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Assistant Accountant - Graduate Scheme


Contract typePermanent Full Time


Are you looking to kick-start your career within Finance?  

Hastings Direct is a fast growing, agile general insurance provider to the UK market, with over 2.5 million customers and employing over 3000 colleagues at sites in Bexhill and Leicester .

We are seeking an Accounts Assistant (Graduate) to join our dynamic, growing Finance team. The role is based at our Head Office on the South Coast in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex.

About the role:     
  • Graduate trainee role which will focus on the ACCA qualification over a three year time frame where you will become a fully qualified accountant
  • Gain exposure to all aspects of the finance department 
  • The role will cycle between: Financial Accounts, Financial Reporting, Management Reporting and Planning, Shared services or Tax  
About you:   
  • Graduate with a 2.1 minimum qualification  
  • Ability to analyse, summarise and insightfully comment on data 
  • Numerically skilled 
  • Great interpersonal skills 
  • Strong IT/software skills   

What you will receive in return:

You will receive a competitive salary,  up to 5% bonus based on individual and company performance, pension scheme, 23 days holiday and Hastings Direct reward benefits.

We have a strong and supportive culture; we invest in people and try to make coming to work for Hastings a fun and rewarding experience.

We look forward to receiving your application. 


Conquest House,
Collington Avenue,
TN39 3LW
About Bexhill-on-Sea