Do you have a passion for numbers and accountancy? Are you enthusiastic about providing high quality service? If so, then Simpson Wreford LLP would love to hear from you!

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If we were looking for new staff, this is what we offer...

You will work in our audit & accounts department; your main task will be to assist in the preparation of annual accounts for our clients.

You will be trained to do the following:

  • Bookkeeping
  • Prepare sets of accounts
  • Prepare VAT returns
  • Update spreadsheets and databases
  • Use excel and accountancy packages such as QuickBooks Online, Xero and Sage
  • Deal with bank reconciliations
  • Use our accounts production software – CCH Central
  • Use of document management system – Virtual Cabinet
  • Deal with other accounting and audit issues

You may have to go to client’s premises if required.

You may also be required to carry out any other reasonable ad-hoc duties.

Training towards the AAT qualification will give you the expertise to perform at a greater level and provide you with skills that will stay with you for life. Our training is provided by one of the top professional accountancy training organisations.

Entry Requirements

Ideally we would like you to have a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A* to C (including at least a grade B in Maths and C in English) and at least 90 UCAS Points (excluding general studies) or equivalent. You must also satisfy the eligibility criteria for the AAT Apprenticeship Scheme.

What do we look for in our trainees?

Good inter-personal skills, a flexible outlook and a broad range of interests, coupled with the ambition to succeed. Our trainees are our future so we need people who are keen to develop their communication skills whilst mastering both the technical and professional aspects of our work.

Boring, boring Chartered Accountancy?

We need to be to have the technical skills to do the job, but just as important are the imagination and communication skills to engage our clients.

What's in it for you?

A valuable professional qualification gained through great practical experience, on-the-job training, a paid for linked study course and the chance to develop a wide range of individual skills. You will have opportunities to attend lectures and in house training to develop practical and personal skills.


Your progress will be monitored by your manager and training partner who will be on hand to assist you with any problems. Formal reviews are conducted twice a year. Your salary package will be competitive and reviewed twice a year when your overall progress is assessed.

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