Deutsche Bank
graduate scheme

Graduate Analyst Programme - Group Audit

Job description

Join Deutsche Bank and transform the world of banking. Our development programme will be transformative to you too, with a wealth of world-class training, exposure to fascinating projects, and endless opportunities to gain the skills you need to innovate for the benefit of our clients and society. You’ll work alongside some of the industry’s top minds and build a network around you that that will help drive your career in the direction you want it to go in. We look for talented and driven candidates who will thrive in an inclusive culture where individuality defines your impact. If you want to develop the skills needed to build a thriving financial services career, Deutsche Bank is the place to discover your full potential.

About the business division

Group Audit has over 700 staff globally, located primarily in our four hub locations: New York, London, Frankfurt and Singapore as well as in 26 other countries. The hallmarks of our professional, business focused, risk-based work are independence, integrity and transparency. Essentially, Group Audit provides an independent assessment of the efficacy of the Bank’s control environment. Being Deutsche Bank’s ‘third line of defense’ we have a high profile in the bank as a forward looking adviser to Senior Management on issues and Group Audit is increasingly consulted for advice by our many regulators. Our global connectivity provides a stimulating environment and the opportunity to collaborate with knowledgeable colleagues and specialists around the globe.

Division specifics about the graduate role

Working on our day-to-day business as well as on special projects, you will need to have an eye for detail, a high level of commitment and a desire to work towards specific goals. You will support the relevant audit manager with audit planning and will begin making an important contribution to the success of audits within a few weeks. Your sphere of responsibility will continually expand and encompass more complex tasks. By collaborating with contacts from across the GA business, you will gain an extensive insight into the working methods within our bank and the challenges faced by different departments. The specific tasks that you deal with will depend on your role within the team. You will learn from the best, evolve professionally as well as personally, and build a firm foundation upon which to specialise later.

Areas in which you could work *Business aligned teams such as Investment Bank, Corporate Bank, Private Bank and Capital Release Unit * Infrastructure aligned teams such as Technology, Risk, COO, Compliance, Sourcing, Anti-Financial Crime or Finance * Central teams such as Methodology, Staff Development or Quality Assurance

What we are looking for

Are you passionate about the financial service industry with an affinity for rules and regulations? Can you work well in a team and inspire others with your ideas? Would you describe yourself as a conscientious, dedicated individual with excellent analytical skills and rapid comprehension? If yes, you’ll thrive on working in a highly collaborative environment with some of the best minds in banking. We recruit highly intelligent graduates who are ambitious and adaptable. Candidates come from a range of different academic disciplines may apply; although good levels of numeracy are important for some roles within Group Audit, you don’t have to have a mathematical or financial background. We have a comprehensive training programme that will give you the technical knowledge you’ll need to build a career with us. Above all, we’re looking for entrepreneurial people who thrive best in a diverse culture where innovation and agile thinking thrive.

Please note that to apply for our 2023 Graduate Programme you must graduate in 2023 or have graduated in the last 12 months (ie post August 2022).

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

Competitive salary

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How to apply

We advise applying as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. We review applications on a rolling basis, meaning we will review new applications as and when they are submitted, and therefore reserve the right to remove this job description if we have sufficient applicants to fill our roles. Please be prepared for a short wait during the process whilst we consider your application alongside others.

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 31 March 2023

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Closing date:  31 March 2023

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