School Leaver Programme 2020

Are you ready to start your career?

Do you feel like University isn’t for you? Have you considered a career in Accountancy?

Scrutton Bland is a fast paced, regional firm who are leading providers in Financial Services. We are looking to provide our two-year, Trainee Programme to equip successful candidates with hands-on experience and financial support to complete their AAT qualification.
The support doesn’t end there. Upon successful completion of your AAT, there will be the opportunity for you to work towards either your ACA or ACCA qualification. 
We are now accepting applications for our 2020 School Leaver Programme.
Be our next superstar! We have 5 opportunities available to work within our Audit, Business Advisory and Tax Departments based in either our Colchester or Ipswich Offices.
If this sounds like the role for you, or you’d like to find out more, give our HR team a call on 01473 267000 or email your CV and we will be in touch. 
What will you learn?
Throughout the training programme you will be given hands on practical experience on a varied client portfolio. From our offices in Ipswich, Cambridge, Colchester and Diss we work with clients throughout the UK and beyond to find effective solutions which meet their individual needs. Our clients are involved in a very wide variety of businesses, from high-tech research and development and higher and further education to haulage, construction, agriculture, and goods production. Our team of experienced specialists provide accountancy, tax, audit, insurance employee benefits and independent planning advice.
Entry requirements
To be considered for this programme you will need to have at least:

  • 2-3 A levels at grades A*-C or
  • 9-5 Grade at GCSE in Maths & English Language
Key skills
  • Ability to work as part of a professional team
  • Strong ability in both Mathematics and English and a good knowledge of Microsoft packages.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent analytical skills with an eye for detail

To apply, please send us your CV along with a covering letter - we look forward to receiving your application!