AAT Apprentice - Outsourcing Moore Stephens

The role of an AAT trainee will equip successful applicants with the necessary broad experience to start your career on the right track, combining client work, studying and a corporate social life. Your role will involve assisting senior members of the Outsourcing department with work across a varied client base, and ad hoc tasks as required.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 30 Nov 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Wage

    Competitive salary

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    22 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Jan 2018

  • Date posted

    18 Jul 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001241891

  • Positions

    2 available

Are you considering a career where you can use your communication, problems solving and numeracy skills?

The role of an AAT trainee will equip successful applicants with the necessary broad experience to start your career on the right track. In addition to a competitive salary and flexible benefits, we offer full study support towards gaining your AAT qualification and internal training to maximise your personal and technical skills. The life of an AAT trainee at Moore Stephens LLP is a busy one, full of client work, study and socialising!

Your role will involve assisting senior members of the Outsourcing department with work across a varied client base, and ad hoc tasks as required.

Core responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all communication, whether written or spoken is in a professional manner
  • Maintain good relationship with clients
  • Ensure that the manager is kept up to date with any issues arising from the client or its activities
  • Be aware of chargeable time and charge out rates, so that all time spent is accurately recorded and jobs are completed on a timely basis, within the budgets provided
  • Basic knowledge of double entry
  • Prepare legible and comprehensive working papers
  • Bookkeeping including preparing, processing and recording bank transactions, processing purchase, sales and general ledger entries, under supervision
  • Processing and raising of invoices (sales and purchases) and expenses
  • Preparation of bank and petty cash reconciliations and cashbook analysis
  • Assist with preparation of management accounts (monthly/ quarterly /annual)
  • Have an awareness of how the outsourcing team works with other departments within the firm
  • Prepare cheque runs and payments using BACS system
  • Ensure that invoices, payments and bank summaries are prepared on a timely basis

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Competent using MS Office, particularly Excel

Personal qualities

  • Interest in accounting
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Keenness to learn new skills and knowledge
  • Self-motivated and well organised
  • Be able to ask questions in order to increase knowledge
  • Team worker

Qualifications required

Five GCSEs grades A*-C including C or above in English Language and Maths (or equivilant)

Three A Levels at grade BCC or above (or equivalent)

Future prospects

There is potential for our Level 4 AAT Apprenticeship to lead on to the ACCA professional qualification.

Things to consider

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): From April 2017 the ANMW was set at £3.50 per hour. This applies to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their Apprenticeship. For all other apprentices the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

Moore Stephens is one of the UK’s largest independent accounting and consulting associations, comprising over 1,900 partners and staff in 37 locations. We offer a range of core and specialist services to our clients who work across a variety of sectors. Our objective is simple: to be viewed by clients as the first point-of-contact for all their financial, advisory and compliance needs. Our success stems from our industry focus, which enables us to provide an innovative and personal service to our clients in our niche markets. The Moore Stephens International network is now one of the leading international accounting and consulting networks outside the Big 4, comprising 626 offices of member and correspondent firms in 103 countries worldwide.

Employer

Moore Stephens

Address

150

Aldersgate Street

London

EC1A 4AB

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Training provider

As an accountancy apprentice studying with First Intuition, you will attend courses and study towards the AAT qualification. Training will be delivered in classroom from our London study centre or using our online learning platform.

Apprenticeship standard

Accounting > Professional Accounting Taxation Technician

Training provider

First Intuition

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by First Intuition

Contact

020 7323 9636 london@firstintuition.co.uk


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Nov 2017