Graduate Opportunities

We are looking for ambitious people to join our three-year graduate programme and join our Business Services team. Based out of either Stockport or Manchester office, you’ll study towards the ACA (Associate Chartered Accountant) qualification, whilst being immersed in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial business environment. This is unlike any other graduate programme.

Business Services Graduate Programme

We are seeking high calibre graduates to join HURST Business Services team, which is principally based in Stockport. In joining the Business Services team the selected candidate will acquire the core audit, accountancy and tax knowledge that underpins the qualification.

As a Business Services Trainee at HURST, you will be working with Partners and Managers on exciting assignments with entrepreneurial clients throughout the North West.


Being a graduate at HURST is challenging but also very rewarding. All of our graduates receive a competitive benefits package on top of their basic starting salary of £17,000 (currently under review).

A dedicated 'Best Companies' and fundraising teamwork to ensure that HURST is a great place to work, this includes organising regular HURST funded social events.


All members of staff at HURST have the option to have an internal mentor who can offer advice outside of their line management. This can often be a staff member who works in a different department, giving mentees a different perspective on their career.


As part of our career enrichment programme, we strongly encourage staff to take part in secondments to affiliate firms in the United States to aid their personal growth and development.

        Unlike any other graduate programme


Our 2018 graduate programme is now closed. 

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