Accounts Assistant Apprentices ADS Accountants

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful and thriving company that offers a varied and exciting role. ADS Accountant are looking for an enthusiastic, talented individual with a keen eye for detail and flair for accounts to join our team as an Apprentice Accounts Assistant

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    29 Aug 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Contribute to the smooth running of the Accounts department and liaise with the Accounts Manager to ensure that customer’s requirements and Company’s objective are achieved.

The main role and responsibilities of the accounts assistant apprentices are but not limited to:

  • Bookkeeping
  • VAT Reports
  • Processing transactions
  • Control of accounts, journals, and banking system
  • Computerised accounting
  • Costing
  • Invoicing
  • Provide administrative support to management
  • Issuing financial statements

There will also be the chance to progress onto higher levels and consequently deal with more advanced responsibilities and duties.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competent in Microsoft packages
  • Confident in speaking to people over the phone
  • Good organisational skills
  • To be able to prioritise workloads
  • Good written communication
  • The ability to use own initiative
  • Motivated and enthusiastic

Personal qualities

  • Loyal
  • Committed
  • Hard working
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team player
  • Good time keeping
  • Willingness to learn new skills
  • Positive attitude

Qualifications required

 Maths and English GCSE B or above (equivalent) desirable

Future prospects

Upon completion of the apprenticeship, this company will be looking to keep the apprentice on full time. There will also be the potential to progress onto higher level apprenticeships.

About the employer

ADS are well-established and respected accountants and insolvency specialists with offices in Kent and Essex. A large proportion of their clients are of course located in Essex, Kent and London, although they do look after clients throughout the United Kingdom and abroad. ADS clients range from the self-employed and very small businesses to substantial businesses operating internationally. They have clients trading in almost every type of business that you can imagine, giving them a wealth of experience to draw upon.


ADS Accountants



Dartford Road



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Training provider

Accountancy Apprenticeship Programme Consist of the following:


  • AAT Certificate in Accounting level 2/3
  • Functional Skills in Literacy and Numeracy
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities

Apprenticeship standard

Accounting > Assistant Accountant

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Babington Business College


Balvinder Singh 01332 345450

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Closing date: 24 Sep 2017