Accounts Assistant apprentice Niyaa People Ltd

Are you interested in accounts? Do you have good communication and organisational skills? If so, Niyaa people are looking for a motivated and professional individual to join their highly successful and rewarding Accounts team, whilst you complete a Business administration AAT apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £131.25

    Wages explained

    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).

  • Working week

    Monday- Friday 9-5

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    29 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001302698

  • Positions

    1 available

  • Assisting in the preparation of accounts
  • Dealing with basic book keeping
  • Processing and paying invoices
  • Recording receipts and payments
  • Preparing and checking ledger balances and other monthly/ yearly accounts
  • Completing and submitting tax returns , VAT returns and national insurance contributions
  • Handling company expenses and payroll systems that pay wages and salaries
  • Using computerised accounting systems 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good telephone manner
  • Business knowledge
  • Interest in the world of business
  • Computer literate
  • Good spelling, grammar, punctuation
  • Good initiative

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic
  • Motivated
  • Punctual
  • Positive attitude

Qualifications required

  • A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Future prospects

Progression to level 4 AAT apprenticeship and a possible permanent position for the right candidate.

Things to consider

Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. It is highly important that you do not contact the Employers directly – any attempt of this may invalidate candidate’s application. Should you have any queries regarding your Application or the job itself, please contact your 3aaa Training Academy.

About the employer

Niyaa People – Our People At Niyaa People we are not your average specialist recruitment consultancy, we take the blend of a great team, satisfied clients, bespoke solutions and strong candidates to make your recruitment experience with us unique. We have in excess of thirty years' experience placing candidates in Architectural, Building Services, Building Surveying, Construction, Facilities Maintenance, Interim management roles, Office Support and Public Sector housing roles, you know that when making your next career move or embarking on a recruitment campaign by choosing Niyaa People you are in safe hands. We are able to recruit for a range of regional, national and international businesses across a full spectrum of positions, so if you have a temporary, freelance or permanent recruitment requirement let Niyaa People be your recruitment solution.

Employer

Niyaa People Ltd

Address

46

The Priory Queensway

Birmingham

B4 7LR

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Training provider

The newly launched Assistant Accountant apprenticeship programme is accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and combines outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the-job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to become a skilled assistant accountant.

The apprenticeship includes:

  • AAT L2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • SAGE L2 Computerised Accounts
  • AAT L3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting AQ 2016

Training and Assessment

  • Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend the 3aaa Accountancy Academy in Birmingham on average 25-30 days (plus exam days).
  • You will attend a full week intensive course to prepare you for the AAT Synoptic Assessment (approx. month 12-14)
  • Your dedicated Assessor will visit you in the workplace every 8-12 weeks
  • You will be invited to 3aaa Masterclasses presented by industry experts to enrich your learning experience.

The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Apprenticeship standard

Accounting > Assistant Accountant

Training provider

ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by ASPIRE ACHIEVE ADVANCE LIMITED

Contact

applybirmingham@3aaa.co.uk


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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017