TRAINEE ACCOUNTANT

We regularly have opportunities for someone with good communication skills who is looking to enter into a Training Contract to begin a career in accountancy. Our training and development programme provides the opportunity to study towards a recognised accountancy qualification.

Applicants must possess (or are expecting to achieve) ‘A’ level grades of at least 1 A and 2 Bs, or equivalent, or have a relevant degree.

TYPICAL ROLE:

  • Full Time – Monday to Friday
  • Accountancy is a people focused profession so communication is key
  • You will begin your accountancy career learning the basics of accounts preparation
  • As a Trainee Accountant you will be introduced to a broad range of clients from various sectors, ranging in size and business structure
  • You will be using different software packages to complete your work
  • Our trainees are introduced to marketing and networking activities throughout all stages of the training contract
  • You will be supported through a structured study plan towards recognised qualifications

YOU AND YOUR QUALIFICATIONS:

  • As a minimum applicants must possess (or are expecting to achieve) good ‘A’ level grades of B’s, or above.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good IT and numeracy skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • High attention to detail is essential
  • Team player
  • Good organisation skills
  • Self motivating

SALARY AND BENEFITS:

  • Competitive pay scale
  • Study package – including tuition fees and study leave
  • Flexitime
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Friendly working environment

HOW TO APPLY:

For more details contact: careers@townends.com