Training vacancies listing

Due to our unique working relationship with Ireland's top employers, we have a freely available list of training vacancies positions. This is a list of firms and companies with open Chartered Accountancy trainee positions.

If you are interested in a position please contact the organisations directly. While most of the positions are in practice with a Training Contract on offer, there are also some companies in Industry hiring trainees via the Flexible Route.

Are all vacancies listed?

Not all registered training firms and businesses will advertise positions on our training vacancy page and please bear in mind that not all registered organisations are listed on our website. So make sure to contact any firm or business directly if you want to find out if they have any open training positions.

Some firms will only recruit during the "Milkrounds" this takes place in colleges and universities around the country where firms and businesses with conduct presentations and exhibitions on campus to advertise Training Contracts and recruit students focusing on the graduate classes of degrees in accounting, finance, and other relevant areas. For more information, please visit the relative sections listed below.

Please note: Non-EU students must comply with the regulations of the Immigration & Citizenship Division at the Department of Justice, Equality & Law Reform in the Republic of Ireland.

Interview preparation guide

If you're looking for some help preparing for an interview, we've put together this handy guide around required competencies. The term ‘competency’ can be defined in various ways, so preparing for a competency based model can often be a challenge. Below we have the Interview Building Blocks Tool in two formats for you to download and use to help your organise your experiences.

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Firms and companies with training vacancies can advertise free of charge on our website. Simply  email us with the text you wish to use for your advertisement.

If you are an existing Registered Training Organisation (RTO) or are interested in having your firm or company authorised to train Chartered Accountants under a Training Contract, we have a lot of information available (see link below), including all the forms you’ll need to download.

If you are interested in having your company accredited as a "Chartered Flexible Route Partner", please email Robert Crosbie.

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Vacancy listing


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Swords, Dublin 
About the Company: McInerney Saunders, are a Top 20 accountancy firm with over 30 years experience in business.  We have a wide and varied client base from small soletraders to large multinational companies. 

We provide a vast array of services to our varied client base including:
  • Tax advice – corporate and personal
  • Annual compliance services
  • Business advice
  • Company secretarial services
  • Forensic Investigation services
  • Insolvency and recovery services
Location:  Main Street, Swords, Co Dublin
Date Posted:  04 July 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Job Spec:

The trainee will work in the audit & accounts department, along-side fellow trainees and more senior qualified staff.  The training will involve working on a wide and varied client base from doing in house accounts preparation jobs, assisting on in house audits but also assisting on site audit engagements.  As the training progresses you will be given more responsibility and expected to work more on your own initiative, whilst assisting new trainees as they come on board.



As a training firm we are looking to recruit a trainee,  interested in a career in the accountancy profession.  We are looking for trainees that have the following qualities:

  •  Enthusiastic to learn
  • Work on their own initiative
  • Work well in a team
  • Good people skills
  • Excellent academic record
 Benefits & Remuneration  

We ensure that all our trainees receive a wide and varied training experience in all areas of audit, accounts and taxation at a minimum.  We have an in house mentoring system to assist you through your training experience.

The firm encourages a good work/life balance and supports students in as much as possible in their exam success.  The trainee package offered is in line with Chartered Accountants Ireland recommendations.


 How to Apply:  Please apply to             


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dublin 4
About the Company:

 Meagher Moynihan is based in Dublin 4, our team provides audit, accounting, taxation and business advisory services to Irish Companies as well as Individuals within the following business sectors; manufacturing, construction, logistics, software, medical and retail. If you wish to develop your career within a growing Accountancy Practice, with a diverse client base, then this may be the opportunity for you.

Location: 17 Mespil Road, Dublin 4
Date Posted:  04 July 2019
Closing Date:  09 August 2019  
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:

 Trainee Chartered Accountant on a three and a half year training contract, to be ACA  qualified. Meagher Moynihan will provide full exam support for the contract term.

