PKF Graduate Careers
PKF (UK) LLP ("PKF") is one of the UK’s leading firms of accountants and business advisers, which specialises in advising the management of developing private and public businesses
We have more than 1,500 partners and staff operating from 23 offices around the country. Worldwide, the member firms have around 15,000 people working out of 400 offices in 125 countries, and an overall turnover of approximately US$2 billion.
PKF Application Requirements
Applicants are required to have obtained at least a 2:1 degree (any subject area) and 280 UCAS points from top 3 A-levels, not including General Studies. No preference is given to the university which you studied at. For the AAT programme applicants are required to have obtained at least 280 UCAS points from top 3 A-levels, not including General Studies.
PKF Graduate Schemes Available
Graduate candidates are able to apply for any of the following work areas at PKF:
PKF Graduate Training
New trainees will attend a week long residential training course with new starters from several of the UK offices. This will comprise technical training and presentions about PKF and the firm's work.
Graduates are able to start studying for a broad range of accounting qualifications from the moment they join the firm as trainees. For example, you can study:
- Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland (CA)
- Institute of Charted Accountants in England and Wales (ACA)
- Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT)
PKF also provide training in leadership skills, time management and IT software. Training is available to all employees, not just trainees.
Employees may be able to take international secondments with the company's international network of associated firms.
PKF trainees may find greater autonomy and diversity of work than that available from Big 4 firms.