Accounting Apprentice (Business Services) BUZZACOTT LLP

We are looking for school-leavers to join the September 2024 intake in our Business Services Team. This team of over 70, provide the full complement of outsourced services within the Financial Services sector. This is a great opportunity for those who want to start their career in accountancy, and study towards the AAT qualification.

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

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Closing date: 19 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £24,000.00

  • Working week

    9.15am - 5.15pm / Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000210612

  • Positions

    10 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Carry out all accounting work, in compliance with the firm’s and statutory procedures
  • Prepare accounts, including consolidated accounts, from both manual and computerised accounting records
  • Provide general accounting services and assistance to clients in the preparation of accounts, for example preparing working papers
  • Keep seniors, managers and partners informed of the progress on the team’s jobs
  • Budget for your time and keep costs within budget wherever possible

The training you will be getting

Following the completion of AAT Level 3, you can then move on to study towards the AAT Level 4 qualification.

When your training ends, we continue to help you develop, providing the same opportunities and challenges given to all Buzzacott team members. Continued career progression is supported with a view for further study towards the ACCA after completion of the AAT.

As a single-office practice you will get to know everybody in the Firm and have the opportunity to shine from day one.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

When your training ends, we continue to help you develop, providing the same opportunities and challenges given to all Buzzacott team members. Continued career progression is supported with a view for further study towards the ACCA after completion of the AAT. 

As a single-office practice you will get to know everybody in the Firm and have the opportunity to shine from day one.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade Minimum Level 5/grade B) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Minimum Level 5/grade B) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade 120 ucas points) Essential

About the employer

At Buzzacott, we describe ourselves as friendly and professional, with values ingrained in our culture of trust, client focus, exceptional service, specialist knowledge and approachability. We all work together under one roof, as the largest single-office accountancy firm in the UK, giving you the opportunity to collaborate, build relationships and shine from day one.

Employer

BUZZACOTT LLP

Address

130 Wood Street

London

EC2V 6DL

Contact

Rebecca Dennis

recruitment@buzzacott.co.uk

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Training

Training provider

FIRST INTUITION LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

Please make an online application through our website.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Aug 2024