AAT / ACA / ACCA Trainee Accountant

Job Title: AAT / ACA / ACCA Trainee Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Yeovil
Salary: Competitive
Reference: Yeovil
Contact Name: Jess Gould
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 13:41

Job Description

Albert Goodman is a Top 50 accountancy, tax and financial services Firm based in Somerset, North Somerset, Avon and Dorset. We are a Best Companies Top 75 place to work in the South West with over 300 employees at offices in Taunton, Bristol, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

As a trainee in our Yeovil office you will work in our Business Services department preparing accounts for Limited Companies, Sole Traders and Partnerships whilst completing Tax and VAT returns.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

Qualifications Required

To achieve your chosen training qualification with us and then to consistently give the highest quality and latest advice to clients you must be competent at studying and passing exams. An indicator of this can be your past studies and exams which is why we use these results as part of an ideal entry criteria. It is not absolute as we will also consider other factors such as experience and other qualifications however as an indicator for the following qualifications we look for the following grades:-

AAT. – Ideally a minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B / 9 – 5, including Maths and English and a minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

ACA / ACCA – Ideally a minimum of a 2:1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.