  • Assisting an Audit Senior in preparation of audit files including accounts preparation work;
  • Bookkeeping assignments for clients;
  • Preparation of working papers for Tax Returns, under supervision of an Audit Senior, including preparation of monthly tax compliance.
  • Preparation of Secretarial Returns for client companies for review by an Audit Senior.
  • Preparation of Payroll for client companies for review by an Audit Senior.
  • Research or investigation work required by Audit Senior in the course of audit, accounts and business advisory assignments for a client.
  • Taking enquiries from clients and recording the questions for an Audit Senior or relevant client care team member.
  • General administration work such as filing and photocopying, document logs etc.
  • Assisting the Office Manager in her duties.
  • The Trainee Chartered Accountant will report directly to the Audit Senior and Manager, and will need to demonstrate the ability to work proactively and independently in a fast-paced office environment.

  • BSc/Ba in accounting, finance or relevant field.
  • Strong mathematical, written and verbal communication skills essential.
  • Prior work experience in a client facing or practice environment, would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with relevant computer software.
Benefits & Remuneration:
  • Competitive salary.
  • Progression increments based on exam success & performance.
  • Meagher Moynihan will provide full support for study leave and exam fees.
 How to Apply: Please email your CV, Cover Letter and Academic Results to


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Glasthule, Co Dublin
About the Company: Limited

Our firm is a small practice with one director, two managers and three trainee accountants. We offer a range of professional services from Accountancy, Audit, Taxation and Consultancy.

Location: Adelaide Road, Glasthule, Co Dublin
Date Posted:  02 July 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:

We are currently seeking to recruit a trainee accountant to join our busy team in South Dublin. The successful candidate will undertake a training contract with our firm.

The role of the Trainee Accountant will be Accounts preparation, Preparing Income Tax Returns, Corporation Tax Returns and VAT3 Returns, Audit, Payroll, and other ad-hoc duties.

  • 2.1 Honours degree in Business/Accountancy
  •  Work individually and as a team player
  • Excellent communication skills and eager to learn
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
Benefits & Remuneration:
  • Competitive trainee salary
  • Full exam support and study leave
 How to Apply: Please email CV and cover letter to


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dublin 18
About the Company:

Our firm is based in Beacon Court, Sandyford, Dublin 18. We are seeking motivated, bright and enthusiastic candidates who are looking for a career within an ambitious and success driven Chartered Accountants’ firm.

We offer you the opportunity to work in a progressive, challenging and friendly environment. Our modern, open plan offices encourage team involvement at all levels.

Location: Beacon Court, Sandyford, Dublin 18
Date Posted:  10 June 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:

The scope of the role available includes providing assurance services and business advisory services to a diverse set of clients.

You will get to work with many different clients, across many business sectors. Services which we provide include for example:

  • Audit; Accounting and assurance
  • Corporate and personal tax planning and strategy
  • Corporate finance
  • Business consulting
  • Wealth management / financial services

There will be the opportunity to work directly with other corporate finance and taxation professionals.


The firm is seeking applications from students who have graduated with honours in a relevant degree (or Professional Diploma in Accounting) and who are interested in a career as a Chartered Accountant. We offer a Training Contract route in conjunction with Chartered Accountants Irelandthis role typically starts 02 September 2019.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills (written and oral), have a strong sense of ambition and enterprise, a sound academic record, and solid comprehension of core accounting and tax fundamentals.

Benefits & Remuneration:

For the right candidates, we will provide a compelling opportunity for your professional and personal development.


Salary will be competitive. It will be based on various factors including Chartered Accountants Ireland exemptions awarded for your academic qualifications. Study leave and other benefits will be in line with Chartered Accountants Ireland recommendations.


Annual Bonus if applicable, study leave provided, free parking, exam and course fees paid.

** Please contact Chartered Accountants Ireland to ensure that you fully understand what exemptions you will qualify for and the training route that is right for you.

 How to Apply:

Please contact Vanessa Goode at



Trainee Chartered Accountant - Killarney, Co. Kerry 
About the Company:

OCKT, a Kerry based firm of Chartered Accountants, are seeking to employ a trainee accountant / part qualified trainee accountant for its ACA graduate programme for an immediate start.

Location: Killarney, Co Kerry
Closing Date:  30 June 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:

We are seeking college graduates who wish to pursue a career as a Chartered Accountant.  You will be working with other trainee chartered accountants within the firm.  The role is a traditional trainee chartered accountant position.


