From the classroom to the boardroom.

Our three year apprenticeship programme is part of our recruitment strategy to attract talented people from all walks of life.


We understand that not all big ambitions involve university and are extremely proud of the fact that our firm is able to help and support young school leavers and give them a head start in a long-lasting, influential business career.

We’re looking for talented individuals with a real interest in business to join our team. In return we offer hands-on experience, support from people who know what it takes to succeed, a fascinating and real insight into the business world and a prestigious name on your CV.

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    Formal training supported by Kaplan Financial or Babington College working towards an AAT qualification.

  • The programme offers you a fresh alternative to university by giving you the opportunity to build your skills by working alongside one of our highly experienced mentors.

  • Gain an in-depth and valuable insight into the workings of one of the Midlands most progressive firms of accountants.

We’re a Platinum Approved Employer and AAT Accredited

Our three year apprenticeship programme is part of our recruitment strategy to attract talented people from all walks of life. The programme offers you a fresh alternative to university by giving you the opportunity to build your skills by working alongside one of our highly-experienced mentors, gaining an in-depth and valuable insight into the workings of one of the Midlands’ most progressive firms of accountants, and formal training supported by Kaplan Financial or Babington College working towards an AAT qualification.

Ready to apply?

If you want to be the first of your friends to make it to the boardroom, you can apply by sending us:

  • A copy of your most up to date CV
  • A covering letter describing why you would like to work at Smith Cooper
  • A completed application form which can be downloaded from here.

Once you have those documents ready, please send them to our team who will contact you to discuss in more depth hr@smithcooper.co.uk

Please note, applications made without submitting all of the requested documents will not be accepted.