Trainee Accountant – Rugby

Are you a combination of numerate, analytical and ambitious? If so, then you could be ideal for a role as a trainee accountant with Cottons Group. We are looking for school leavers or graduates who are ready to embark on a rewarding professional career in accountancy and business advisory.

Our trainees are the future of the business and we take that very seriously and invest heavily in their development and career.

Who are we?

We are a large independent firm of accountants with multi-offices, who offer excellent training opportunities for a rewarding professional career in accountancy and business advisory.  

What do we do?

Cottons offer are a range of business services to a large varied client portfolio, including accountancy, taxation, audit, payroll as well as business advisory and corporate finance.

What do graduate trainees do?

You will be studying towards your professional qualification as a chartered accountant through the ICAEW. This is fully funded by the firm and runs alongside working and learning on the job.

Duties will include: 

  • Preparing account files from client records
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Preparing personal and corporation tax returns
  • Learning different accounting software
  • Liaising with clients
  • Learning & developing commercial skills  


We fully fund all study for the following professional qualifications AAT, ACA, ACCA, ATT and CAT.

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Ready to connect?

If you’re curious about how we can help you, please reach out: our team is very keen to hear from you.

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