Trainee Accountant (School Leaver)

Job Title: Trainee Accountant (School Leaver)
Contract Type: School Leavers
Location: London
Salary: Competitive salary plus study package
Reference: BB2019SL
Contact Name: Shu Fen Chung
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2019 08:59

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 a high quality school leaver who wishes to train as a Chartered Accountant either through the ACA/ACCA route or the AAT 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

  • VAT

  • Bookkeeping and management accounts work. 

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

We are looking for the trainee to join our team.  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.