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Business Administration Level 3 Apprentice THOMAS AND CO ACCOUNTING (MANCHESTER) LIMITED

We are looking for a Business Administration Level 3 Apprentice to work in our offices in Uppermill in Saddleworth. We are a small team and are looking to develop the right candidate and train in all aspects of the business. This is a fantastic role to develop yourself as an administrator and then progress onto Accounts.

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Closing date: 09 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shift hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    07 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Weekly and monthly bookkeeping for your own portfolio of clients which you will have direct contact with
  • VAT return preparation for review by a senior manager
  • Preparation of payroll/CIS for approval by a senior manager
  • Assisting with our internal client management systems.  Liaising with senior members of staff with regards to new client onboarding and detail changes for existing clients
  • Having a genuine impact in all areas of the business, offering suggestions for efficiency and process improvement for all our systems
  • To assist with our data extraction software Dext, we want you to become our software expert
  • Supporting senior members of staff with accounts preparation and provide administration support
  • Being involved in online and face to face meetings with clients, allowing you a real insight into what our senior members discuss with clients for you to take notes and learn for future meeting opportunities
  • Assisting with telephone calls to HMRC as well as generic office duties

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

Level 3 Business Administrator standard.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Next level apprenticeship or permanent employment.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


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

Things to consider

Quarterly bonus scheme. Free gym membership. Additional day annual leave on your birthday. Employer contributory pension scheme. Extensive learning and development opportunities. Study and support. Social events.

About the employer

Thomas & Co. Accounting is Uppermill based firm providing tax solutions for individuals and businesses. Utilising our expertise, we provide bespoke support for SME's, partnerships and start-ups. We also tailor our services to deliver cost effective strategies for independent landlords, subcontractors and sole traders. Our ethos is professionalism and approachability. We won't overwhelm you with accountancy jargon, instead we will take the time to listen to your needs and provide specialised advice and solutions tailored to your circumstances. Need some help or advice? Make Thomas and Co Accounting your first choice, we're confident you won't regret it.








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Training provider



Joanne Nyland

0161 785 4267

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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