Audit Associate Apprenticeship (Charity - March 2024) BUZZACOTT LLP

We are looking for candidates to join our March 2024 intake in our our Charity and Not-for-Profit team. The team audits, advises and supports a diverse range of charities and NFPs including; membership bodies, dynamic social enterprises, international NGOs, Arts & Culture charities, academies, care homes, religious orders and more.

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

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Closing date: 23 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £24,000.00

  • Working week

    9:15 am - 5:15 pm Monday - Friday

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    30 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    08 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000210634

  • Positions

    8 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To act as an apprentice auditor in the Charity Team, working with a wide range of not-for-profit organisations.
  • Carry out all audit work, including visiting client sites mainly in and around London and Greater London.
  • Keep Seniors, Managers and Partners informed of the progress of the team’s jobs.
  • Budget for your time and keep costs within budget wherever possible.
  • For smaller assignments, plan and complete the audit file as per the Audit Completion Checklist.

The training you will be getting

Following the completion of AAT Level 3, you will 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 ACA 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

Continued career progression is supported with a view for further study towards becoming an Associate Chartered Accountant (ACA) after completion of the AAT. 

We go above and beyond for our clients, but also for you. We have a genuine commitment to your development, offering you a closely supported and structured programme of tuition, provided by a top firm of external tutors. Internally, you’ll be supported by a manager who will act as your mentor, a buddy, partners, senior staff and a dedicated Training and Development Coordinator.

As you progress through your training you will receive incremental salary increases as you hit various milestones in your qualification.


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 Level 5/B) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Level 5/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

dennisr@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.

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Closing date: 23 Feb 2024