Audit Trainee Accountant (Funds)

Grant Thornton in the Cayman Islands are looking for Trainee Accountants to join their growing audit team

April 2022

Grant Thornton Cayman Islands the fastest growing professional services firm with a vibrant and growing audit practice focused on providing the best quality audit services on the island. Our clients consist predominantly of financial services entities such as banks, captive insurance companies and investment funds, and local trading businesses.


What makes us different

We are a Top-5 audit firm with high quality standards, but we are much less complex than a Big-4 firm.

We have the resources, skills and experience of a global firm, but the agility, accessibility, attention and commitment of a boutique firm. Our approach is practical and sensible, which leads to increased efficiency and less stress to our people.

Our commercial expertise sets us apart.

We are the fastest growing audit firm in the Cayman Islands. Most clients choose to work with us because we understand their business. It ensures a more efficient audit but also allows us to help our clients grow. There is a lot we can do as a trusted advisor to our clients and yet remain independent as their auditor.

Our people make a biggest difference.

We put people first, and we retain staff by offering permanent employment contracts as opposed to fixed term contracts that many of our competitors use. We make sure our people are happy. This results in much lower turnover which increases efficiency, lowers stress and enhances the overall employment relationship.

By focusing on what matters most to our people and the communities in which we serve, we have been able to differentiate the services we provide to our clients and enhance the overall experience of engaging with our firm. We are looking for Trainee Accountants to join our fast-growing audit team and become part of the experience.


What you need:

We are looking for Caymanian college graduates with a desire to obtain their professional accounting designation.

  • Bachelor’s degree and / or equivalent.
  • Goal of attaining the CPA / ACCA or equivalent professional accounting designation.
  • Previous work experience in audit / accounting is an asset but not required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication and time management skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel.
  • Ability to take ownership of tasks and assist in meeting deadlines, have attention to detail and be a team player.


What you'll get:

A rewarding career with fast tracked progression for high performers.

A highly competitive compensation package and bonus scheme, plus standard benefits such as medical and pension.

An opportunity to closely interact with leaders within the global firm and within the industry.

Our people receive great career growth opportunities and benefits. Our aim is to offer the best audit services in the Cayman Islands and having the best team is where it all begins.

Please note this role is based in the Cayman Islands.

Are you interested in being part of the GT experience?