  • Candidates will have an honours degrees in business/accounting or related subjects
  • Strong Computer & IT Skills
  • Ability to work in a tem environment with good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Exemptions in all or part of CAP 1 are desirable. 
Benefits & Remuneration:
  • A competitive package of pay & conditions including study support
  • 3.5 Year training Contract
  • Sponsorship and support towards ACA qualification


 How to Apply:

Interested applications please send applications to:



Assistant Accountant - Dublin 2
About the company

Beyond Accounting is a Chartered Accountancy practice offering far more than traditional accounting services. Not only is it heavily invested in delivering technology solutions to its clients (for instance, Beyond is the Xero Platinum Partner / Partner of the Year (Ireland) 2017 & 2018), it also offers a range of value-added services such as software training, business development, company services and relocation advice.

Location Baggot Street Dublin 2
Date posted 04 June 2019   
Closing date n/a  
Job title Assistant Accountant
How many trainees are you recruiting? Two
Job spec

This position requires someone with a good attitude and good numerical skills, along with a minimum of two years’ previous experience in some facet of accounting. The assistant accountant will also be mature enough to take responsibility for jobs and will be at ease communicating with clients.
The Assistants are the linchpin of the Accounts Production team. They have a number of regular client tasks such as VAT returns, Payroll, Annual Accounts, Annual Returns and Tax returns. They will also be able to take responsibility for implementations, reconciliations and bookkeeping support. They will also offer Xero support to clients.
This role is about productivity, accuracy, good attitude and professionalism. They need to get through a lot of work in good time and make clients feel they are in good hands. 


This position requires someone with a good attitude and good numerical skills, along with a minimum of two years’ previous experience in some facet of accounting. The assistant accountant will also be mature enough to take responsibility for jobs and will be at ease communicating with clients.

 The qualities we are looking for in Beyond team members are:

  • A desire to take on responsibility and be accountable for the work you produce. 
  • People-oriented - keen to develop relationships with clients and to deliver the best customer experience
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Eager to take initiative and develop your role
  • Problem-solving – people who offer solutions, not problems
  • Tech-literate – able to use technology efficiently and effectively
  • Positive and enthusiastic by nature
  • Good organisation, time-management and communication skills 
 Benefits & remuneration

The assistant accountant role offers a package with benefits that include:

  • College funding (we cover all your fees, including courses, books and exams)
  • Paid study leave and exam leave
  • Xero certification
  • Regular training workshops and individual training/mentoring
  • Client-facing responsibility and a clear path for career progression
  • Support to upskill in related areas
  • Career path progression
  • A fantastic D2 location in bright, modern offices
  • Bonuses/commission
  • 4 weeks annual leave 
 How to apply

Please email your CV, Cover Letter and Academic Results to



Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dundalk, Co Louth
About the Company:

Kirk & Associates at Mill House, Mill Street, Dundalk, Co Louth, Chartered Certified Accountants and registered auditors

Location:  Mill Street, Dundalk, Co Louth
Closing Date:   12 June 2019  
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Job Spec:


We specialise in the provision of accounting, auditing, taxation and business advisory services to medium and large clients from a wide variety of business sectors.

We offer our accounting graduates a broad based training with significant exposure to all areas of the business.

We will offer the successful applicant a wide spread of experience in accounts preparation, audit assignments, audit exempt assignments, personal and corporate taxation, company secretarial compliance and business advisory services.

The role will entail

  • Preparing statutory financial statements.
  • Completing audits.
  • Compiling management accounts and other management reporting.
  • Preparing corporation Tax, VAT, RCT and Income Tax returns.
  • Running outsourced payroll.
  • Assisting clients with business plans and financial projections.
  • Liaising with banks, legals and other professional advisers.
  • Assisting with Corporate Finance work.
  • Managing client Company Secretarial requirements.
  • Ad-hoc advisory.

Skills Required:

  • Be interested in pursuing a career as an accountant and auditor.
  • Excellent academic record.
  • Enthusiastic with an ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to learn.


