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Audit Accounts Trainee- Harwood Hutton, Beaconsfield

Financial and Professional Services

Harwood Hutton are a strong and growing local accountancy firm based just outside of London. We deliver a range of services to a diverse client base, including entrepreneurial businesses right up to well-known brands, in a range of industries. With around 70 team members, you get to know everyone and feel part of the Harwood Hutton family and there are plenty of opportunities to progress within the firm. We are committed to achieving the right lifestyle balance for our team, whilst providing unparalleled service to our clients.

The role As an Audit and Accounts trainee, you’ll gain experience and training in a number of accounting disciplines, including audit and taxation, in order to achieve ACCA qualification. You will join our team of driven professionals and will help to service our client base. You’ll be exposed to a variety of work with companies of different sizes and covering a wide range of industries.

Our clients are from all kinds of industries We are incredibly diverse and our clients range from care homes, charities,education and opticians to IT, media, property, travel and retail.

You’ll learn while you earn As a school leaver you will first study towards AAT levels 2 and 3, then following with ACCA. We will cover the cost of the exams and offer support along the way with a full study package, including all course and exam costs, materials and study leave.

What we’re looking for

  • Strong GCSE and A level qualifications

  • The ability to think logically and utilise analytical skills

  • A professional and friendly attitude

  • An appetite to learn and dedication to study for a professional qualification

  • Flexibility and organisation in managing your own time to deadlines

  • Good oral and written communication skills

Balance: Our team members thrive when their roles are balanced with the rest of their lives. We believe that our people should have the flexibility they need to manage this balance, so we offer:

  • Agile working – beyond working our core hours, you can choose when you start and finish to suit your needs

  • Time repay – if you work additional hours, you get them back! Extra hours are recorded and you can save them up and take them off when it suits you


  • An employee assistance programme to help support mental good health

  • Pension salary sacrifice

  • Private medical cover

  • Life assurance cover

  • Breakdown cover

  • Travel insurance

  • A range of referral bonuses

  • Fresh fruit in the office, to help you keep on top of your 5-a-day!

To provide impactful advice and service we need our people to have the right skills and experience. Our culture prioritises training and development, so people grow in and with the firm to realise their potential. We offer:

  • A comprehensive training and study package for our trainees

  • In house technical training and access to a range of external courses

  • Feedback conversations to develop both professional skills and the whole person

Our best work is delivered when we collaborate and work as a team, and when we are able to be ourselves. More than just a workplace, we foster an environment where lifelong friendships are formed. We have:

  • Quarterly social events organised by our social committee, including a Christmas party and summer BBQ

  • A range of other events

  • Celebratory lunches to acknowledge our colleagues’ milestones

To apply for this role or for more information, please contact meganjephson@harwoodhutton.co.uk




22 Wycombe End, Beaconsfield HP9 1NB

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