Summer 2021 Placement - Goodman Jones

Job Title: Summer 2021 Placement - Goodman Jones
Contract Type: Work Experience & Placements
Location: London
Reference: Summer Placement 2021
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2021 14:03

Job Description

Summer Placement and Work Experience Opportunities – July & August 2021  

The role 

Our summer placement opportunities will allow you to join our audit and accounts team during July and August 2021, gaining valuable professional experience and a real-life understanding of a career in the profession. You will be given exposure to range of clients in various industry sectors, and you will gain experience in the following: 

  • Learning how to use a variety of accounting software programmes and systems 

  • Attending audit assignments as part of team of current ACA trainees 

  • Preparation of company financial statements 

  • Corporation Tax computations 

  • Completion of VAT returns 

We are offering placements of a minimum of eight weeks to the right candidates. It will provide you with a solid foundation and understanding of what a career in accountancy entails – whilst getting paid! 

We welcome those who are currently at university to apply. 

About us 

Goodman Jones LLP is a central London firm of chartered accountants. Established in 1934, we are a team of accountants, auditors, tax, and business advisers based in Fitzroy Square, London. Together with our supporting IT, HR, and financial services companies, we provide the full range of compliance, support, and advisory services. Our clients include UK owner managed businesses, UK subsidiaries of large international groups, entrepreneurs, start-up businesses and charities and not-for-profit organisations – across a wide range of sectors. 

What we look for 

We look for students with strong academic results; we require a minimum 120 UCAS tariff points. We may consider candidates outside of these grade requirements if they are exceptional in all other respects – we do consider the ‘whole person’ in making our selection as we believe enthusiasm, the ability to mix with people, strong communication skills, and a determination to succeed are also of equal importance. 

How to apply 

  • Please send your cover letter and CV using the apply button below or sending to