You’ll find a work experience placement that fits your goals, whether you’re at school, college or university. You’ll have the chance to discover new skills, forge new connections, and access expert guidance that will help you shape your business career. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Industrial Placements

If you’re on a sandwich degree course, join us for a 12-month placement and start building your future career.

You’ll be a key member of our team from day one and have endless support in everything you do. You’ll get to work on challenging client projects that will boost your business credentials and help you stay one step ahead. We’ll also give you all the support you need to develop your core skills, with access to in-house technical training courses and guidance from our expert mentors. 

With us, you’ll get the chance to unlock a career in business. You could even be offered the opportunity to return to our network once you’ve finished your degree. 

Work Shadowing 

Join us for one or two weeks on a work shadowing placement and get your first insight into the business world. We offer paid opportunities across all our departments and UK offices.

During your time with us, you’ll discover what our teams do on a day-to-day basis, work on real-life projects, and start making your first career contacts. At the end of your placement, you’ll be in a great position to decide whether a career in business is right for you.

Access Accountancy Scheme

We believe everyone, whatever their background, should have the chance to become a great accountant.  That’s why we’ve partnered with the Access Accountancy Scheme –  a programme committed to making it easier for students to start their career in accountancy.

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Our internship programmes are between six to 12 weeks. During your time with us, you’ll get to see what a typical day working at one of the world’s leading firms is like. 

Gain hands-on experience, build a network of contacts, and get advice from our expert mentors. You could be given the chance to join one of our student training programmes and kickstart your business career.

10,000 Black Interns 

We’re really proud to be part of the 10,000 Black Interns initiative. We have a bespoke summer internship programme for Black   young professionals who want to find out more about the world of professional services. The programme runs annually for six weeks between July and August.