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Tax Associate Apprentice Pure Tax

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Tax? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 4 apprenticeship with Pure Tax and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the ATT qualification.

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

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8:30 – 17:30

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This vacancy is aimed at someone looking to get into finance/accountancy/tax, with a keen interest in ‘tax’ specifically. We’re offering a Level 4 professional qualification & apprenticeship program with Pure Tax and Kaplan.

The successful candidate will benefit from hands on experience within a close working tax team, working on many different assignments, and you will follow a structured training program through Kaplan to gain invaluable recognised training.

Program expected duration: 18 – 24 months. No previous tax knowledge is required.

You will not just be one of many in our team, because we are a lean, boutique tax practice. You will be integral to the team as are all the member, each person strengthening it. You will secure valuable
insights into the world of tax investigations and disputes and general tax planning too. This is a very interesting area of accountancy and taxation, which helps develop your business acumen early.

Work would include:

  • Assisting the team in all tax administrative and compliance based tasks.
  • Supporting the team on written advisory and consultancy projects.
  • Managing documents and evidence relating to client assignments.
  • Organising meetings with clients and colleagues/partner firms.
  • Assisting in the preparation of schedules/analyses from source records for use in enquiries, written advice and tax returns as appropriate.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Professional Accounting Taxation Technician Apprenticeship Level 4 - ATT qualification.

The ATT syllabus follows a modular structure, which consists of two core certificate papers and four optional certificate papers, allowing you to specialise in your own area of interest or expertise.

To apply for full ATT membership, you must pass the two core papers, one of the four optional papers and the three computer-based exams (Law, Professional Responsibilities & Ethics and Accounting), plus have two years of practical work experience in UK taxation.

Pease visit the Kaplan website for a a full breakdown of the course and units covered - 

Training will be provided by attending either face-to-face classroom based lessons, Live Online sessions or OnDemand. An apprenticeship has to be relevant to the job you are undertaking and you must dedicate 20% of your time towards it.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full support in progressing to the
Level 7 (CTA), Chartered Tax Adviser qualification.

Remaining integral to the core tax team
and helping successive trainees/apprentices being recruited, trained and
experienced. Opportunities to broaden breadth of tax knowledge by experiencing differing
tax assignments, i.e. tax re-structuring and tax planning.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade 9/A*-4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9/A*-4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits include: 22 days holiday + public/bank holidays. Pension auto-enrolment. Hands-on client experience. Hybrid working (home & office). Central London location, easily accessible via public transport.

About the employer

Specialist tax consultancy boutique, offering tax investigations & disputes support to clients, as well as tax restructuring, estate planning and other tax advisory services. Clients range from entrepreneurial private individuals, to corporates of mixed sizes, partnerships and trusts. Founder and Managing Partner is an ex senior tax inspector with over ten years direct experience at HM Revenue & Customs, and over seven years in the private sector.


Pure Tax


National House, 2nd Floor, 60-66 Wardour Street



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Professional accounting or taxation technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 22 Aug 2022