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Apprentice Accounts Assistant JACK ROSS LIMITED

Jack Ross Chartered Accountants are looking to recruit a friendly and proactive person to join their ambitious and hardworking team. This individual will be working as part of the team, processing VAT returns, bookkeeping and preparing accounts.

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

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Closing date: 17 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday from 8:30am to 5:00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Feb 2023

  • Date posted

    10 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will gain exposure to various responsibilities within VAT, accounts, personal tax and payroll.

Duties may include:

  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Preparation of accounts for sole traders and limited companies
  • Preparation of simple taxation computations
  • Preparation of personal tax computations
  • Contact with clients by phone and email
  • Extensive use of Xero and Excel, and checking of financial records for accuracy, ensuring activities are carried out in accordance with agreed procedures

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

Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Standard (Level 3)

  • Level 2 Functional Skill in English
  • Level 2 Functional Skill in Maths

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

There may be the opportunity for the successful candidate to progress with the business and complete further accountancy qualifications.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-5/A*-C or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 7/B or above) Essential

Things to consider

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About the employer

Based in city centre Manchester, Jack Ross Chartered Accountants have been serving the North West business community for well over half a century. The firm was founded by Jack Ross just after the second world war. Our client base back then, like the city itself, was heavily into textiles. These days our clients come from a wide range of sectors from all over the region and likewise the service we now offer has expanded. Our expertise now covers every aspect of accountancy.







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Training provider



Sabina Adam


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 17 Feb 2023