Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies at Albert Goodman Chartered Accountants

If you think you would fit well into our team, want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in in touch. Our up to date list of  current vacancies can viewed below. We offer excellent on the job training and a real commitment to professional development.

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter together with a completed application form to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

NO AGENCIES PLEASE. We have a preferred supplier list in relation to recruitment consultants and agencies. This means that all speculative CV’s and employment proposals submitted to us by agencies will not be considered. We thank you for respecting this decision.

We are currently expanding and looking for the right people to fill the following positions:

AAT Trainees (apprenticeship) 2017

We are looking for AAT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

Opportunities are available for Trainee Accounting Technicians, to support managers and other senior staff in providing a range of accountancy services to clients at one of the largest accountancy and business services firms in the South West. Perfectly suited for someone who has just finished their A levels or someone with the right qualifications or experience looking for a career change.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Starting at Level 3 (Advanced) there is potential for the Trainee to then move on to the ICAEW CFAB qualification and ACA thereafter.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of accounting but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

ATT Trainee (apprenticeship) 2017

We are looking for ATT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

You will be working in an established Tax Department in a trainee role, gaining experience to become a key player in processing tax returns and providing the whole range of tax compliance support to our corporate and personal tax clients. This position involves a number of different aspects including preparing tax computations, processing tax returns, preparation of VAT returns and filing Companies House and H M Revenue & Customs documents on behalf of clients. Assignments will be undertaken both in the office and at client’s premises. Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians. A very wide range of Taxation work experience and on-the-job training will be provided within a busy accountancy practice. Training will include core papers of personal tax, business tax, accounting, practice administration and ethics as well a choice from 4 non-core papers. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of tax, but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

 

Work Placement 2017

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people.

We have 12 month work placements available starting Summer 2017 which may suit those looking for an accounting placement as part of their degree programme, or those who may have already graduated. Our work placements provide a fantastic opportunity to develop commercial and accountancy skills whilst supporting future career choices. Our placements join us in four main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services, Agricultural Services and Tax, however we can also tailor the programme very much around your needs as well as ours. For some placements you’ll also study towards a professional qualification, meaning you are already part qualified if you re-join us the following year.

We look for talented individuals with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record and who we can invest in to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. You will also be on target for or achieved a 2.1 degree with A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels (or equivalent of these qualifications).

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to apply for a 12 month work placement, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

 

Work Experience 2017

If you are looking to develop your skills in a work place environment, then work experience with us could be for you. We offer 1 week opportunities for those over school leaving age to come and see how we work at various times over the Summer months. This is not a job or even a try-out for a job, but it is a way to get a better idea about what we do.

To apply we ask you to complete an application form and send us your CV with a covering letter which allows us to find out a bit about you and why you are interested in work experience with us. On your covering letter please express a preference about dates, location and business area and when we have this information we will try and match you with a suitable placement.

Work experience is unpaid and we are unable to offer expenses.

Due to the volume of applications and availability for work experience, preference is given to those students from schools, colleges and universities that are local to our offices although all applications are considered.

ATT Trainee – Tax – Taunton

We are currently looking for an ATT Trainee to join us in our Taunton office. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success. As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally. The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives. Our people are vital to our continued success.

You will be working in an established Tax Department in a trainee role, gaining experience to become a key player in processing tax returns and providing the whole range of tax compliance support to our corporate and personal tax clients. This position involves a number of different aspects including preparing tax computations, processing tax returns, preparation of VAT returns and filing Companies House and H M Revenue & Customs documents on behalf of clients. Assignments will be undertaken both in the office and at client’s premises. Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Taxation Technicians. A very wide range of Taxation work experience and on-the-job training will be provided within a busy accountancy practice. Training will include core papers of personal tax, business tax, accounting, practice administration and ethics as well a choice from 4 non-core papers. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Qualifications Required

  • A Minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*- B, including  Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required 

  •  Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  •      Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  •  Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  •  Numerate
  •  Professional & hard working
  •  Driven and enthusiastic
  •  Excellent attention to Detail

No detailed prior knowledge of tax is required, but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected.

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

 

ACA Trainee – Business Services – Burnham-on-Sea

Do you want a career working for a firm with a structured career path and gain a recognised qualification?

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

Our trainees join us in three main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services and Agricultural Services. We provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses. Agricultural Services provide sound business and financial advice to farmers and agri-related businesses based on many years of experience. It is a large fast growing team of professionals.

We also provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become an ACA accountant with the ICAEW is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop graduates who could be our future partners and leaders. A number our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life.

