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Trainee Forensic Accountant

Smith and Williamson

The forensic accounting placement programme enables the student to increase their understanding of working within a professional organisation and gain

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Location:
London
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Permanent
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
31 Aug 2019
Location:
Southampton, Hampshire

Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant

Smith and Williamson

As part of our Assurance & Business Services team you could be working directly with managing and financial directors, checking that numbers stack up .

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Expiry date:
31 Aug 2019
Location:
Southampton, Hampshire
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Permanent
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
31 Aug 2019
Location:
Bristol, Bristol

Graduate Pensions Trainee Chartered Accountant

Smith and Williamson

The graduate programme is a structured training programme combining practical experience with technical studies, as well as providing numerous opportunities for development.

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31 Aug 2019
Location:
Bristol, Bristol
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Graduate job
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Permanent
Industry:
Accountancy
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31 Aug 2019
Location:
Bristol, Bristol

Graduate trainee chartered accountant

Smith and Williamson

At Smith & Williamson we recruit high-calibre people with the skills, knowledge and commitment to meet the demands of our business. The graduate programme is a structured training programme combining technical studies with hands-on experience, as well as

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31 Aug 2019
Location:
Bristol, Bristol
Job type:
Graduate scheme
Contract type:
Permanent
Industry:
Accountancy
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31 Aug 2019
Location:
City of london, London

Graduate trainee chartered accountant

Smith and Williamson

The graduate programme is a structured training programme combining practical experience with technical studies, as well as providing numerous opportunities for development.

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31 Aug 2019
Location:
City of london, London
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Permanent
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
01 Apr 2019
Location:
London

Forensic Accountancy Summer Internship

Smith and Williamson

Lasting six weeks, our summer internships aim to give undergraduates in their penultimate year a great insight into life at our firm

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Expiry date:
01 Apr 2019
Location:
London
Job type:
Work placement
Contract type:
Temporary
Industry:
Accountancy
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Ongoing
Location:
Aber-oer, Clwyd

Junior Accountant - Graduate or AAT

Raytheon

Finance Analyst - Engineering / Manufacturing Raytheon UK - Airborne ISR Broughton near Chester Raytheon UK is part of the large global US conglomerate Raytheon and is a major contractor and supplier

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Aber-oer, Clwyd
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Industry:
Accountancy
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Location:
Southampton, Hampshire

Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant

Smith and Williamson

At Smith Williamson we recruit highcalibre people with the skills knowledge and commitment to meet the demands of our business The graduate programme is a structured training programme combining technical studies with handson experience as well as offerin

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Southampton, Hampshire
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Contract
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Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands

Science or Maths Academic Coach Paid Graduate School Experience

Teachers

Physics, Chemistry or Maths Teaching Assistant – Paid Graduate School Experience Gain valuable classroom and teaching experience, whilst earning money and using your sought after skills. If you are considering a career as a Maths or Science Teacher, then

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Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands
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Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Location:
Stamford, Lincolnshire

Sports and Academic Graduates

adzuna

Stamford Endowed Schools are offering a fantastic opportunity for recent Sports Graduates or Academic Graduates from any discipline to join us for a two year programme, beginning September 2019. We would like to hear from Graduates from all disciplines wh

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Location:
Stamford, Lincolnshire
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Kent, Hampshire
Salary:
£18,000 - £22,000 per annum

Graduate Accountant

Pearson Whiffin Accounts and Finance

Trainee Accounts Assistant An exciting opportunity has a risen for an individual who is keen to break into the world of finance and work within a highly reputable and fast paced business. The successful candidate will be passionate about developing a care

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Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Kent, Hampshire
Salary:
£18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Ongoing
Location:
London, London
Salary:
£25,000 per annum

Graduate Accountancy Role - Top Academics and 6 months exp

Goodman Masson

Goodman Masson are recruiting for a graduate Fund Finance Assistant for a leading Investment and Fund management firm based in Farringdon. This role is looking for a graduate with a very strong academic background (A Levels, relevent degree) and a placeme

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Location:
London, London
Salary:
£25,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Location:
London, London

Graduate Academic Mentor

Teachers

Have you have considered a career in teaching but are looking for a support role to figure out if it’s for you? Do you have a minimum of a 2:1 mathematical degree and are keen on gaining a years’ worth of experience within your subject specialism before p

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Location:
London, London
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Tonbridge, Kent
Salary:
£18,000 per annum

Graduate Accountant

Pearson Whiffin Accounts & Finance Recruitment

Trainee Accounts Assistant An exciting opportunity has a risen for an individual who is keen to break into the world of finance and work within a highly reputable and fast paced business. The successful candidate will be passionate about developing a care

