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Smith and Williamson
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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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Smith and Williamson
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31 Aug 2019

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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31 Aug 2019
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Accountancy
Smith and Williamson
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31 Aug 2019

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
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Accountancy
Smith and Williamson
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31 Aug 2019

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
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Accountancy
Smith and Williamson
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31 Aug 2019

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
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Accountancy
Smith and Williamson
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01 Apr 2019

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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01 Apr 2019
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Work placement
Contract type:
Temporary
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019

Graduate Accountant - Huddersfield

Arnold Clark.

We are looking for motivated Graduate Accountants to work in various Arnold Clark branches across the UK. Location Huddersfield Hours Full time, Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5pm About the role As a Graduate Accountant at Arnold Clark, you’ll have the opportun

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29 Mar 2019
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Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£20,000 per annum

Trainee Graduate Accountant

Thomas Jean Associates

My Client are a well respected Firm of Chartered Accountants in Coventry, who are looking to recruit a Trainee Graduate Accountant. You will ideally have a 2:1 degree in a numerical/science based subject but very critically have at least 12 to 18 months e

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29 Mar 2019
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£20,000 per annum
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Graduate job
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Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£20,000 per annum

Graduate Talent Executive - join our Graduate Academy

GRADUATE FASTTRACK

Salary: £21k - £23k Uncapped commission (£35k OTE in Year one) Graduate Fasttrack are hiring Put simply - we find outstanding graduate talent for the UK’s top employers Our Talent Executives manage the graduate recruitment process for a wide range of com

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29 Mar 2019
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£20,000 per annum
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Graduate job
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Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£18,000 per annum

Graduate Vacancies

Blueprint Recruitment Solutions

Graduate Vacancies Graduate career opportunities in recruitment, based in Fareham, near Portsmouth We are looking to recruit several new graduates to start between March and August and we are inviting applications from final year university students who a

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29 Mar 2019
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£18,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019

Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant - ACA - Spring/Summer 2019

Bishop Fleming

Bristol or Bath 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-thinking business within three years. But it doesn’t stop there. Our ap

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29 Mar 2019
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£18,000 per annum

Graduate Vacancies

Blueprint Recruitment Solutions

Graduate Vacancies Graduate career opportunities in recruitment, based in Fareham, near Portsmouth We are looking to recruit several new graduates to start between March and August and we are inviting applications from final year university students who a

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29 Mar 2019
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£18,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019

Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant - ACA - Spring/Summer 2019

Bishop Fleming

Bristol or Bath 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-thinking business within three years. But it doesn’t stop there. Our ap

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29 Mar 2019
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£17,000 per annum

Graduate/AAT Student

Adele Carr Financial Recruitment

Adele Carr Financial Recruitment is a specialist accountancy recruiter for the North West/North Wales market. My client is looking to recruit an ambitious Graduate/AAT Studier into a busy vibrant finance team full training will be given on the below role.

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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£17,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£18,000 per annum

Graduate Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment

Graduate Accountant | Burnley | £18,000-£21,000 | Onsite parking | Canteen facilities | Study support Your new company Your new company is a progressive, dynamic business in Burnley who have achieved a record number of sales over the past 12 months, incre

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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£18,000 per annum
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Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£20,000 per annum

Graduate Sales Academy - Field Sales with Company Car

Genesis Associates

Basic Salary £20,000 Uncapped Earning potential Company Car on your first day Travel costs covered - including fuel and hotels Unbelievable benefit package: 25 days holiday, travel insurance, private medical care, pension, car upgrades etc. Are you a rece

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29 Mar 2019
Salary:
£20,000 per annum
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019

Retail Accounts Trainee - Graduate Opportunity

St Austell Brewery

Retail Accounts Trainee - Graduate Opportunity St Austell, Cornwall Are you an accounting or finance graduate looking to get your foot on the career ladder? Want to gain valuable industry experience while earning your ACCA or CIMA qualification? How does

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Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019

Graduate Accountant

Venture Recruitment

Venture Recruitment Partners are working with a multinational Financial Services business to find a Trainee Accountant for their newly created division, based in Fareham. In this varied job you will play a key role in the bookkeeping of client funds, as w

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29 Mar 2019
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
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29 Mar 2019

Retail Accounts Trainee - Graduate Opportunity

St Austell Brewery

Retail Accounts Trainee - Graduate Opportunity St Austell, Cornwall Are you an accounting or finance graduate looking to get your foot on the career ladder? Want to gain valuable industry experience while earning your ACCA or CIMA qualification? How does

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29 Mar 2019
Job type:
Graduate job
Contract type:
Contract
Industry:
Accountancy
Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019

Graduate Accountant

Venture Recruitment

Venture Recruitment Partners are working with a multinational Financial Services business to find a Trainee Accountant for their newly created division, based in Fareham. In this varied job you will play a key role in the bookkeeping of client funds, as w

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Expiry date:
29 Mar 2019
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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