If you complete your University degree in 2017, then we are sure you are thinking about your next step. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record. To apply for one our training roles you will have achieved, 2.1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we do from time to time take trainees mid-year.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

APPLICATIONS

If you have A/B grades and a minimum of a 2:1 degree or equivalent or higher and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the ACA/ACCA qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

ACA Trainee – Agriculture – Taunton

Do you want a career working for a firm with a structured career path and gain a recognised qualification?

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

Our trainees join us in three main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services and Agricultural Services. We provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses. Agricultural Services provide sound business and financial advice to farmers and agri-related businesses based on many years of experience. It is a large fast growing team of professionals.

We also provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become an ACA accountant with the ICAEW is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop graduates who could be our future partners and leaders. A number our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life.

If you complete your University degree in 2017, then we are sure you are thinking about your next step. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record. To apply for one our training roles you will have achieved, 2.1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we do from time to time take trainees mid-year.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

APPLICATIONS

If you have A/B grades and a minimum of a 2:1 degree or equivalent or higher and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the ACA/ACCA qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

ACA Trainee – Audit – Taunton

Do you want a career working for a firm with a structured career path and gain a recognised qualification?

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

Our trainees join us in three main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services and Agricultural Services. We provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses. Agricultural Services provide sound business and financial advice to farmers and agri-related businesses based on many years of experience. It is a large fast growing team of professionals.

We also provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become an ACA accountant with the ICAEW is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop graduates who could be our future partners and leaders. A number our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life.

If you complete your University degree in 2017, then we are sure you are thinking about your next step. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record. To apply for one our training roles you will have achieved, 2.1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we do from time to time take trainees mid-year.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

APPLICATIONS

If you have A/B grades and a minimum of a 2:1 degree or equivalent or higher and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the ACA/ACCA qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

ACA Trainee – Business Services – Taunton

Do you want a career working for a firm with a structured career path and gain a recognised qualification?

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

Our trainees join us in three main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services and Agricultural Services. We provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses. Agricultural Services provide sound business and financial advice to farmers and agri-related businesses based on many years of experience. It is a large fast growing team of professionals.

We also provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become an ACA accountant with the ICAEW is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop graduates who could be our future partners and leaders. A number our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life.

If you complete your University degree in 2017, then we are sure you are thinking about your next step. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record. To apply for one our training roles you will have achieved, 2.1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we do from time to time take trainees mid-year.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

APPLICATIONS

If you have A/B grades and a minimum of a 2:1 degree or equivalent or higher and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the ACA/ACCA qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

ACA Trainee – Business Services – Yeovil

Do you want a career working for a firm with a structured career path and gain a recognised qualification?

Albert Goodman is one of the largest accountancy, tax and financial services firms based in Somerset, North Somerset and Dorset with over 280 employees at offices in Taunton, Bridgwater, Burnham-on-Sea, Chard, Weston-Super-Mare, Weymouth and Yeovil. If you want to excel in your career and are excited by the prospect of working alongside clients from day one, then do get in touch.

Our trainees join us in three main areas, Business Services, Corporate Services and Agricultural Services. We provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses. Agricultural Services provide sound business and financial advice to farmers and agri-related businesses based on many years of experience. It is a large fast growing team of professionals.

We also provide audit, accountancy and tax services and financial advice to a wide variety of businesses.

Our people lie at the heart of our success and we’re proud of a long established track record in developing the talents and careers of our people. We seek talented individuals and then invest significantly in them to strengthen our business and help us deliver our strategic goals and vision. Training to become an ACA accountant with the ICAEW is a rewarding and challenging career and can open up a whole host of opportunities for you. Albert Goodman is looking to train and develop graduates who could be our future partners and leaders. A number our senior managers and partners started their career as a trainee with us and have stayed with us throughout their working life.

If you complete your University degree in 2017, then we are sure you are thinking about your next step. We look for candidates with drive and enthusiasm who can demonstrate a strong academic track record. To apply for one our training roles you will have achieved, 2.1 in your degree or equivalent, although the subject of your degree is not important. We also look for A/B grades at both GCSE and A Levels.

Whilst our main intake is in July/August each year, we do from time to time take trainees mid-year.