Who we’re looking for

  • Enthusiastic and hard-working graduate with good communication skills who want to qualify as Accountant and auditor in a progressive firm which provides a broad range of experience.
  • Candidate should be degree qualified, preferably in a business discipline.
 Benefits & Remuneration      
  • What we offer

    A competitive remuneration package.
  • All course and examination fees paid.
  • Paid study leave in line with industry guidelines.
  • The firm understands that achieving examination success is the main goal of our trainee accountants, and we have developed support structures to ensure our high pass rates are maintained.
  • Opportunity to work closely with a varied client base comprising both companies and individuals across a wide range of sizes and industries.
  • Opportunities to work across all of our service lines, from audit to taxation to consulting.
  • High level of interaction with clients from the start of your contract.
  • Hands-on’ partner team who have day-to-day contact with all staff.
  • Internal training and exam coaching provided by senior staff.
  • Support for staff who wish to go on and study for additional qualifications,
 How to Apply:       


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Belfast 
About the Company: Translink is one of Northern Ireland’s leading companies providing award winning integrated bus, coach and rail services 364 days per year, and carrying over 81 million customer journeys every year. The company is recognised as an industry leader and has continued to deliver strong performance. 
Location: Great Victoria Street, Belfast  
Closing Date:  14 June 2019 (12 noon)
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Job Spec:

This will be a fixed term 42 month contract and a prerequisite of the programme is that the candidate will be required to attain the ACA (CAI) professional accounting qualification, and will be fully supported by Translink during their contract.

This is a key part of the programme and the candidate will receive appropriate study leave, paid tuition fees and other support from the company. Trainee Accountants will be rewarded in line with guidelines provided by Chartered Accountants Ireland including a competitive starting salary, and increments on successful completion of exams. The role will be based in central Belfast at our headquarters, with occasional travel within Northern Ireland.

During the training contract, trainees will gain valuable experience across a broad range of finance disciplines including:

  • Financial Accounting & Reporting
  • Internal Control & Corporate Governance
  • Finance Information Systems and Management
  • Payroll and Purchasing
  • Treasury and Ticketing 

First and foremost, you will need a Minimum 2.1 Honours Level Degree in Accounting/Business(or be expecting a degree by July 2019) or other relevant discipline or have completed Accounting Technician qualification and wish to continue to ACA.

You should be hard working, committed and determined with a desire to pursue a career in accounting and to complete the ACA exams as part of the programme. You will need excellent customer service and people skills and not be afraid of a challenge. You need to be able to communicate with people at all levels within and outside of the Company, and you need to have the confidence to do so. And you need to be flexible to meet the demands of the training programme - you could be asked to work in any required area.

 How to Apply:

Apply online at  

 Contact:   Edel Quinn, 


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dublin 14
About the Company:  

Carney Walsh & Company Limited is a medium sized firm of Chartered Accountants based in Clonskeagh, Dublin 14. The firm provides a range of professional services to a mix of corporate, personal and institutional clients.

The firm is a registered auditor and a training firm registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. The firm is also authorised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland to carry on investment business. Our personnel have a range of skills and experience across different areas, including accounting, auditing, payroll, taxation, finance, business advice, forensic and corporate compliance services.

Our commitment to developing the skills and expertise of our personnel is continuous and we aim to maintain a mix of personnel that enable us to deliver the professional services demanded by our clients in an appropriately efficient manner.

Our business philosophy is based on our personnel having an intimate knowledge of our clients’ affairs and thus being in a position to provide high quality professional services to them. This commitment is demonstrated by the ongoing close relationship with clients of the directors of the firm, Niall Carney and Jim Walsh, and their thorough understanding of our clients’ affairs.

Location: Clonskeagh, Dublin 14.
Closing Date:  01 September 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
How many trainees are you recruiting?

One Trainee

Job Spec:

Chartered Accountancy practice seeking trainee accountant – commencing contract immediately. Part qualified applicants also welcomed. Full Chartered Accountants Ireland recommended training package (registration fees, course fees, exam fees and paid study leave).

 Requirements:  Suitable related third level qualification and/or part qualified
 Contact Amie


Trainee Chartered Accountant 
About the Company:

Dalata Hotel Group plc, the largest hotel group in Ireland and a growing presence in the UK which includes our Maldron Hotels & Clayton Hotels, are now inviting applications for the 2017 intake of the Graduate Programme.

Location: Head Office: Sandyford Dublin 18
Date Posted:  25 January 2019
Closing Date N/A   
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:

The Dalata Hotel Group Graduate Finance Programme is a high profile 3.5 year training programme, which Dalata runs in conjunction with Chartered Accountants Ireland,

offering graduates tailored professional development with Ireland’s largest hotel group. We have over 4,000 employees and we are on a very exciting journey in our expansion plan, which makes Dalata the ideal place to complete a graduate programme.

