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  • Shattering the Myths.What you can Achieve with a Humanities Degree.

    2008 Deloitte & Touche LLP. Private and confidential

    About Deloitte

    Opportunities for Students with a Humanities Degree

    Application Process

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    About DeloitteOur destination:

    To be recognised as the pre-eminent and most trusted professional services firm, famous for the calibre of our people and respected for the exceptional quality of our work.

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    About DeloitteOur People

    Goal Deloitte will be the number one firm for career and personal development, where the most talented people can do their best work, progress quickly and fulfil their potential, whatever their background

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    About DeloitteThe UKs fastest growing Professional Service Firm

    Recruits into 21 Offices in the UK with over 11,000 staff and 640 Partners

    Offices in 140 countries with 150,00 staff globally

    Our clients are amongst the UKs largest and best known companies (FTSE 100 and 250)

    Substantial Community Investment Programme

    Integration of Consulting - unique brand of Deloitte

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    About DeloitteOur People

    Talent Managing Partner on Executive

    Staff Survey

    Profit Sharing and awards schemes

    Flexible benefits

    Training and technology

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    About DeloitteClient Wins

    ChanelTfLFitness FirstFormula 1BBCBritvicUEFAVodafone

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    I cant apply to Deloitte for a graduate job because I dont have a finance or business related degree Deloitte does not specify a particular degree for the majority of its service lines.

    Deloitte actively seeks to attract students from a wide variety of backgrounds.

    Many graduates from non-relevant degree disciplines go on to become high achievers in the firm.

    Skills gained from humanities degrees are particularly desirable to Deloitte.

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    Deloitte? Its all just number crunching isnt it ?

    Were not all accountants!

    Professional Services:

    TaxAuditERSActuarialConsultingCorporate Finance

    Numerical psychometric tests arent trying to catch you out.

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    Our service linesStatutory Internal Audit & Risk Management Technology Assurance & Advisory Security & Privacy Data Quality and IntegrityProject RiskAudit Tax Consulting Corporate Finance CorporateIndirect Tax ConsultingGlobal Employer ServicesTax Management ConsultingTransfer PricingTax Depreciation

    Strategy ConsultingOperations ConsultingHuman CapitalTechnology IntegrationEnterprise ApplicationsActuarial & Insurance SolutionsTotal Reward & BenefitsCorporate Finance AdvisoryTransaction ServicesReorganisation Services

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    Will anything I've learnt at University be relevant?The skills gained from humanities degree courses are highly valuable. e.g.Teamwork Analytical skillsCommunication skillsSynthesizing evidence

    Demand for industry related knowledge in various service lines;Energy, Infrastructure and UtilitiesReal EstateTourism, Hospitality and LeisureLife Sciences

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    Opportunities

    1,200 Graduates and Undergraduates Vacancies this academic year

    21 training locations

    25 different professional services lines

    Offering a wide variety of exciting opportunities within Audit & Assurance, Tax, Consulting and Corporate Finance

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    Professional Qualifications Deloitte are proud to have the highest exam pass rates.

    ACACTAICSAFPC / AFPCCFAATTRICSPRINCE2

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    So once Im in, there's no opportunity for movement ?

    The opportunities are endless

    Working towards highly regarded qualifications

    Continuous training and development

    Secondment opportunities

    Movement within the firm

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    What we look forCompetency Areas Our selection criteria allows us to identify the people most likely to thrive in our business environment. Below are some examples of the competencies candidates need to demonstrate in our selection and interview process.Communication You are expressive, clear and concise and have the ability to quickly form relationships with others in a variety of situations.Achievement of goals You show the persistence and energy required to meet or exceed your objectives and well-defined goals and respond well to pressure.Commercial awareness You have an interest in business and the knowledge of what a career in a professional services firm involves, particularly in your chosen field.Adaptability You are positive in the face of change and resourceful in responding to major changes.Problem solving You can analyse, distil and solve practical problems, generate new ideas and make sound judgements in complex situations. You have been successful at motivating others towards a particular course of action.Organisational skills You take responsibility for the completion of tasks and ensure that detail is not overlooked when involved in a project. You will also have good time management skills and will be able to prioritise tasks effectively.

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    Deloitte 2008/2009 - Selection ProcessApply onlinePre-screeningOnline testing verbal and numericalInterview stageAudit/Tax/ Corporate Finance/ActuarialCompetency based interview

    Assessment day Case study assessment and partner reviewConsulting Short case study and interview

    Longer case studyGroup exercises and creative writing exerciseFinal interview

  • Questions?

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