Hobsons ACA Training Contract – starting date September 2021
Careers with Hobsons
Do you want to work for a growing and ambitious firm of Chartered Accountants? Hobsons provides a well-developed work life balance, including enhanced holiday options and flexi time to give you the culture and environment in which to thrive.
You will gain work experience with us whilst studying for the ACA qualification with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (‘ICAEW’). The qualification is offered through the Government’s Level 7 apprenticeship programme. Throughout your training contract, you will have your own mentor and can expect the full support of our team. We provide the very best technical training and give you early responsibility, which means practical experience across a wide range of audit and accounting. You also know that you’re working in a progressive firm which always embraces the latest developments in technology.
We understand what makes a team tick, but we ask in return hard work, enthusiasm and dedication.
Hobsons broad range of clients, and the wide range of services that we provide to our client base, will make sure you obtain the relevant experience you need to qualify and succeed as a Chartered Accountant.
We provide the opportunity to quickly gain experience in audit and accounts preparation across a range of clients, helping develop a broad range of skills. We offer you a career progression path with your own clients to manage once qualified with the opportunity of moving quickly into manager grades at the firm.
Why Choose Hobsons?
We are looking for ambitious individuals with a desire to provide the best possible service to our clients. We know that providing our clients with a premium service requires our staff to build strong working relationships with their staff and directors so we are looking for personable individuals who can get on with, and communicate with, client contacts at all levels.
We look for initiative, drive and enthusiasm and the willingness to seek out new opportunities for Hobsons with our existing clients, and with businesses and individuals that we do not currently act for.
With our support we are confident that we will help you reach your full potential.
You will enjoy benefits such as:
- Salary reward at relevant points, with reviews on a six monthly basis;
- Opportunities to acquire an enhanced holiday entitlement;
- Structured development with measurable milestones;
- Supportive learning environment with knowledgeable mentors and excellent peer group keen to share;
- Study leave to attend college and prepare for exams at no expense to you;
- The firm provides an annual ‘social fund’ to allow staff to participate in a wide range of social activities;
- Working close to Nottingham city centre with free on road parking and close to major bus routes.
ACA training contract programme
Hobsons are looking to recruit high calibre graduates or fully qualified AAT individuals looking to further their studies by undertaking a Level 7 apprenticeship to achieve the ACA (ICAEW) qualification.
Have you or do you expect to achieve a minimum of a 2.1 in your degree or are you level 4 AAT qualified?
Do you want to have a professional career and obtain an internationally recognised accountancy qualification?
If you answer YES to these questions then the ACA qualification could be for you.
How to apply
If you think you’ve got what it takes to be a member of the Hobsons team, please email a copy of your CV and covering letter explaining why you would like to be a Chartered Accountant, why you would like to work for Hobsons, and explaining why you are the best person for this role.
The address to email is – firstname.lastname@example.org.