On this programme, not only will you build up experience in the Hotel Finance, Group Finance and Internal Audit teams; you’ll also have exam support.

This well-structured programme, on its fourth cycle will offer the successful graduates an opportunity to build on their recent qualifications by obtaining a qualification with Dalata providing both the required relevant experience in addition to a rounded excellent business experience to assist their career progression.

This programme is in line with the company’s strategy of developing talent within the organisation and growing future leaders from strategic succession planning.

You will get exposure to the full spectrum of finance activities, working at the heart of a dynamic Irish plc which has embarked on a phase of significant investment and growth. These include:

  • Financial and management accounting including budgeting and forecasting
  • Group financial reporting
  • Financial planning and analysis
  • Treasury and banking
  • Strategy and development
  • Investor relations
  • Tax (specialist tax stream)
  • Internal Audit



As well as strong academics, we are looking for dynamic, ambitious individuals with good communication skills, a positive can-do attitude and an appetite for learning.

Our search is not restricted to Business and Finance graduates; we will consider applicants from other disciplines with strong academic track records who demonstrate that they meet our criteria for selection.

We would like to hear from you, if you:

  • Are a high calibre ambitious graduate (Level 8 NFQ or equivalent) with a very strong academic record
  • Want to work with a young, ambitious Irish headquartered Plc
  • Want to obtain a professional accounting or tax qualification through the 3.5 years
  • Want to train in industry and get the added benefit of relevant business and commercial experience
  • Full eligibility to work in Ireland for an unlimited time.
Benefits & Remuneration: 
  • A competitive graduate package, including study support
  • Opportunities to progress through a variety of positions as your experience develops including possible rotations in our teams in Hotel Finance, Group Finance, Strategy and Development and Internal Audit which will provide you with an exciting, fully rounded and relevant experience.
  • With a growing operational presence in the UK, there may be opportunities for an international rotation also.
  • We “grow our own people” and learning, development and advancement is at the core of who Dalata is. There are multiple opportunities to grow and develop within the group after you complete your traineeship and lots of leaders throughout the group to look to for inspiration
 How to Apply:

 or email: Aine Doyle on



Trainee Chartered Accountant - Stillorgan Co Dublin and Kells Co Meath 
About the Company:   Woods and Partners is a leading Chartered Accountancy Firm with offices in Stillorgan and Kells Co Meath. We have just under 20 staff and two partners, and provide a wide range of audit, tax and advisory services to our clients in the sectors of Aviation, Media, Technology, and Asset Finance

Cannon Street, Kells, Co Meath and Priory Office Park, Stillorgan, Co Dublin

Closing Date: 30 June 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
How many trainees are you recruiting?             

Three Trainee

Job Spec:

Trainee will be training in Audit and Business Advisory and work closely with the management team on owner managed and large institutionally owned entities.

 Requirements:  We are seeking University Graduates with an Honours Degree in Business, Accounting or related discipline.
 Benefits & Remumeration  
  • Our Remuneration package is competitive to include salary, option to join our pension scheme and health insurance programme and includes vouchers at Christmas etc.
  • Induction/welcome programme in first week to include hands on training support and mentoring, in house training with experienced staff  
  • We focus on Work Life balance: annual Leave, study & exam Leave, early close on bank holidays, flexibility re hours, day off on your birthday etc.
Team social events: sports & social club, staff charity/fundraising events etc
 How to apply  Send cover letter and CV to


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Ballymena
About the Company:

Stevenson and Wilson is a medium sized independent chartered accountancy practice based in Ballymena, Northern Ireland.  The team of 30 comprises a mix of qualified accountants, accounting technicians, chartered students and support staff.  We provide audit, accountancy, tax, consultancy, corporate finance and other specialist services to small and medium sized enterprises throughout the Province.  The firm was established over 30 years ago and our students have developed an excellent range of skills from their exposure to the wide client base we represent.

Location: Ballymena, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland
Closing Date:  30 June 2019  
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
How many trainees are you recruiting? 1
Job Spec:

The position would be in accordance with the Chartered Accountants Ireland standard training contract and compliment the student's studies towards the professional examinations.

