Based in Devon, Thompson Jenner and its sister companies currently employs more than seventy staff in Exeter and Exmouth. Our forward thinking, proactive and friendly company culture has resulted in us recruiting and developing a highly trained and motivated team of professionals. In fact many of our recruits have gone on to become department managers and even Partners within the firm. We encourage all our employees to develop their skills and qualifications and we actively achieve this through our structured training, staff appraisals and personal development schemes.

We are always interested in recruiting staff of the highest calibre. If you feel you will be able to bring something additional to the practice, please forward your CV and a covering note by email to or post to Neil Curtis, Managing Partner, Thompson Jenner LLP, 1 Colleton Crescent, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4DG.

We have the following vacancy. No agencies please.


Graduate Trainee Chartered Accountant

Responsible for

The preparation and audit of limited company accounts



The person

The successful candidate will either hold a degree or the AAT qualification. Importantly, they will possess the academic ability, motivation and integrity necessary to qualify as a chartered accountant. A high level of numeracy, literacy, computer skills and an excellent work ethic will be necessary for the role.


This will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

The benefits

  • Competitive salary dependent upon experience and qualifications.
  • Annual salary review.
  • Any training requirements to be agreed.
  • 22 days annual leave initially (plus bank holidays).
  • Hours 37.5 per week.
  • Pension with employer contributions and life assurance.
  • Private health insurance (after qualifying period).

To apply

Send a detailed CV with your application by email to or post to Jon Westley, Thompson Jenner LLP, 1 Colleton Crescent, Exeter, Devon, EX2 4DG or for further information please contact us on: 01392 258553.

Closing date:  Closing date for applications is 31st July 2018.


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