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Accountant Apprentice SDDE SMITH GROUP LIMITED

SDDE Smith Group is looking for a hardworking, driven and passionate candidate to join their team as they get set for further growth in 2022. As an Accountant Apprentice, you will get a real flavour of accountancy. You’ll gain practical, hands-on experience across different departments of the business.

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Closing date: 02 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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, hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

As an integral member of the finance team you will provide support to both internal staff and external clients and will work predominately with their team at the Skelton office. 

Part of your role will involve assisting in the day-to-day financial activities, these will include but are not limited to:

  • Data entry.
  • Month end.
  • Management accounts. 
  • Year-end financial accounts.
  • Preparation of bookkeeping & management accounts for small and medium entities for management accountants.
  • Working with spreadsheets.
  • Plan workload to ensure efficient use of time and resources.
  • Filing and archiving financial statements and accounting files.
  • Preparation of financial records for client billing.
  • Assisting with general administrative duties including filing, answering the telephone and supporting the team to meet deadlines as required. 

As an apprentice you will be supported by the organisation through an appropriate study package.

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

Level 2 Accounts/Finance Assistant at Stockton Riverside College.

  • AAT Level 2 
  • Functional Skills Maths & English, if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

As with any apprenticeship opportunity – if you prove yourself to be a valuable member of the team there is a strong chance of a permanent post within the business.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Confidentiality, Approachable, Able to work individually, Desire to learn, Professional


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Desired

About the employer

At The SDDE Smith Group we deliver end-to-end client solutions for the wider real estate sector. Providing end-to-end real estate solutions via The SDDE Smith Group of companies. We assist and deliver for our clients in property consultancy, legal services, architectural and interior design, construction, and ongoing management for commercial, residential and holiday home properties




Unit 3

4 Birdwells Court


TS12 2LQ

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Training provider



Anna Harper

07436 795883

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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