At the forefront of everything we do are our company values of Forward-Thinking, Personal & Different. We are therefore seeking highly motivated and ambitious graduates, who share these values and can demonstrate a genuine interest and enthusiasm for the role of Trainee Chartered Accountant, to join our Accounts & Audit team.

Working both autonomously and as part of a team to deliver accounting and advisory services to a range of clients, you will enter into a training contract to work towards membership of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales (ICAEW) and attain your ACA qualification.

Trainee Chartered Accountant main duties include:

  • Preparation of company accounts and corporation tax returns
  • Compiling audit evidence through communication and interaction with clients
  • Active adherence to budgets, bringing matters to the attention of the Senior/Manager where relevant
  • Developing and strengthening existing client relationships through proactive and professional behaviour
  • Adding value to clients’ businesses through identifying opportunities where we can assist/support
  • Undertaking training and development as required by the Firm
  • Carrying out ad-hoc assignments as required
  • Participating in Firm wide activities

Person Specification

Education/Qualifications:

  • Applicants must hold a minimum 2:1 degree or be expected to attain this grade on completion of their degree
  • Minimum A level grades of B, B, C (or equivalent)

Key Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Drive and ambition to work within a progressive and commercial environment
  • Excellent organisational abilities
  • Highly numerate and analytical
  • A strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to take on new tasks and work using own initiative

Salary:

Competitive + benefits including full study support, flexi-time, social events, company pension scheme and health care scheme
Full time (37.5 hours per week)