 Training and experience will be provided in the following areas of accountancy:

  • Accounts preparation - commencing with clients' primary records and / or computerised systems
  • Completion of company statutory accounts
  • Independent Charity examinations
  • Statutory audits of companies
  • Other audits re government agencies, solicitors etc
  • Completion of income and corporation tax computations and submission of various forms to HM Revenue and Customs
  • Practical exposure to other tax matters (e.g. Capital Gains Tax, Inheritance Tax, VAT, PAYE, and Construction Industry issues) as applicable to the individual clients assigned to the trainee
  • Preparation of financial projection and business plans to assist clients control and manage their business development

As the training period progresses the individual will be given increased client exposure in accordance with the person's ability and aptitude.

 Requirements:  The successful candidate must have a proven numeric ability and be capable of working on their own initiative.  Other desirable skills would be good computer skills (particularly the use of spreadsheets), good communication, inter personal skills, time management and a methodical approach to work.
 Benefits & Remuneration Standard employment terms 
 How to Apply:

Applicants should download and complete the application form from the student section of our website and submit this together with their CV and a covering letter by e-mail to



Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dún Laoghaire Co Dublin
About the Company:

HSOC, Chartered Accountants
Our aim is to provide high quality services tailored specific to each individual client’s needs. We provide a range of services including audit and accounting, taxation, and financial advice to a diverse portfolio of clients.

Location: Dún Laoghaire Co Dublin
Date Posted:  30 May 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
Job Spec:

HSOC are currently seeking to recruit graduates to join our team. The successful candidates will undertake a training contract with the firm commencing in Summer 2019.


The successful candidates will have the following attributes:

  • Be interested in pursuing a career as a Chartered Accountant
  • Excellent academic record
  • Enthusiastic, with an ability to work on their own initiative and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills and a willingness to learn
This position will involve a 3 / 3 ½ year training contract leading to a professional qualification.
 Benefits & Remuneration

What we can offer you:

  • We are a young dynamic firm who can offer our trainees a supportive learning environment with on the job training and experience each year across-the-board to develop the skills and knowledge for your professional development.
  • Our Trainees will be offered mentoring by our staff, managers and partners in a relaxed and friendly environment. You will be introduced to your “Buddy” who will help you settle into life in a professional environment and answer any questions you may have.
  • A competitive & supportive training package with paid tuition fees and paid study leave in line with institute guidelines.
  • An open supportive culture with great potential for career development
  • HSOC Social Club with regular outings, planned overnight trips and monthly office breakfast
  • Flexi time/summer working hours’ initiative
 How to Apply:

Interested candidates should email their cover letters & CVs to



Trainee Chartered Accountant - Dublin 2
About the Company:

Vistra Ireland’s International Expansion division are international business advisory specialists based in Dublin City centre. We provide flexible full-service management solutions to our client base, including Accounting, Audit, Tax, Payroll and Advisory support. We are part of Vistra Group, who are ranked in the top three corporate service providers globally. Vistra Group is a versatile group of professionals, providing a uniquely broad range of services and solutions. The Group employs over 4,000 people in 76 offices across the world, including locations in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Australasia, and specifically major cities such as Hong Kong, Amsterdam and New York.

Vistra International Expansion Dublin, currently have opportunities for final year students, graduates or postgraduates to train as a Chartered Accountant starting this Summer. This is an opportunity to join a young dynamic team in a rapidly growing, entrepreneurial  business. 
Location: 32 Merrion Street Upper, Dublin 2
Date Posted:  16 May 2019
Closing Date:  31 May 2019  
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
How many trainees are you recruiting?  2
Job Spec:

Trainees will be joining our Audit & Assurance team to begin a 3 or 3 ½ year training contract with the firm and Chartered Accountants Ireland (ACA). Successful candidates will be put through a rigorous training and development programme as well as sit professional exams throughout the course of their contract. Trainees will gain exposure to other service areas, offering future career progression opportunities.

  • Assist other trainees, seniors and managers on audits and accounting clients and become familiar with a large spectrum of clients. 
  • Gain more responsibility for assignments and begin to play a more central role as you learn and progress.
  • Eventually you will manage projects and take a lead role when liaising with clients as well as supporting new trainees during their contract period.