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Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Tonbridge, Kent
Salary:
£18,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Ongoing
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands

Graduate Academic Coach English - Paid School Experience

Teachers

Graduate Academic Coach – English - Birmingham (B2) - Paid School Experience - Teaching Opportunity This cohesive and highly successful school are looking to expand their graduate team and give their students more opportunity to achieve their potential, w

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Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands
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Graduate job
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Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Location:
Truro, Cornwall

Trainee Chartered Accountant - Graduate

Bishop Fleming

Trainee Chartered Accountant – ACA - Spring/Summer 2019 in Truro at Bishop Fleming Want a career in accountancy that sets you apart? Our first-class ACA training programme enables you to develop into a Chartered Accountant in an ambitious and forward-thin

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Location:
Truro, Cornwall
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands

Science or Maths Academic Coach Paid Graduate School Experience

Teachers

Physics, Chemistry or Maths Teaching Assistant – Paid Graduate School Experience Gain valuable classroom and teaching experience, whilst earning money and using your sought after skills. If you are considering a career as a Maths or Science Teacher, then

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Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Sutton coldfield, West Midlands

Maths Graduate Learning/Academic Mentor

Teachers

Maths Graduate Learning/Academic Mentor – Opportunity to progress onto School Direct This is an exciting opportunity for a bright and confident Maths Graduate to kick-start your career in education, developing essential skills and knowledge required to be

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Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Sutton coldfield, West Midlands
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
Ongoing
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Salary:
£18,000 per annum

Graduate Accountant full study support

Four Financial Recruitment

Graduate Trainee Accountant Based: Blackburn Salary: circa 20k Study Support excellent opportunities for quick development and career progression. Are you a 2018/2019 Graduate looking to embark on a career in accounts with a supportive company who offer

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Ongoing
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Salary:
£18,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Kent, Hampshire
Salary:
£18,000 - £22,000 per annum

Graduate Accountant

Pearson Whiffin Accounts and Finance

Trainee Accounts Assistant An exciting opportunity has a risen for an individual who is keen to break into the world of finance and work within a highly reputable and fast paced business. The successful candidate will be passionate about developing a care

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Expiry date:
16 Feb 2019
Location:
Kent, Hampshire
Salary:
£18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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Helping you find a career as an Accountant

As a chartered accountant you will give advice, audit accounts and offer reliable information about financial records. Working strategically, your aim in this role is to maximise profitability on behalf of your client.


What does an Accountant do?
Responsibilities of the job include:

- Managing financial systems and budgets
- Undertaking financial audits
- Providing trustworthy financial advice
- Liaising with clients and providing financial information and advice catered to their needs
- Evaluating the company’s systems and analyse any potential risks
- Performing tests to check financial information and systems
- Advising clients on tax planning and tax issues
- Maintaining accounting records and preparing accounts and management information
- Advise clients on business transactions
- Advising clients on areas of interest for business improvement, or dealing with insolvency
- Detecting and preventing fraud
- Managing and mentoring junior colleagues
- Liaising with internal and external auditors
- Fixing any financial irregularities
- Producing reports and future recommendations following audits
- Arranging financial management reports. e.g. Financial planning and forecasting
- Advising on tax and treasury issues
- Negotiating terms with suppliers
What skills and interests should an Accountant have?
As an accountant, you'll need an interest in business and awareness of the field, as well as great interpersonal skills.
What hours does an Accountant typically do?
Working hours are typically 9am to 5pm, but sometimes working extra hours in the evenings and at weekends might be required - particularly towards the end of the financial year.
What environment is an Accountant based in?
You will be office-based, but may travel and work from clients' offices.
How much does an Accountant travel?
Travel within a working day is very common in accountancy work, particularly if you work for a firm that services clients. Absence from home overnight and occasional overseas travel is also possible.
How much does an Accountant get paid?
Salaries for graduates vary depending on the location, sector and type of firm, but most starting salaries in this industry begin at £25,000. The average earning potential of chartered accountants (salary and bonus) with two to four post-qualification years of experience is around £56,000.

After 5 or more years, the average salary for a chartered accountant rises to £90,200, with an average yearly bonus of £20,600.
Perks & benefits
- Potential for a great annual bonus
- Opportunity to travel
What qualifications does an Accountant need?
Chartered accountancy is open to graduates of all disciplines, although of course a course such as economics will have given you the best preparation.
Useful subjects to study at school & university
- Finance
- Accountancy
- Business Management
- Mathematics
- Politics
- Economics
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