As well as being the oldest accountancy firm retaining it's original name, Lovewell Blake is also one of the most innovative in serving clients. With specialist teams covering the needs of particular professions and business sectors, we serve more than 10,000 businesses, private and charitable clients across a wide range of sectors throughout East Anglia and beyond.
Our teams comprise experienced and highly-qualified experts in all areas of accounting, auditing and tax planning who can be contacted at any one of our local offices across Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire. Whether our clients need financial advice or help with their business, Lovewell Blake, as one of the leading firms of Independent Chartered Accountants, is here to assist their specific needs.
We pride ourselves on providing individually tailored services to our clients. Whatever their aspirations and priorities in business and life, we will be by their side with expert advice from local specialists. It is because their needs are unique, that the solutions we provide are distinct and personalised to them.
Starting your career
A great place to start your career. If you are a school or college leaver or a university graduate, we offer a range of opportunities
We offer apprenticeships across our accountancy, tax and audit functions as well as payroll and support apprenticeships too. An apprenticeship in accountancy or tax is an excellent alternative to going to university, you will start learning the theory and technical skills required to become an accountant whilst studying for either the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) or the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT). You’ll find all the information you need by visiting our apprenticeships page.
We understand the value of the skills gained at university and we offer graduate trainee positions across some of our offices each year. As a graduate trainee you will study the Association of Chartered Accountants (ACA) whilst gaining extensive on the job training too. Everything you need to know about joining us as a graduate is available on our graduates page.
The service we provide to clients is not possible without our support functions such as secretarial and office support, HR, IT, marketing and the firm’s internal accounting team. When the opportunity arises we also offer apprenticeships in some of our support functions, especially when we are looking to recruit at an entry level.
Placements last for one week at a time and are organised centrally by our HR team.
Undertaking a work experience placement with us means you will gain a valuable insight into what it is like to be a trainee accountant at Lovewell Blake as well as further understand the industry, what services we offer and how we provide them to our clients.
How to apply
Your covering email needs to state what offices you can attend and the dates you are available (the more dates and locations you list the more flexibility there is in successfully allocating you a space). You also need to explain why you want to do work experience with us.
Further information about the work experience we offer can be found here