Accounts Apprentice Alexander & Co LLP

A fantastic role at a chartered accountancy firm based in Manchester! Alexander & Co are looking for an ambitious apprentice to join their experienced team for a summer start, assisting with bookkeeping, the preparation of accounts, where you will be fully trained and supported. You will ideally need to have a genuine interest and passion for accounting, and looking to pursue a career within this sector.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am - 5:15pm

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Assisting with bookkeeping
  • Assisting in the preparation of accounts
  • Using computerised accounting systems
  • Processing invoices
  • Recording receipts and payments
  • Assisting with any ad-hoc work required by other teams

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

Alongside your duties you will also study towards the level 3 Assistant Accountant, and the level 4 Professional Accounting apprenticeship qualifications. The company strives to develop the team and to give all members of staff the opportunity to fulfil their own personal goals through a fully supported but challenged environment.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Further training towards ACA.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills


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

About the employer

Alexander & Co are a chartered accountants based in the city centre of Manchester. Established in 1976, their mission is to provide strategic business advice to build up their confidence, and to assist their business, whether large or small, to grow. They have a specific focus on entrepreneurs and their businesses. With a varied and wide ranging client base, they provide advice and compliance services to all matters, from initial business start up, right through to exit planning and everything in between. Alexander & Co have developed a specialist tax department which provides the highest levels of quality and service to wealthy individuals, owner managed businesses, property investors and much more. Winner of ‘Best Tax Advisory firm 2020’ – Accountancy Age Resilience Awards.


Alexander & Co LLP


Centurion House

129 Deansgate


M3 3WR

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Training provider




0161 200 1673

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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