graduate job
Expires6 days

Accountancy Trainees

Job description

Are you a talented graduate with the drive and ambition to become a future business leader? Do you want to experience plenty of variety and develop your business and finance skills working with a wide range of teams? If the answer is yes, this three-year accountancy trainee programme is for you.

A global, diverse business, we partner many of the world’s top brands, providing home, lifestyle and automation protection products to millions of their customers. A rapidly growing company, we can offer you a great place to launch your career in the fast-moving world of financial services.

Through a variety of placements, you’ll gain hands-on experience of finance from budgeting, planning and forecasting to statutory reporting and preparing management accounts. Getting to grips with our accounting systems, you’ll help to develop our processes, impact on exciting projects and enable us to make the right decisions through effective management reporting.

You’ll get time to study and time with your manager and talent coach to make sure you’re making the most of every opportunity to learn. Combine this with training days and workshops that help you build your knowledge, skills and behaviours and you’ll soon see that these three years will prepare you for your professional career.

Assurant is a great place to learn and work. Team focused, we offer fantastic perks and lots of training and support. We believe in promoting our people and have been awarded Silver standard by Investors in People and have also been recognised by Business In The Community for Workplace Gender Equality. This is an excellent opportunity to broaden your experience, gain a professional qualification, fast-track your career, preparing you for a leadership role in our finance or wider business teams.

Starting: January 2020.

What we are looking for

We’re looking for five ambitious graduates with the potential to become our finance and business leaders of tomorrow. If you’re curious with a questioning mindset and the desire to learn fast, we’ll support the completion of your CIMA qualification. You’ll also have the opportunity to make a real impact on our business, as you experience what it’s like to partner and contribute to a range of teams across finance and the wider organisation.

Do you have:

  • A real passion for finance
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • A passion for numbers
  • Confident decision making skills
  • An analytical and commercial brain
  • A proactive nature and the drive to become a future leader


Ideally have a 2:1 degree in accounting, business, economics or similar

If not, then suitable A-level (minimum ABB) or alternative qualifications will be considered, preferably including a mathematics, economics or business A-level.

Accepted degree subjects

  • economics
  • business and management studies
  • accounting and finance

Additional job details

Number of vacancies
Up to £20,000

Plus great benefits

How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 18 December 2019

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Closing date:  18 December 2019

Expires6 days

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