Contract Type: Work Experience & Placements
Location: London
Salary: 15000 - 19000
Reference: INTERN21
Contact Name: Chris Neophytou
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2021 11:15

Job Description



About Numbergeek Ltd

As a small futurist firm of accountants based in Central London, we offer a wholesome and fulfilling place for talented accountants to work and develop their skills. 


We work with dynamic technology and media clients to add value through providing tax and business advice. We relate to them by sharing common fundamentals including the use of innovation, flair, efficiency and creativity as differentiators in a competitive but fascinating marketplace.


Our firm is a member of the ICAEW Practice Assurance Scheme and an ICAEW Authorised Training Employer.


About The Role

We are offering a 12 month sandwich placement opportunity to students wishing to undertake a work placement in the third year of their course and open up their employment prospects. This is a full time role (35 hours per week), based in London.


As we are a small firm you will have a varied and exciting role, working with the latest accounting and office software and you will receive full on the job training and personalised support to maximise your progress. You will get experience of all aspects of working in an accounting practice to include:

  • End of year accounts

  • Corporate tax

  • Personal tax

  • Bookkeeping and management accounts

  • VAT returns

  • Payroll

  • Consulting and project work

  • Testing new technology


Eligibility requirements

The entry requirements are as follows:

  • you are an undergraduate student in your second year of an accounting related course

  • you have a minimum grade average of 2:1 degree

  • A level in maths and or a numerate subject (e.g. accounting) preferred

  • previous relevant work experience (preferred but not essential)



Your package will include the following:

  • a varied and exciting role 

  • comprehensive on the job training and support

  • structured training once per month

  • access to the “2020 Innovation” structured training materials

  • competitive placement salary (reviewed twice across the placement)

  • a gimmicky afternoon once per week (e.g. Numbergeek Challenge!)


Valuing Diversity

A diverse workplace is a more complete workplace and drives success. We believe in building teams from qualified candidates and welcome all people of all genders, backgrounds, races, religions or sexual orientations to apply.


Application process

We are recruiting for this position now and are looking for students who have excellent communication and problem solving skills, a solid academic record and a strong work ethic.


  1. send us an email with your CV to - Reference: INTERN 2021

  2. tell us something interesting about yourself and what you think you have to offer our clients and our firm and

  3. complete our application using the following link:


Successful candidates will then be invited to a telephone interview, an assessment and a video call interview.


Start date

Work placements will be for 12 months to start July-September 2021.


COVID-19 Considerations

At Numbergeek we have been paperless from the very beginning and we almost exclusively use cloud based applications to run our business so we have been in a very good position to adapt to lockdown conditions.


As a training organisation, we also appreciate the value in keeping our team connected and use messaging, video calling, work flow planning and many other cloud applications to ensure your learning and our development continues. All equipment, software and training needed to perform your work will be provided.


At the time of placing this advertisement Numbergeeks are working 1-2 days from the office and 3-4 days from home and this will continue until the government advice changes.