Trainee Accountant

Job Title: Trainee Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Bury St Edmunds
Salary: To suit successful candidate
Reference: trainee 0921
Contact Name: Leanne Sillett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2021 15:57

Job Description


Knights Lowe Limited of Bury St Edmunds, provide a fully funded study package to trainees.  Assuming required goals are met, this will take you from the start to qualification.

We are pleased to offer the post of Trainee Accountant (ICAEW) for a September 2021 start within our modern offices, providing a very comfortable and professional working environment.  We are looking for applicants with a minimum of 2:2 degree in any discipline that is keen to follow a career in accoutancy.  The successful candidate should have a professional approach, excellent communication skills and be highly motivated, ambitious and keen to learn.  Experience is not essential as full training will be given.  Salary is negotiable to suit the chosen candidate.

A trainee is given the time off from work for study and examinations and we therefore expect them to put in enough training time both in and out of work to complete their education requirements.

The day to day work to be performed by a trainee would include some of the following :-

Office admin tasks, filing, scanning etc.

Accounts preparation


Payroll tasks

Drafting of tax computations, returns and supporting documents

Involvements in audits and other specialist assignments


During a training contract, the trainee is likely to have contact with clients via correspondence, email and sometimes face to face at site visits (with other staff members until experience levels are sufficient).

Facilities are provided to perform your role and training both in-house and external will be implemented on our software systems and those regularly used by clients.

See our webiste for an overview our Knights Lowe Limited