ACCA Accounts and Audit Junior Apprenticeship Langard Lifford Hall Ltd

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 7 apprenticeship with Langard Lifford Hall Limited and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the ACCA qualification.

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

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Closing date: 29 Feb 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    3 Years

  • Possible start date

    05 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000222627

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties include:

  • Preparation of year end accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited company businesses
  • Bookkeeping duties including preparation of VAT returns on various accounting packages and Microsoft Excel
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Involvement in statutory audit fieldwork as part of an audit team

The training you will be getting

ACCA Level 7 There are three levels including Applied Knowledge, Applied Skills and Strategic Professional. Applied Knowledge helps you understand the role of accounting in the business environment, and develop the practical skills and techniques expected of an accountant working in business.

The area you will cover includes:

Business and Technology Management Accounting Financial Accounting Applied Skills encourages you to develop a broad understanding of the role of accounting in business, and how to interpret financial information.

The area you will cover includes:

Corporate and business law (ENG) (LW), Performance Management (PM), Taxation (TX-UK), Financial Reporting (FR), Audit and Assurance (AA), Financial Management (FM). By studying Strategic Professional, you’ll learn advanced techniques, skills, and the professional ethics required of an accountant or consultant operating at a senior level. Once you’ve successfully passed you can apply to be a full member of ACCA.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Opportunity for secondment into payroll / tax departments.

Opportunity to progress and be given more responsibilities in all areas of work.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Basic Maths (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Standard English (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential
Other Relevant degree or Level 4 AAT (Grade Any) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits include: Salary range between £13,500 - £18.500, depending on experience 20 holiday days, plus bank holidays. Holiday days rise to 24 days once qualified Competitive starting salary, which will rise in line with regular reviews of both academic and work based experience Entry into the firm’s pension scheme Study package and support including day release for study at college towards ACCA qualification Cost of exams and annual subscription fees covered by the firm Flexible working scheme which offers a mix of working in the office and working from home once probationary period has been passed. (This period includes a lot of training / shadowing so not practical to work from home) Flexible working hours

About the employer

Langard Lifford Hall is a Midlands based proactive firm of qualified accountants and business advisors.

Employer

Langard Lifford Hall Ltd

Address

Lifford Hall, Lifford Lane, Kings Norton

Birmingham

B30 3JN

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Training

Training provider

KAPLAN FINANCIAL 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

Accountancy or taxation professional

Level 7 (Master's degree)

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

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Feb 2024