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Accounting Apprentice FORSHAWS ACCOUNTANTS LTD

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to take their first career steps as a Apprentice Accountant. Ideally you will be a recent school leaver with strong GCSE or A Level results. You will also be well organised and possess excellent communication skills.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20 to £17,290.00

    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 to Friday, 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000066240

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The main responsibilities include:

 

•          General Bookkeeping, including Bank Reconciliations and Analysis

•          Assisting with client payrolls for checking by a supervisor

•          Completing VAT returns.

•          General office duties.

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

ACCOUNTS/FINANCE ASSISTANT Level 2 Functional Skills In
Math And English Level 1 Working
Towards Level 2 (exemptions apply).

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Successful apprentices can progress,
if opportunity allows, onto:
Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Level 3


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade C/4) Desired

About the employer

Forshaws are one of the UK's leading firms of Medical Specialism Accountants with over 25 years experience of providing dedicated personal service to the medical profession. A Senior Member of AISMA (the Association of Specialist Medical Accountants), we act for over 100 practices nationwide.

Employer

FORSHAWS ACCOUNTANTS LTD

Address

RAILEX BUSINESS CENTRE

CROSSENS WAY

SOUTHPORT

PR9 9LY

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Training

Training provider

SOUTHPORT COLLEGE

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)


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