Plummer Parsons are currently recruiting for Trainee Accountants at our Eastbourne, Hailsham and Brighton offices.

As a long-established firm of Chartered Accountants, we have gained an enviable reputation working with businesses and individuals across the UK and internationally. We are currently looking for enthusiastic and ambitious people like you to join us. We will offer on the job training along with the opportunity to study towards formal qualification. No prior experience is required; however the ideal candidate would have basic qualifications such as GCSE's in Maths and English at C or above and 3 A-levels or equivalent in related subjects, postgraduates also welcome to apply. The candidate would need to have good time management and be able to work both independently and within a team.
If you are looking for a career in accountancy then this is the perfect opportunity for you.
You will gain experience in and undertake:

  • Bookkeeping
  • VAT returns and submissions
  • Accounts preparation for limited companies and individuals
  • Self-assessment and corporate tax returns
  • Some administration duties such as sharing phone duties, liaising with clients re paperwork and updating client databases
  • Assisting more senior members of staff with day-to-day duties

 Candidates will receive time off to attend course lectures and receive 28 days annual leave (including bank holidays).
If you think you have what it takes, send your CV with a covering letter to: Carolyn Parker, Practice Manager, Plummer Parsons, 18 Hyde Gardens, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN21 4PT or email to