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Accounts Trainee

Job Category: Trainee
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Sidcup

Are you looking to start a rewarding career in accountancy?  Do you want to study to become a professionally qualified accountant?

We are recruiting Accounts Trainees to join McBrides Chartered Accountants in Sidcup this summer.  Full training will be provided, and you will study for a professional qualification, such as AAT, via an apprenticeship scheme.

Alongside your studies, you will learn ‘on the job’ and get to apply your new skills in practice. You will benefit from having a peer group of other trainees at various stages of studying to help you with questions and settling in, plus you’ll be working directly with partners, managers and clients from day one.

Candidates will need to demonstrate the following skills:

  • Professional and mature manner
  • Good communication skills
  • Problem solver with good analytical skills
  • Good organisation skills and time management
  • Shows a willingness to learn new tasks and is adaptable
  • Strong IT skills and good knowledge of Microsoft Office, in particular Excel

For academic achievements, we expect:

  • A-Level grades (predicted or achieved) of C and above
  • A minimum of GCSE Grade 5 in English and Grade 6 in Maths

Closing date for applications: 26th April 2024
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found

Please email your application, which should be a CV and covering letter, to Claire Moloney, HR Manager at

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