Audit Trainee

Job Title: Audit Trainee
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Southampton
Salary: Competitive
Reference: WK-SOU
Contact Name: Anna Gibbs
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 12:33

Job Description

Have you recently finished college/University and are keen to build a career in Accountancy?

Would you like to earn money and gain experience while you study?

Are you keen to work for a forward thinking and progressive organisation?

If you answered “YES!” to the above then we would love to talk to you about a job we are currently recruiting.  We are looking to find an Audit Trainee with determination, drive and a passion to achieve to join the fun and friendly team in Southampton.


What is the role?

In the role of Audit Trainee you will be responsible for the following:

  • Assisting with and on audits both in but primarily out of the office using a computerised audit system
  • Preparation of accounts and corporation tax computations for a variety of clients
  • Producing audit files and draft documentation for review
  • Liaison with and dealing with basic client queries


What will I get?

In exchange for your hard work you will receive the following:

  • Full study support towards AAT or ACA, including all materials, courses and exam fees via a training contract
  • Competitive salary and rewards scheme
  • 37.5 hour working week
  • Supportive working environment within a modern open plan office
  • Free onsite parking
  • Excellent career opportunities not just for your immediate progression, but also for the future


We are one of the UK’s leading providers of accountancy, tax and business advice to owner-managed and mid-size companies.  Wilkins Kennedy joined Baldwins, one of the UK’s fastest-growing business advisory groups in 2018 and we remain ambitious in our future plans.  We believe that our success comes from our talented team of co-workers, and are always keen to welcome motivated, enthusiastic people into our growing business.