Are you an ambitious individual looking to start your career in accountancy?
TC Group would love to hear from you. We have an excellent career opportunity for a Trainee Accountant to join our tax department in our Ibstock office. With flexible hybrid working and excellent benefits including healthcare.
The tax team processes personal tax returns and VAT returns for a variety of external clients from organisations across the UK. You will learn various tax duties and build relationships with clients. In Ibstock we have a varied highly prestigious client base of high-net worth individuals, SMEs and not-for-profit individuals.
Joining the team as an apprentice, you'll work towards a formal accountancy qualification (ATT) and start your journey towards a fulfilling and rewarding accountancy career. With the benefits of on the job learning and structured training, you will be given all the skills and support you need as well an impressive client list. Senior members of the team will support with training and our internal training will help you develop in the role.
Initially you will be part of a larger team before taking on individual responsibility for your clients. In time you will have your own client portfolio and will be the main contact. You will receive training towards management of a portfolio of self-assessments. We are looking for a motivated individual who will have future management of making tax digital for Income Tax self-Assessment.
What we are looking for
We are looking for dynamic, ambitious individuals with a positive 'can do' attitude who are looking for a challenge.
You will have pace, accuracy and understand the importance of excellent client service.
You will have confidence with numbers, great attention to detail and the ability to confidently talk to people to build client relationships.
Highly personable with excellent verbal and written communication is also crucial.
Accountancy can be technically demanding with new concepts and regulatory changes to grasp. You should be able to learn quickly and be at ease with grasping new concepts.
We are able to consider different levels and so can consider school/college leavers, graduates or candidates who have already started their ATT qualification.
We are looking candidates who have GCSES in Maths and English (grade 4 and above), A Levels (grades C and above) and/or a relevant degree 2:ii and above.
The successful candidate will be interested in having a career in accountancy and looking to study or already started the ATT qualification.
In addition, you will have an excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office with intermediate excel skills as a minimum.
A generous remuneration package includes:
market rate salary in line with National Minimum Wage
study support on an apprenticeship scheme
flexible hybrid working
23 days annual leave (exc BH) - increasing by one day per year up to a maximum of 28 days (once qualified)
opportunity to purchase additional holiday days
day off for birthday
access to our corporate reward scheme
employee Assistance Programme
opportunity to develop your skills and progress within the Firm
relaxed and friendly working environment
The most important component of a successful business is the people; without the intelligent, hard-working professionals at TC Group we simply couldn't function.
Joining TC, you can look forward to excellent career prospects.
Looking ahead, we will encourage you to take on more responsibility and develop your knowledge and experience. Our open management style encourages the exchange of ideas throughout our firm, and creates a working environment that is receptive to change and new initiatives.
Ultimately, our training is tailored to help you develop the extensive skills you need to become an effective business adviser. To achieve this goal we will support your professional development at each stage in your career, giving you the opportunity to progress right through to partnership level, so that you can build a varied and exciting career with us and play a key role in the development of our business.
We are is a highly innovative, leading edge firm of accountants and professional advisers.
Officially one of the fastest growing Top 40 UK firms with offices across the UK, we are the first to offer a full range of complementary professional services in the areas of financial planning, legal and HR. We are also at the forefront of technology, having won Xero's Emerging Partner of the Year, and shortlisted for Large Partner of the Year awards in recent years.