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Audit Apprentice RMT Accountants and Business Advisors Ltd

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 3 apprenticeship with RMT Accountants and Business Advisors Ltd and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the AAT Level 3 qualification.

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

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    7.5 hours per day; 37.5 hours per week. Start time ordinarily 9am; finish 5.30pm but this can be flexed in accordance with our flexible working rules.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    18 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties in this role will include:

  • Preparing Company accounts.
  • Preparing Corporation tax returns.
  • Assisting with audit fieldwork as part of a team (both on-site and in the office).
  • Opportunity to travel and work outside of the region for client based outside of the North-East.
  • Opportunity to work with some of the regions well known businesses: Newcastle Falcons, Great North Run, Durham County Cricket Club.
  • General office work to support some of the senior members of the team.

On the job support and training will be provided.

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

Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Level 3. This level is ideal for existing staff or new talent in an accounting or finance role. Their work could include assisting in the day to day financial activities such as data entry to month end management accounts and/or year-end financial statements. You will be studying the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting. This level will encourage you to master more complex accounting principles in both Bookkeeping and Management Accounting. You will study 5 units: Financial Accounting; Preparing Financial Statements (FAPS). Management Accounting Techniques (MATS). Tax Processes for Business (TPFB). Business Awareness (BUAW). Advanced Synoptic Assessment (ADSY) which forms part of your End Point Assessment. 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?

Opportunity to complete AAT
qualification and further professional exams (ACA or ACCA).
Year 1 AAT Level 3.
Year 2 AAT Level 4.
Years 3 to 5 - ACA / ACCA – Level
Full training and study package
will be provided throughout.
As a growing firm there are always
opportunities for progression to a senior level.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

Things to consider

Benefits Include: 25 days including Christmas close down + Bank Holidays increasing dependent on length of service. On site parking. Auto enrolment pension scheme. Cash health plan, private medical insurance, group life insurance and group income protection.

About the employer

One of the largest independent accountancy practicesin the North East offering accountancy and business advisory services to manysectors.


RMT Accountants and Business Advisors Ltd


Gosforth Park Avenue, Newcastle upon Tyne, , NE12 8EG

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE12 8EG

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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: 28 Aug 2022