More than just numbers

A career in accountancy is about more than just numbers, it's s dynamic, challenging and rewarding career. It really could open up more doors than you could possibly imagine.

It’s not just someone sitting behind a desk crunching numbers on a spreadsheet. You will build a depth of knowledge in lots of different sectors and business types which will help you to provide a perspective on businesses that not many others can.

Accountancy qualifications are recognised throughout the world and can lead to so much more.

In fact 1 in 5 CEO's of FTSE 100 firms started their careers as accountants.

Mick Jagger went to university to become an accountant, He may not have used his accountancy skills to get where he is in his music career but it goes to show that accountants are definitely not boring.

Are you ready to become an accountant yet?

The journey to becoming an accountant

The opportunities within the firm are great. Nearly all of our partners have progressed through the ranks.

In fact, 14 out of our current 17 partners, started with us on our training programme. We believe in investing in our staff to retain the best.

Learn more about our training programme. Download some of our resources here such as case studies, posters and our brochure.

We continue to develop and grow the firm offering our staff the chance to progress internally. Our focus on this nurturing of local talent has provided opportunities for many of our trainees to rise through the ranks within the firm. In fact, I started with the firm on a trainee programme.

Kevin Hopper - Managing Partner

The next steps - what to do now

  • November/December - Applications open for our next trainee intake
  • Easter - Interviews with shortlisted candidates
  • July - First day in your new career begins
  • September - Your study commences

To apply for our next training intake, please send a copy of your CV along with a covering letter to: careers@forrester-boyd.co.uk