Trainee Accountant (AAT Apprenticeship)

Job Title: Trainee Accountant (AAT Apprenticeship)
Contract Type: School Leavers
Location: Solihull
Salary: 16000 - 21000
Reference: CPPUH423737
Contact Name: Orianne Wightman
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 28, 2019 15:15

Job Description

School Leaver? Graduate? Part-qualified accountant wanting to explore a new pathway?

All levels are welcome on this incredible trainee scheme at Cooper Parry!



So what do Service Charge do?

In a nutshell, our Service Charge team manage property expenditure in the residential and commercial sector. They sit within the wider Audit team and contribute to our incredible firm wide success! It's a fast paced, growing sector driven by seasonal deadlines. 



What you’ll be up to:

This role will see you working with a diverse selection of clients verifying financial invoices, raising queries, analysing expenditure and reviewing performance against initial budgets.


You'll also be exposed to wider duties such as completing statutory accounts, management accounts and filing VAT returns. Within this role you may also gain the opportunity to go on client site.


Regardless of what level you join at, you’ll be given opportunities to really shine with regular feedback to help stretch your personal development. We take growth seriously which is why you’ll have full support with your studies including study leave, bonuses for first time passes and a wellbeing coach to help balance the work/study lifestyle.



What we’re looking for:

Confidence, enthusiasm and drive all tied in with a friendly attitude.


You need to be confident working with numbers taking pride in your attention to detail. Some accounts experience would be an advantage.


We encourage freedom giving people the flexibility to work in the way that suits them best, as such you also need to be comfortable working on your own taking a pro-active approach. 


To help set people up for success we prefer students to have a minimum of 112 UCAS points, however – drive an ambition is just as important! As such we welcome applications from all backgrounds.



About us and what's in it for you...


At Cooper Parry our mindset is simple. We only do things if we believe we can be No.1.


We start by putting our people first. We offer competitive salaries, open holidays and flexible working. We’ve a great pension scheme, the “coolest” workplace (according to The Times and The Telegraph) and a 7pm-7am email curfew. We also offer exercise classes, career coaching and loads more benefits.


No wonder we came 13th in the Sunday Times Best Companies to Work For 2019!


We’re also growing fast. We’re the No.1 firm of accountants and business advisers In the Midlands for businesses with a turnover between £10-200m. We’re growing at an incredible rate and more and more companies want to work with us because of our values, culture and our ability to make it happen.


Interested? If you’d like to find out more or to be considered for this role, please click apply and upload your CV. A member of our People Team will be in touch.

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