Accounts Assistant Apprentice SABRE ACCOUNTANTS IFA LTD

Sabre accountants are looking for an apprentice who has a passion for accounting. This role will be to support the business in all areas of the accounting processes along with the supporting admin work. The successful applicant will be completing a Level 2 in Accounts/Finance Assistant.

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Closing date: 16 Apr 2023

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: 30

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    24 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    02 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will be responsible and take ownership of all work undertaken on behalf of the business by liaising with clients & other members of staff, to learn all aspects of accounting for multiple clients in order to help with cover in this area. 

This is a varied role including both accounting and admin related duties, some of the duties you will be undertaking are as follows:

  • Inputting client income & expenses onto their software
  • Processing year-end accounts ready for submission to HMRC
  • Bookkeeping
  • VAT accounting
  • Self-assessment
  • Liaising with clients, via phone, email and face to face
  • Process payroll
  • Involved in the invoicing process
  • Dealing with clients' concerns in a timely manner
  • Admin related duties
  • Filing and archiving
  • Follow all GDPR guidelines regarding data protection & confidentiality
  • Follow all health & safety regulations

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.
  • Functional Skills Maths & English, if required.

Apprentices will be required to take ONE of the professional qualifications listed below, as chosen by the employer to be most relevant to the job role:

  • AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting
  • ACCA Certificate in financial and management accounting (level 2)
  • IAB Level 2 certificate in bookkeeping
  • ICB Level 2 certificate in bookkeeping

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

An opportunity for a full-time position at the end of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Number skills, Logical, Excel & Word experience, Literate, Punctual, Reliable, Health & Safety awareness, Confidentiality, Data protection knowledge


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

About the employer

A market-leading solution for all your accounting needs. Sabre Accountants is designed and built around you and trusted by over 1,000 active clients all over the UK. We provide unlimited accountancy support for sole traders, freelancers, contractors, taxi drivers, small businesses, and of course startups.








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Training provider



Anna Harper

07436 795883

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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