CFAB Apprentice - Corporate Audit (Jan 2018 Start) Moore Stephens

The role of a CFAB apprentice will equip successful applicants with the necessary experience to start your career on the right track, combining client work, studying and a corporate social life. The role involves providing a high quality service to clients in respect of the preparation and audit of statutory accounts and other ad hoc assignments.

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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

    16 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001241898

  • Positions

    4 available

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

The role of a CFAB apprentice 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 CFAB qualification and internal training to maximise your personal and technical skills. The life of an CFAB apprentice at Moore Stephens LLP is a busy one, full of client work, study and socialising!

Your role will involve providing a high quality service to clients in respect of the preparation and audit of statutory accounts and on occasions, other ad hoc assignments.

Core responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate a basic understanding of the objectives of an audit
  • Understand and perform basic tests, and complete individual tests from within PROaudit
  • Prepare a simple trial balance and identify errors in basic accounting
  • Elementary knowledge of double entry
  • Assist in the call and cast of accounts
  • Understand and act on basic instructions
  • Work solely on all aspects of property audits, which are of limited complexity, providing review points to manager
  • Assist in the preparation of lead schedules and audit work which includes, but is not limited to: completing statutory sections, system notes, journal testing, capital and reserves sections, income testing, expenses testing
  • Follow any reasonable instruction by the Senior on the job
  • Perform bank reconciliations and audit bank sections
  • Prepare legible and comprehensive working papers
  • Demonstrate an understanding of working to deadlines
  • Prepare to be out of office at client sites conducting audits as and when required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competent using MS Office
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Good communication and presentation skills

Personal qualities

  • Team worker
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Proven planning and prioritising skills
  • Able to work under pressure with accuracy and focus

Qualifications required

Five GCSEs grades A*-C including grade B or above in English Language and Maths

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

Future prospects

There is potential for our Level 4 CFAB apprenticeship to lead on to the ACA professional qualification.

Things to consider

'The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

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 ICAEW's Certificate in Finance and Business (CFAB) 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