Audit ACA Trainee 2019

Job Title: Audit ACA Trainee 2019
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Taunton
Salary: Competitive
Reference: AUD1
Contact Name: Jessica Gould
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 16, 2018 14:39

Job Description

Albert Goodman is a Top 50 accountancy, tax and financial services Firm based in Somerset, North Somerset, Avon and Dorset with over 300 employees at offices in Taunton, Bristol, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

The audit team prepare accounts and audit academies, larger companies (from £5m-80m turnover) and not for profit organisations. They are often involved with groups and more complex scenarios including advice on business structure and planning.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become a qualified accountant is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop people who could be our future partners and leaders. A number of our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we take people at most times. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

Qualifications Required

To achieve your chosen training qualification with us and then to consistently give the highest quality and latest advice to clients you must be competent at studying and passing exams. An indicator of this can be your past studies and exams which is why we use these results as part of an ideal entry criteria. It is not absolute as we will also consider other factors such as experience and other qualifications however as an indicator for the following qualifications we look for the following grades:-

ACA – Ideally a minimum of a 2:1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.


If you would like to train with Albert Goodman in our audit team towards the ACA or ACCA qualification, please follow the job link below to let us know a few details about yourself, to attach your CV and a covering letter.