The successful candidate will be a high achiever with an honours degree.

We will accept applications from a range of different backgrounds and are looking for smart, interesting people who will enjoy working with us. While your academic background is of course relevant - you may have a degree in engineering, business, law, IT, science or economics - what’s important is that you bring to the firm a willingness to learn and apply your skills in the best way possible. We can teach you the technical and business skills you require, but you also need energy and the right attitude to succeed.
 Benefits & Remuneration

Growing and dynamic company with a strong presence both in Ireland and across the Globe.

-       We are recognised globally for our high standards of staff training and development

-       Broad and varied role. You will gain experience in providing accounting, tax, company secretarial, audit and advisory services to multinationals as well as small, medium and large indigenous businesses …….  (Don’t pigeon hole your skills early in your career!)

-       Friendly, collaborative environment with regular exposure to Senior team members.

-       Fully funded exam support and additional study leave days.

-       On the job training and support from experienced accountancy professionals.

-       Social environment with regular sporting and social activities.

-       Charity and fundraising events.

-       Competitive salary.

-       Tax saver scheme.                                          
 How to Apply: Send your CV and Covering letter to Victoria Passmore, HR Manager


Trainee Chartered Accountant position - Kerry

About the Company:

Kelliher O’Shea, Chartered Accountants, is a Kerry based chartered accountancy and advisory firm who provide their clients with a comprehensive suite of accountancy, taxation and advisory services and solutions to meet their needs.

Location:     Kerry                   
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant
 Job Spec:    

We are seeking college graduates who wish to pursue a career as a Chartered Accountant.  You will be working with other trainee chartered accountants within the firm.  The role is a traditional trainee chartered accountant position.  Unlike some larger firms you will have direct access to the partners within the firm from the outset.  We believe that the correct approach is to require the trainee to master all the basics and to move up the chain of work as quickly as they are capable of progressing.  This approach produces a rounded and dynamic professional, capable of managing a portfolio and training new staff in the future.


Principal requirements:

  • 2.1 or Higher Degree Finance or Business (preferably) - CAP 1 exemption preferable but not mandatory
  • Proficiency in PC skills (including Microsoft Word and Excel)
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Self-motivated with good initiative
  • Excellent people and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Prior work experience would be helpful but not essential
Benefits & Remuneration: 


Pay and Conditions:

  • A competitive package of pay and conditions
  • A 3.5 Year Training Contract, including professional development and study support
  • Sponsorship and support towards ACA qualification


 How to Apply:

Closing date for applications:    15 March 2019

 Please send applications to:


Trainee Chartered Accountant - Limerick
About the Company:

McGuinness & Co, Chartered Accountants, 4 Pery Square, Limerick

Location:  4 Pery Square Limerick
Date Posted:  31 January 2019
Job Title: Trainee Chartered Accountant

The position is suitable for a relevant degree holder or an IATI student who wishes to pursue a professional qualification.

 Alternatively, if you obtained at least 360 points in your Leaving Certificate and you wish to pursue a career as a Chartered Accountant we would like to hear from you.

Benefits & Remuneration: 


We have a very successful track record in the training of accountants and many of our trainees have pursued very successful careers in practice and industry post qualification.


Your training experience will be varied and relevant but never boring.


 How to Apply:


Apprentice Accountant - Belfast
About the Company: Cleaver Black is a small practice in Belfast offering services to a wide range of clients.  Our services include accounts preparation, audit, tax, payroll, bookkeeping, business consultancy, corporate finance, payroll and company secretarial
Location: Suite 5 Ormeau House 91-97 Ormeau Road Belfast BT7 1SH
Date Posted:  21 December 2018
Closing Date: not disclosed  
Job Title: Trainee Accountant/Accounting Technician
How many trainees are you recruiting? 1 Trainee Accountant
1 Trainee Accounting Technician
Job Spec:
  • Accounts preparation
  • Tax returns
  • Audit
  • Payroll
  • VAT returns
  • General Office work
  • 2:1 Degree (for trainee accountant role only)
  • Strong communication skills
  • IT literate – experienced in MS office
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work individually and in a team
Benefits & Remuneration:

Full support for exam fees and study leave

Progression increments based on exam success and performance

 How to Apply:

Please email CV and cover letter to


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