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Accounts Assistant Apprentice (Level 3 AAT) Taxassist Accountants

We are looking for an apprentice who has the ambition to grow within the practice quickly by proactively taking on diverse responsibilities and improving technical and soft skills. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate!

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Closing date: 13 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.50

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001752521

  • Positions

    1 available

To assist the accountancy practice in providing excellent service to its clients by working closely with the Chartered Accountant owner and accounts production team.

The apprentice will get exposure to a range of activities in a modern accountancy practice that will include:

  • Helping with client meeting preparation
  • Liaising with clients and accounts production staff
  • Preparing accounts
  • Tax returns
  • Maintaining client records

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages e.g. Excel and Word
  • Fully operational in both spoken and written English
  • Experienced IT user
  • Intermediate Excel skills
  • Attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Strong communication skills, ability to deal with clients
  • Good team player
  • Ability to learn fast and to take initiatives

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) including maths and English

Future prospects

  • The candidate can choose to either progress into further training or full-time employment

Things to consider

  • The AAT training (one day a week) will be held from our Colindale Centre, NW9 6TD
  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

About the employer

TaxAssist Accountants offers a fantastic package of accountancy and tax expertise and there is a very real understanding that business is all about people.

Employer

Taxassist Accountants

Address

16 24

Underwood Street

London

N1 7JQ

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Training

Training provider

FIRST RUNG LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG

Contact

Beverley Woodhouse 07805980150 bwoodhouse@firstrung.org.uk

Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 AAT
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Training will include:

  • Bookkeeping transactions
  • Bookkeeping controls
  • Elements of costing
  • Using accounting software
  • Working effectively in finance

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)


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