Trainee Accountant

Job Summary:

An enthusiastic individual looking to start a fulfilling career in audit.  To study towards the ACCA or ACA qualification whilst working within an established audit department. To provide assistance and support to the audit department, duties include but are not limited to the following:

  • Handle several clients as an engagement team member
  • Develop an understanding of a client’s business and industry
  • Collating, checking and analysing data
  • Examining company accounts and financial control systems
  • Checking that financial reports and records are accurate and reliable
  • Document testing on audit file
  • Audit and assurance reviews of various sizes and in numerous sectors
  • Liaise with the engagement team to prepare audit findings, and recommendations
  • Administration tasks

Reporting To:

Audit Managers

Qualifications Required:

  • At least 2:2 degree or above (achieved or predicted) in any discipline
  • Minimum 2 X A Levels (A-C) and one other A Level, or equivalent.
  • 5 GCSEs grade A*-C or 9-4, or equivalent

Please note we will consider A Level school leaver, or equivalent, with strong academic results (or predictions).


  • Microsoft Office
  • Work experience
  • Public interaction


External and internal training will be provided and encouraged to gain ACCA or ACA qualification


  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent interaction
  • Excellent communication
  • Able to work on their own initiative
  • Able to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Commitment to succeed in their examinations


Supporting the audit department


  • Personable
  • Team player
  • Enthusiastic
  • Reliable
  • A desire to progress their career


Full Time


  • Medicash Health Plan
  • Flexible hours and working opportunities
  • Pension
  • Study Support
  • Personal development and growth programmes
  • Team events
  • Fresh fruit weekly
  • Ongoing CPD Support
  • Discounted Gym Membership

Closing Date – Friday 15th September 2023