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Accounts Apprentice (34054) Uk Skills Academy Ltd

UK Skills Academy are offering an exciting opportunity for an individual to join our growing accounts team at a group position, being involved in the production of 5 sets of accounts.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 04 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri – flexible between 8:30am and 5:30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    22 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A normal day would include:

  • Contacting Customers for outstanding invoices
  • Liaising with Managers regarding queries
  • Cash allocations
  • Journals
  • Building relationships with Internal and External Stakeholders
  • Working within a truly exciting group which has a work hard play hard attitude, and reporting direct into the Finance Head, with great exposure to Directors and Heads of departments.
  • Helping solve debt queries and reduce payment terms from customers
  • Month end reporting 
  • Purchase Ledger, inputting invoices onto automated system, creating payment runs
  • Looking at ways to improve/streamline the process, help implement ideas
  • Projects and VAT
  • Assisting the Finance Head with Adhoc duties

What you could go on to do
Potential to grow into a Accounts Assistant role after 12 months, second member of the Accounting Team which will grow as the business grows, long term accounting studies with hopeful progression onto CIMA/ACCA.

This individual will have the support and drive to grow, and will be supported to progress into a Management Accounts role within 3 years. The individual will be pushed to grow and develop through the years and will have a 6-12 month continuation plan.

Salary growth after completion of first year apprenticeship

How you will be supported
Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next
New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:

  • More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
  • Any training you need to complete
  • What the next steps will be

How you could get there 
If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good numerical skills
  • Organised
  • Able to work under own initiative
  • Methodical

Personal qualities

  • Hardworking
  • Self-motivated
  • Personable

Desired qualifications

  • AAT L2 or A Level in accounts or AS Level

Future prospects

  • Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

About the employer

Established in 2014 UK Skills Academy (UKSA) are a young, agile Digital Provider who have landed in an innovative, diverse and modern way. We are a family of Further Education, Digital and Cyber experts who in this ever-changing environment remain modern, proactive and quality driven. We have evolved through Covid-19 and are here to support individuals and businesses become safer in the online world and more confident in digital ways of working.


Uk Skills Academy Ltd


The Granary

50 Barton Road



M28 2EB

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Training provider

The Growth Company

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Skills Solutions Ltd

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced  Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 qualification in Accounting

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 04 Feb 2022