Trainee Associates


Trainee Associates

Line of Service


Kuala Lumpur

Roles and Responsibilities

As a Trainee Associate, you will assist the Assurance team(s) on audit administration. It is a programme that will expose you to office-based and client-facing roles. It is a sponsorship programme suitable for you if you would like to work full-time while pursuing your studies, part-time

We will sponsor ACCA studies through our 5-year sponsorship programme. This covers ACCA annual subscription fees, tuition fees and examination fees. You will be entitled to study leave(s) and exam leave(s) for examinations.

Year 1
Office based roles will include:

  • Perform casting and cross referencing check within financial statements
  • Assist audit team in compiling (dispatch confirmations prepared by audit team and monitoring status of bank/ debtor/ creditor/ legal confirmations

Year 2
Client facing roles will include:

  • Copy/ Photocopy minutes of meetings held during the year
  • Call the banks/ debtors to confirm that information in the confirmation letter is correct (upon request by audit team)


  • Accounting qualification / A-Levels / Diploma / Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) / STPM
  • Intention to pursue ACCA as part-time study
  • Able to manage work and studies at the same time
  • Attentive to details
  • Experience in an accounting or finance environment is an added advantage

Career Progression

As a Trainee Associate, you will progress to be an Audit Associate when you have:

  • Completed a minimum of 2 years as a Trainee Associate; AND
  • Completed Fundamental and Knowledge Papers of ACCA