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Assistant Accountant Apprentice ATRIUM ACCOUNTS LTD

The role will allow the right candidate to understand many interesting business sectors, for example music, retail and medical industries, many of which are unique to North Yorkshire.

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Closing date: 25 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm with half an hour lunch break. Will also consider a 5 day working week.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    09 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    17 Oct 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Prepare source documents for computer entry by compiling, sorting, and organising documents; resolving questionable data; setting daily priorities
  • Maintains accounts systems for multiple companies by inputting sales and purchase ledgers
  • Prevents erroneous entries by inputting voids and cancellations.
  • Updates records by entering adjustments
  • Complete bank reconciliation and prepare VAT returns
  • Prepare management account information
  • Prepare payroll
  • General office duties including but not limited to answering phone call, emails, dealing with visitors etc.
  • Protects organisation's value by keeping information confidential
  • Accomplishes accounting and organisation mission by completing related results as needed

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

AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting plus full training given when working on accounts.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After the apprenticeship exams a discussion will be held regarding future development. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Organisation skills, Sage 50 working knowledge, Office Word and Excel, Data entry skills, PC Proficiency, Confidentiality, Organisation, Typing, Thoroughness, Decision making, Independence, Analysing information


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Atrium Accounts are based in York. We offer the full range of accounting, tax and business services to small and medium sized businesses across the UK. Our clients range from small sole traders who need help with their year-end accounts, tax compliance and business strategy, to larger companies that have outsourced their entire finance function to Atrium who provide full time support.




York Eco Business Centre Amy Johnson Way Clifton Moor


YO30 4AG


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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