An overview of the role
Your first year will be spent learning about Mazars audit methodology and developing your knowledge of accounting, financial reporting and the business environment.
Your day to day work will include the preparation of financial statements and working at client premises undertaking audit testing as part of the client service team.
Your main responsibilities will be supporting the audit team in undertaking client audit assignments and preparing financial statements.
As your training contract progresses you will develop your knowledge and have the opportunity to work on more complex areas of the audit and take on more responsibility.
How we will support you
We will fund you to study towards the AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualification.
You will receive a full study package and time off to attend college but, with Mazars your professional qualification is only part of the story. We support all our trainees with a blended approach to training and development, classroom study, 1:1 coaching and support and, as you progress, technical and skills training to enable you to progress to management and leadership positions.
You will spend time away from the office to attend classes for tuition and revision stages of each exam. The classroom taught approach means that you will have the support of your peers and valuable study time for your exams.
We also operate a number of in-house training courses which will give you technical insight to assist you to keep up with changes in legislation and case law, both in the UK and worldwide.
What we are looking for
We want driven professional individuals who excel at working with others, who have the ability to communicate at a high level and who share the same values as Mazars. Alongside this you must be able to demonstrate analytical skills, commitment, drive commercial awareness, flexibility and creativity.
We look for candidates who can demonstrate a strong academic track record.
•You’ll need at least 280 UCAS points (to have achieved in the same academic year, from your best 3 A Levels and excluding General Studies).
•We also look for Grade B or above in GCSE English Language and Maths.
If there were extenuating circumstances that affected your result(s), please tell us in your application form so we can consider whether we take them into account.
We do not have a closing date for our vacancies. However, competition is high so we would advise that you apply as early as you can.