We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund:

  • Technical training with recognised training providers
  • Tuition/Revision Courses
  • Student Registration Fees
  • Annual Student subscriptions
  • Books and materials
  • Exemption/examination entry fees
  • Paid study leave for courses and exams
  • Accommodation if a stay away is required

APPLICATIONS

If you have A/B grades and a minimum of a 2:1 degree or equivalent or higher and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the ACA/ACCA qualification, please complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk

AAT Trainee – Business Services – Burnham-on-Sea

We are looking for AAT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

Opportunities are available for Trainee Accounting Technicians, to support managers and other senior staff in providing a range of accountancy services to clients at one of the largest accountancy and business services firms in the South West. Perfectly suited for someone who has just finished their A levels or someone with the right qualifications or experience looking for a career change.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Starting at Level 3 (Advanced) there is potential for the Trainee to then move on to the ICAEW CFAB qualification and ACA thereafter.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of accounting but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please visit our website www.albertgoodman.co.uk/join-us/ and complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

AAT Trainee – Agriculture – Taunton

We are looking for AAT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

Opportunities are available for Trainee Accounting Technicians, to support managers and other senior staff in providing a range of accountancy services to clients at one of the largest accountancy and business services firms in the South West. Perfectly suited for someone who has just finished their A levels or someone with the right qualifications or experience looking for a career change.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Starting at Level 3 (Advanced) there is potential for the Trainee to then move on to the ICAEW CFAB qualification and ACA thereafter.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of accounting but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please visit our website www.albertgoodman.co.uk/join-us/ and complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

AAT Trainee – Business Services – Taunton

We are looking for AAT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

Opportunities are available for Trainee Accounting Technicians, to support managers and other senior staff in providing a range of accountancy services to clients at one of the largest accountancy and business services firms in the South West. Perfectly suited for someone who has just finished their A levels or someone with the right qualifications or experience looking for a career change.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Starting at Level 3 (Advanced) there is potential for the Trainee to then move on to the ICAEW CFAB qualification and ACA thereafter.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of accounting but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please visit our website www.albertgoodman.co.uk/join-us/ and complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

AAT Trainee – Business Services – Yeovil

We are looking for AAT Trainees to join us in a variety of our offices from July 2017 onwards. Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

Opportunities are available for Trainee Accounting Technicians, to support managers and other senior staff in providing a range of accountancy services to clients at one of the largest accountancy and business services firms in the South West. Perfectly suited for someone who has just finished their A levels or someone with the right qualifications or experience looking for a career change.

Both practical and theoretical training will be supported, with the aim to becoming a member of the Association of Accounting Technicians, Trainees will have support and on the job training from managers and other senior staff. During your training you will be expected to develop an understanding of the practical issues involved in delivering a high quality service to clients. We offer excellent support and training that will help you develop the skills you need to succeed as a professional and to progress until you realise your full potential. We provide and fund technical training with recognised training providers, provision of books and materials, student registration fees, annual student subscription and exemption/examination entry fees.

Starting at Level 3 (Advanced) there is potential for the Trainee to then move on to the ICAEW CFAB qualification and ACA thereafter.

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) mostly at Grade A*-B, including Maths and English
  • A minimum of 2 A Levels (or equivalent) grade A*- B

Skills Required

  • Knowledge of Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must be able to work well as part of a team with good interpersonal skills
  • Accurate typing and/or data entry skills
  • Numerate
  • Professional & hard working
  • Driven and enthusiastic
  • Excellent attention to Detail
  • Ideally prior knowledge of accounting but general interest in business, accountancy and tax will be expected

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package.

APPLICATIONS

If you meet or exceed the above requirements and would like to train with Albert Goodman towards the AAT qualification, please visit our website www.albertgoodman.co.uk/join-us/ and complete the trainee application form and send with your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk .

Bookkeeper – Burnham on Sea

Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

 

We are currently looking for a Bookkeeper, who would like to work towards becoming a Manager, to join us in our Burnham-on-Sea office. You will be responsible for producing management accounts for a portfolio of clients that include sole traders, partnerships and Limited Companies. You will be a key member of our Burnham-on-Sea team understanding the needs and challenges facing our clients and adding value to the service we provide.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication and accountancy skills
  • Good understanding of VAT
  • Driving licence and car with the ability to be able to travel to other offices as required
  • Flexible, personable and high levels of integrity / confidentiality
  • Detail conscious, conscientious and organised
  • Ability to remain calm, positive and friendly under pressure
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills with confidence to communicate at all levels
  • Sage knowledge
  • Xero / cloud accounting package knowledge preferred but not essential as training will be provided

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

Payroll Administrator (Yeovil)

Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for a Payroll Administrator to join us in our Yeovil office. You will be responsible for the processing and administration of client payrolls over various frequencies within an allocated portfolio as well as the timely and accurate delivery of payroll and related client services, including recordkeeping and HMRC and client reporting.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • Good working knowledge of all areas of Payroll, RTI and current HMRC reporting requirements
  • Experience in processing multiple payrolls and multiple frequencies
  • Able to carry out manual calculation
  • Numerate and High levels of IT literacy
  • Experience of using payroll software, preferably Sage and Star Flexible approach to duties and working hours
  • Good planning, organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Attention to detail and self-motivated
  • Sound communication skills, ability to use own initiative and a good team player

Audit Manager (Taunton)

Albert Goodman’s 280 plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally motivating our people to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are therefore vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for an Audit Manager to join us in our Taunton office. The job will involve a varied schedule, working with a wide range of clients across multiple industries. Responsibilities will include planning, leading and finalising audits. You will be accountable for a portfolio of clients / jobs, managing yourself and others.

