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Trainee Accountant Opportunities

Our trainee accountant programme puts the emphasis on career progression, training and your personal development.

1. Accounts Trainee

2. Tax Trainee

About Us

DBASS are an established chartered accountancy firm based in Ashbourne, Co Meath.  With an impressive database of clients, DBASS has been providing quality chartered accountancy services for over 30 years.  When you join DBASS you are given practical experience which allows you to learn from your daily interactions with our clients.  Our experienced team will mentor you as you progress in your new role, ensuring that all of your training goals are met.  Our modern offices are located just 10 minutes from the M50 and are fully equipped with dual screen workstations and the latest software. 

The Trainee Accountant Programme

We offer graduates the opportunity to train as a Chartered Accountant. You will gain experience in:

  • Audit & Non-Audited Accounts
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Company Secretarial
  • Personal Income Tax
  • Corporation Tax
  • Bank Applications

The Benefits

  • Work across a range of sectors
  • Engage directly with clients
  • Help a varied client base from family businesses to SMEs
  • Challenging but supportive environment
  • Work on-site and off-site
  • Hands-on commercial experience

The Rewards

-Starting Training Allowance €22K+

-Full Study Leave Package

-Yearly Performance Based Increments

-Firm Bonus Incentive Scheme

-All Registration/ Class & Exam Fees Paid By Firm

-Limited Overtime Requirements

- Flexibility To Meet College Attendance Requirements

-Quarterly Team Events



-Work and train in a team preparing accounts, annual audits of larger companies
-Assist with tax compliance needs of clients


-Work in tax department assisting and learning from tax manager

-Tax compliance on behalf of Corporate and individual clients

-Assist with tax planning projects for clients

Candidate Profile

·Entry level Accountant with a minimum of a 2.1 degree qualification in Accountancy/ Finance/ Business or Legal, with a view to completing a Professional Qualification in Accountancy

· Ability to work with significant volumes of data to investigate and arrive at a point which allows an information based decision to be made

· Strong communication skills with the ability to work well within a team

· Good systems and analytical skills( excel would be an advantage)

· Ability to work effectively under time pressures

- Any previous work experience which would assist a career in accountancy would be an advantage.

Apply Now

For more information about the DBASS Trainee Accountant Programme, email or complete our online application form: Ref: TRAINEE ACC

Dublin Office Suite 14, The Cubes Office, Beacon South Quarter, Sandyford, Dublin 18.
Meath Office Berkeley House,
Ballybin Road, Ashbourne,
Co. Meath.

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