Accounts Administrator Apprentice (35900) Leonard Curtis

The goal is to administer a portfolio of liquidation cases with the aim of progressing them to closure in a timely manner. There are excellent prospects for progression within the role and promotion to a senior level for the right candidate.

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

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Closing date: 24 May 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday: 9am to 5:15pm (breaks to be confirmed)

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    26 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

A normal day would include:

• Administering your own case load, being responsible for meeting deadlines and producing high-quality written work
• Ensuring all cases are closed in a timely manner
• Ensuring all compliance targets are met and that case diaries are kept up to date
• Prioritising your workload
• Dealing with general correspondence
• Liaising with company directors, shareholders and their professional advisors
• Working closely with experienced team members and managers will allow candidates to progress in their personal development and study toward professional insolvency qualifications, in due course

How you will be supported

Full training and support will be provided by The Growth Company to help you achieve your apprenticeship and reach your full potential in your role.

What will happen next?

New applicants to The Growth Company who meet any basic entry requirements of the role will be contacted within two working days to be invited to meet a member of our team. You will then have the opportunity to find out:
• More about this vacancy and any others you are suitable for
• Any training you need to complete
• What the next steps will be

How you could get there

If you would be catching public transport for this role, visit the Journey Planner on to see how you would get there and how long it would take.

The training you will be getting

Full Apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Intermediate Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 2 Accounts/Finance Assistant Qualification.

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

On completion, the apprentice will be able to apply for the appropriate level of professional membership aligned with this apprenticeship, dependent on the qualification chosen. Professional body memberships that are relevant to the options for this apprenticeship are:

  • IAB – Associate Level Membership
  • ICB – Associate Level Membership

Neither AAT nor ACCA offer professional registration upon completion of this apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working, Good written skills, Personable, Willing to learn


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade Pass) Essential

About the employer

Leonard Curtis is a market leading professional services provider operating across the UK and Channel Islands. Since our formation we’ve supported business owners and advisors by listening and offering practical solutions and tailored advice. Our expert team of specialists deliver positive strategic advice across restructuring and insolvency, funding and law across 27 offices and we remain the largest independent restructuring firm in the UK. We have built an environment that empowers you to express yourself– to have confidence in who you are and what you’re capable of and develop the career you want.


Leonard Curtis


Leonard Curtis House

Elms Square Bury New Road


M45 7TA

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Training provider


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

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 May 2024