Graduate Trainee Accountant (ACA)

Job Title: Graduate Trainee Accountant (ACA)
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: Competitive
Reference: Alliotts 05/20
Job Published: July 06, 2020 10:05

Job Description

Graduate opportunities with Alliotts - Apply now for our 2021 intake

Alliotts is an independent accountancy and business advisory practice based in London and Guildford.  

We are able to offer talented individuals a wide range of experience and an exposure to a varied and eclectic client base.

Whatever your role or function, our size means that you will not be pigeon holed and no two days will be the same. In our people we engender creative thinking, a flexible attitude and enquiring minds.

Careers with Alliotts

We have high standards and are looking for candidates with excellent academic qualifications as well as drive, ambition and a thirst for success.    

In return, you’ll enjoy a competitive salary and an excellent study and benefits package, with salary increases based on exam and work performances. Add to this the opportunities and varied lifestyle that working in the South East has to offer and it all adds up to a very rewarding opportunity.

The benefits of training with a medium-size firm like Alliotts

A major benefit of training with Alliotts is the depth and variety of assignments you will be involved with. You will have exposure to a wide range of assignments with clients of all sizes in various industry sectors.

Alliotts specialities:

  • Owner managed businesses & SMEs
  • Inward Investment & International Businesses
  • Charities & NFP
  • Education
  • China
  • Media
  • Leisure & Hospitality
  • Retail & E-commerce
  • Gaming & Apps, Fintech & Space
  • High Net Worth individuals

Your route to the ICAEW (ACA) qualification

Our graduate programme provides a 3 year training contract, during which you will receive a wide range of practical experience while studying for your professional examinations; all of which leads to the ICAEW (ACA) Chartered Accountant qualification.

Practical training to equip you for your work with us is provided by our training partner (Mercia incorporating SWAT) and more technical training focusing on the exams is provided by professional tutors from Kaplan. Both are leading training organisations in the profession, and this is supplemented by in-house workshops and training sessions. You will be given paid study leave and we also cover the costs of all courses and examinations for first attempts.

Minimum entry requirements

  • 2:2 degree or above in ANY subject.
  • A minimum of 300 UCAS points (old UCAS tariff) or 120 UCAS points (new UCAS tariff) or equivalents, from your top three grades (first attempts only). AS levels and General Studies are not accepted.
  • GCSE English Language, grade C or above.
  • GCSE Maths, grade B or above.

You don’t need any previous accounting experience, as full training is provided.

If you have all this and are looking for a challenging and rewarding career, please apply today!


How to apply

We are currently accepting applications for our 2021 intake.

All applications are administered through our recruitment partner – Mercia incorporating SWAT. For full details and to apply online, please visit and state you are interested in applying for a graduate programme at “Alliotts”.