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Chartered Accountant Trainee

If you want to kick-start your career in accountancy with real-world, hands-on experience, in a firm where dedication and commitment are recognised, valued and nurtured, then EisnerAmper Ireland is the place for you.

We are recruiting Trainee Chartered Accountants (applications are also welcome from ACCA, CPA and CIMA students).  Positions are available for immediate start, both for new trainees and those who have had contracts terminated due to exams.

Download the Graduate Recruitment brochure here.

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What we are looking for?

We welcome high achieving, self-starters from any degree or discipline, who clearly demonstrate a passion for and drive towards personal excellence.  Whilst it is not a requirement to have an accounting degree, relevant experience in a financial services, international business, or a professional services environment would be an advantage. At EisnerAmper Ireland, we recognise and reward our people for the contributions they make on a daily basis.  Suitable candidates will have:

  • Achieved excellence in their academic discipline, minimum of current 2.1 in a business, mathematical or analytical discipline;
  • A passion to serve and a desire to become a world-class accountant and business advisor;
  • An outstanding work ethic and a 100% commitment to being the best;
  • A desire to be a team player with excellent communication skills and an attitude of enjoying life;
  • Some expertise or experience in one or more of our target markets and in particular banking, financial services and/or international business;
  • A working knowledge of a foreign language would be an advantage; and
  • Demonstrated excellence at something in your personal life.

A day in the life at EisnerAmper

Hands on experience
Hands on experience

You will work closely with Partners and Senior Management from day 1, giving you the opportunity to shine and showcase your strengths.

Coaching & training
Coaching & training

You will receive coaching & training that is unrivalled – including c.30 bespoke training sessions annually, monthly learning afternoons, and twice yearly off site residential training programmes.

Exposure to technical expertise
Exposure to technical expertise

You will work with industry experts who sit on technical groups such as the Quality Assurance Committee (“QAC”) of the Chartered Accountants Regulatory Board (“CARB”).


We offer competitive packages to all employees depending on qualifications and experience.

Beyond the training programme
Beyond the training programme

Our team avails of free gym membership and the cycle to work scheme.  We regularly attend tag rugby tournaments, go sailing, and facilitate staff in joining the lunchtime running group.  We contribute to our local community by sponsoring local charities such as Junior Achievement Ireland and Techies for Temple Street. For more information, please click here.

Qualifying with EisnerAmper

Our aspirations for you go beyond obtaining a professional qualification

Trainees at EisnerAmper Ireland aren’t just assigned to one aspect of a job, you will be involved in every stage of portfolio management, from pre-engagement preparation to reviewing the final output with the Partner.

We focus on education not just qualifications

Members of our team lecture at FAE and CAP 2 level, act as External Examiners, correct mock papers, sit on Education boards and write accounting books.

We care about your development

We want to create practitioners, skilled in the areas of portfolio management, business development and quality service, who have a keen awareness of ethics, risk and our market profile.

Unparalleled opportunities to advance careers

We’re recognised by industry peers and clients for our expertise, client service and market knowledge.  This is evidenced by the businesses our alumni work with across the globe such as:

  • Banks (international & domestic);
  • Central Bank of Ireland;
  • NAMA;
  • PLC’s; and
  • Senior FD and FC roles in Multinationals.

Call Clodagh Byrne for an insight into the EisnerAmper Ireland trainee experience.


It’s not just a graduate programme, it’s providing me with the skills required to win, do and manage business.

Next steps

To apply, please send your CV and cover letter to or alternatively, apply directly here.

For helpful tips on the application process, Jeff Landers from our Advisory team tells you all you need to know about applying to EisnerAmper Ireland.

What to expect at the interview?

  • A one to one chat with one of our trainees.

A word from one of our trainees (Aidan Lundy)aidan-lundy_sept-2016

EisnerAmper Ireland is a great place for anyone looking to build a solid foundation for their career in accountancy.  They have incredible training opportunities to ensure you are continually growing as a professional.”



EisnerAmper Ireland is an equal opportunities employer. Please note that as per Company policy, we do not engage in correspondence with applicants, or provide additional feedback via any channel prior to and during the initial recruitment process, between application and job offer, beyond a yes/no hiring decision.

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