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Accounts Assistant Apprentice DUTTON CONSTRUCTION LTD

A Great opportunity to work as part of the Accounts Team for White Space Lettings part of the Dutton Group who provide a bespoke facilities management services in a sustainable way. You will be studying Accountancy Level 3 with Babington.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Bonus Scheme monthly and accelerated pay scheme 1 pound pay rise per hour after 12 weeks and another 1 pound after 32 weeks and 2 x discretionary 1 pound pay rises over the course of the first 12 months.

    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

    8:30 – 5:30am Mon/Tues 8:30 – 5:00 Wed/Thurs Friday 8:30 – 4:30 Alternate Saturdays 4 hours flexible working.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    29 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working in property and facilities management environment as a career choice offers many opportunities and an interesting and diverse working life where no two days are ever the same. It is challenging, interesting and has a vital importance to the functionality of many businesses.

The role will include various accounting duties with the aim to develop and have more responsibility during your apprenticeship.

The role will include some of the following duties:

  • Processing payments, invoices, income, and receipts 
  • Data entry using accounting software and databases.
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Budgeting & cash flow management
  • Creating reports and monitoring KPI’s
  • Filing hard copies.
  • Preparing financial statements showing business administration and expenditure.
  • Completing VAT returns.
  • Verifying the accuracy accounts and identifying errors.
  • Recording inconsistencies.
  • Preparing employees’ wages.
  • Helping the accountant with administrative duties
  • Preparing yearly accounts.

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

Assistant Accountant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard.
Functional Skills in Maths and English at level 2 - if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time job on completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Good telephone manner, Microsoft Office Knowledge, Time management, Friendly and approachable, Enthusiasm, Literacy skills


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

Things to consider

Free parking, paid on working hours work socials, Vitality Private health care and gym membership after 1 year’s service.

About the employer

White Space Lettings are a new part The Dutton Group. Who offers its portfolio a facilities management (FM) solution. FM is a fast-paced and rapidly growing area of UK business. Dutton FM provides versatile and quality facilities management services which enhances our client's operational delivery and provides value for money. The FM services we offer are extensive; electrical, plumbing & heating, cleaning, roofing, decorating, construction and refurbishment.




Pure Offices

Turnberry Park Road


LS27 7LE

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Training provider



Jacqui Norris


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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