Trainee Accountant

Job Title: Trainee Accountant
Contract Type: School Leavers
Location: London
Salary: Competitive salary plus study package
Reference: BB2019TA
Contact Name: Shu Fen Chung
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 04, 2019 12:17

Job Description

Barcant Beardon Limited, a firm of Chartered Accountants based in Islington, near Finsbury Park, has three directors and has been established for over 30 years.  We offer a wide range of services including audit and assurance, accounts, taxation and business advisory services.  At present, have a team of twelve, which includes four qualified accountants, a qualified Chartered Tax Adviser, three trainee accountants, one technologist and a qualified bookkeeper as well as two full time admin support staff.   We act for a broad spectrum of corporate, charities and not-for-profit entities as well as individual sole traders and partnerships.  The firm is an ICAEW Authorised Training Employer and an ACCA Approved Employer.

We are looking for an AAT trainee or a high quality school leaver who wishes to train through the AAT apprenticeship route.  As a small firm, we are able to offer you a varied training experience including:

  • accounts preparation

  • audit and assurance work

  • personal tax work

  • corporate tax work

  • bookkeeping and management accounts work. 

In addition to providing a full study package, we will also provide you with support and extensive practical experience that includes on-site client work and contact with clients.    

This position will suit anyone who is interested in pursuing a role in accountancy.  You must have achieved or expecting to achieve at least 120 UCAS point in 3 A levels or equivalent and have excellent written and verbal communication and problem solving skills, a solid academic record and a strong work ethic.  Successful candidates will be invited to a face-to-face interview.