It is the ideal role for those looking for progression within an every-growing team, who want to enjoy their job in a bright, challenging environment.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified with experience managing clients
  • Experience of audits in practice.
  • Good Microsoft skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a busy team.

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

Assistant Manager (Weymouth)

Albert Goodman’s 280 plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally motivating our people to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are therefore vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for an Assistant Manager to join us in our Weymouth office. Responsibilities will include undertaking and planning assignments and managing or assisting others in the management of year end compliance requirements including statutory accounts and tax returns. You will be accountable to a manager and will be required to manage yourself and others.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA 3 years post qualified
  • Previous Accountancy experience as an Assistant Manager
  • Excellent people management and technical skills
  • Outgoing and socially confident
  • Analytical and conscientious
  • Self-sufficient and detail conscious

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

1st Line Support IT Engineer ( Taunton)

Albert Goodman’s 280 plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally motivating our people to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are therefore vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for a 1st Line Support IT Helpdesk Engineer to join us in our Taunton office (but covering all of our offices from Weston to Weymouth). Working on the Helpdesk you will be the first point of contact for AG staff needing IT support. Your role will be to resolve or refer jobs to your colleagues to ensure IT systems are working effectively.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • Excellent customer service approach
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to explain IT issues with non IT staff
  • Previous IT work experience (ideally at least 1 year), qualification or very keen interest in IT
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and meet scheduled work deadlines
  • A desire to further your career in IT

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

2nd Line Support IT Engineer (Taunton)

Albert Goodman’s 280 plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally motivating our people to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are therefore vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for 2nd Line Support IT Helpdesk Engineer to join us in our Taunton office (but covering all of our offices from Weston to Weymouth). Working on the Helpdesk you will assist with the development of the 1st Line support engineers and escalate calls where applicable. You will also maintain in-house computer systems, desktops and peripherals including installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining and upgrading all hardware and equipment where required.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • Excellent customer service approach
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to explain IT issues with non IT staff
  • Previous IT 2nd Line work experience (ideally at least 2 years)
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure and meet scheduled work deadlines
  • A desire to further your career in IT

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

Manager (Burnham-on-Sea or Weston-super-Mare)

Albert Goodman’s 280 plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally motivating our people to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are therefore vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for a Manager to join us either in our Burnham-on-Sea or Weston Super Mare office. Responsibilities will include planning, undertaking and supervising assignments including client specific projects and the client’s year end compliance requirements; statutory accounts and tax returns. You will be accountable for a portfolio of clients / jobs, managing yourself and others whilst also being heavily involved in the business development of the office and Firm.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified
  • Previous Accountancy experience as an Assistant Manager or Manager
  • Excellent people management and technical skills
  • Outgoing and socially confident
  • Analytical and conscientious
  • Self-sufficient and detail conscious

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.

 

Audit Senior (Taunton)

Albert Goodman’s 280-plus people have a shared aim – to be the Firm that contributes most to our clients’ success.  As a leading firm of Chartered Accountants, Tax Consultants and Financial Planners in the South West we provide high-quality advice to businesses and individuals locally as well as nationally.  The motivation of our people is to help businesses and individuals achieve their objectives.  Our people are vital to our continued success.

We are currently looking for an Audit Senior to join us in our Taunton Office. This job will involve a varied schedule, working with a wide range of clients across multiple industries. Responsibilities will include planning and leading audits, undertaking testing and reviewing work whilst meeting deadlines.

It is the ideal role for those looking for progression within an ever-growing team, who want to enjoy their job in a bright and challenging environment.

Ideally (although not essential), the successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • Part or newly qualified ACA or ACCA
  • Experience of audits in practice
  • Good Microsoft skills ( Excel, Word & Outlook)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a busy team
  • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail

In return we offer a fantastic place to work in the South West with a competitive and flexible benefits package. Salary is negotiable based on skills, qualifications and experience.

To apply for this position, please send your CV and a covering letter to recruitment@albertgoodman.co.uk detailing your suitability for the role in regards to the responsibilities, experience, skills and attributes as well as your salary / working hours pattern expectations and current notice period.