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Trainee Commercial Accountant

You are looking to start your career in Accounting, and are hungry to learn alongside gaining valuable skills. If you’re committed and ambitious the sky’s the limit at Old Mill.

You’ll bring with you an interest in accountancy and strong exam results from either GCSEs or A-Level and we will support the rest of your journey as a Trainee Accountant.  The role is in our beautiful and friendly Exeter office where you will be joining our commercial team. 

Your Future…
You’re switched on, a quick thinker and take pride in your work. Your determination to succeed will stand you in good stead in your career at Old Mill.

As a trusted team member your responsibilities will include bookkeeping tasks and preparation of simple accounts and tax returns. You will be surrounded by a team who are there to learn from and to support you. 

Our trainee accountants are supported through the professional AAT qualification via an apprenticeship which allows you to apply your learnings in a work environment, gaining vital and valuable experience whilst earning a good annual salary.

Your Home…
From flexible working to a plethora of perks, enjoy genuine work-life balance. Happy employees and happy teams = productivity and success.

Being happy at work boils down to a feeling… When you feel respected, you feel motivated; when you feel trusted, you feel empowered.

Reading between the lines, it’s that shared desire to learn, grow, and collaborate that keeps us all on the same page.
Creativity, commitment, and accountability; these aren’t things to fear. With us, you’ll learn to embrace being open-minded, challenged, passionate, and helpful.

Your Perks…
You’ll love your job so much you’ll never want a holiday… Just kidding. You’ll get 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays, and an extra day off for your birthday bash.

Old Mill employees are prospects, not functions – funding for professional qualifications and transferable skills training is provided vivaciously.

Working with numbers…, of course, you love a bargain – so you’ll enjoy the staff discounts on savings on mobile phones, utilities, clothes and more…


  • Reference code: TRAEXENOV
  • Location:
    Leeward House, Fitzroy Road, Exeter Business Park, Exeter EX1 3LJ
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