"The friendly team really helps, everyone is very supportive. The pay is also good in comparison to some graduate schemes. The support for other studies is also available should you wish to go on to study further. Sometimes can be very long hours depending on your role but this can be with any job, not just this company."Read more
"You get to work in many different places and the people I work with are great.The workload can sometimes get tough when you are studying and working at the same time - although we do get lots of support."Read more
Given responsibility from the off.
Variety of work - studying for college, working on range of clients - e.g. steel works in Birmingham or Blenheim Palace in Woodstock.
Get good benefits - specifically Time Off In Lieu - basically any overtime I work in the beginning of the year I can take as holiday later on in the year.
Team working environment of the audit - with other young people.
Good career and salary progression.Travelling everywhere can get annoying.
Self-study whilst doing the day job.
"The people are incredibly friendly and helpful, not your typical accountants. As well as this the work is fast-paced and challenging.There is little flexibility in the early years. It is not a job where you are your own boss until you complete the ACAs (or similar qualification) this will not be the case."Read more
"Lots of variety and exposure to different clients in different locations; gain a good understanding of the finances of lots of different types of businesses. Not the norm to work beyond standard working hours outside of exam times and perhaps busy season. Long commutes, lots of exam pressure, totally reliant on client's timely provision of information. "Read more
"The team I work with - they always have time to answer my questions and explain the technical side of what I am doing to ensure I fully understand the work I am completing.
I enjoy getting out of the office to meet with clients and attend college to study towards a professional qualification.
I wouldn't say there is anything 'worst' about my job. The client take on processes need improving as these are unnecessarily lengthy - work is being done to speed up the process and things have started to change so I'm..."Read more