Accounts and Audit Trainee in Cardiff at Haines Watts

Date Posted: 4/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are recruiting for an Accounts and Audit trainee to work within our Cardiff office to join our 2018 trainee programme.

This position would suit university leavers who are looking to start their careers within the accountancy field. The position will be to work with our clients and provide support with bookkeeping, year-end accounts and audit.

We are a top 15 accountancy firm specialising within the owner managed business area across the UK. In the Cardiff office we also cover specialisms in the Not for Profit sector and Solicitors.

The Accounts and Audit trainee role is offering a competitive salary, progression within the team and study support within ACA or ACCA.

The Accounts and Audit Trainee duties will be:

Accounts preparation.


Audit Assistance.

Personal and Corporation Tax work.


  • Skills in Microsoft Excel and Word necessary


  • 2.1 or higher achieved at degree level.
  • Good A level and GCSE results.

The Accounts and Audit Trainee will have the below skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work on own initiative and manage workload
  • Excellent IT skills including good use of Excel

Personal Qualities

  • Team Player
  • Resilience
  • Approachability and availability
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Flexibility

If you are keen to secure a progressive Accounts and Audit Trainee role within a top 15 accountancy firm please apply today to find out more.