Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant (ACA) - immediate start available

Starting Salary £20,000
25 Apr 2022
25 May 2022
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
Salary band
Contract type
Training contract

We are seeking recent graduates looking to start a career in accountancy. Alexander & Co is an award winning, dynamic and innovative firm that has become one of the North West’s leading independent firms of chartered accountants, tax advisors and business consultants.

Based in our modern spacious office in the heart of Manchester City Centre, you will enroll in our graduate training programme. This provides a wide range of benefits including additional paid study leave (in addition to statutory and annual holidays), mentoring and structured learning and training.

Our graduates study a level 7 Apprenticeship Programme over three years, meaning you can be exam qualified with the ICAEW within two years, with additional training and support post exam qualification.

Alexander & Co’s reputation has been built up over many years, we pride ourselves in the personal service we provide to our diverse range of clients and recognise the important contribution all our team members make to the company.

Our client base is diverse and ranges in size from large companies to small sole traders. As a result, we can offer a wider exposure to a variety of work experiences than most other firms our size. We offer a hands-on advisory service to our clients and you will benefit from direct client contact and the chance to make a real contribution to their affairs.

Working at Alexander & Co you can be sure of support and encouragement to progress you career, whilst gaining vital experience in your day-to-day work.

Some of the benefits of working at Alexander & Co include:

•    Grade A working environment with modern offices in the heart of the city centre 
•    Generous annual leave including Christmas shutdown 
•    Additional study leave 
•    Regular team social events 
•    A supportive team with a fun working environment
•    Career progression, with structured learning and training programs across all levels

Applicants should have obtained at least a 2i honours degree. Whilst we welcome applicants who have studied finance and accounting at degree level, this isn’t a prerequisite. Personality and a willingness to learn is just as important and we welcome applicants across other degree subjects.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please complete the form below or alternatively, email your C.V. together with a covering letter to

If you require any further information, please do not hesitate to contact Gary by email.