Apprentice Accountant Barnes Roffe Llp

Are you looking for an Apprenticeship to train to become a qualified Chartered Accountant within a professional practice and take the first steps towards fulfilling career with great long-term prospects.

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    4 days a week, shifts TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    07 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Are you looking for an Apprenticeship to train to become a Qualified Chartered Accountant within a professional practice and take the first steps towards fulfilling career with great long-term prospects.

Ambitious, hard working and driven?  These are all the qualities held by a Barnes Roffe accountancy apprentice.

Our apprentices can, by their own efforts, create a real difference to the service we offer our clients. Very often, in larger organisations, apprentices can feel lost in a vast ocean of departmental structures and administrative red tape. At Barnes Roffe, you will quickly find that your contribution is not only highly valued but, crucial.

As a forward thinking and innovative firm we are looking for the very best apprentices who will help with our continued  growth, success and reputation for delivering an outstanding service to our clients.

So if you are interested in becoming a Chartered Accountant but do not wish to go to university fisrt, why not consider joining our team at Barnes Roffe. Our commitment to your training is second to none because we know the young people of todayare going to be the energy and lifeblood of the firm tomorrow.

Duties will include the following:

  • Bookkeeping 
  • Completing VAT returns 
  • Inputting invoices top accounting package for different clients 
  • Answering telephone calls/queries 
  • Scanning and filing clients invoices and other documents 
  • Providing administrative support to other accountants 
  • Using computerised systems
  • Maintaining accurate records

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must be serious and want a career in Accountancy
  • Excellent communication and listening skills
  • Ability to use computer confidently
  • Good analytical skills
  • Confidentiality
  • Knowledge of MS Office, Excel, Word

Personal qualities

  • Excellent manners  and attitude to learning 
  • Punctual, polite and well presentable 
  • Ability to work within a team and use own initiative 
  • Conscientious and serious about career development 
  • Confident manner and willing to learn

Qualifications required

Minimum of 3 x A levels - grade B or above or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Possibility of permanent full time employment once fully completing apprenticeship programme.

Things to consider

GIA score of minimum 50 - test sent from Barnes Roffe will be required to do prior to interview. 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

Barnes Roffe LLP is one of the UK's leading London based accountancy firms ("Top 50"), providing progressive intelligent solutions to our national client base of owner managed businesses, large corporations and public sector not for profit organisations.


Barnes Roffe Llp


Unit 3

Brook Business Centre, Cowley Mill Road



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Training provider

Level 2 or 3 Accounting depending on previous qualfications, plus on-site training.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Harrow College


Sonia Stapleton 0208 909 6328

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Closing date: 29 Sep 2017