AAT Student Accountant - Apprenticeship Rawlinson & Hunter LLP

The Corporate Services Department of R&H provides a range of services including management accounting services, audits, payroll services and company secretarial support to a wide range of clients. This includes providing management and financial reporting services and often encompasses a full outsourcing of the client’s accounting operation.

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

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Closing date: 30 Apr 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    24 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    02 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    6 available

What you will do in your working day

As a Student Accountant your day to day work will encompass:

  • Coding and inputting of invoices onto Xero, Sage, Infor10 and other accounting packages as applicable
  • Organising approval of purchase ledger entries
  • Processing payments via BACS or cheque
  • Writing cheques and organising signatures with the partners
    Updating cash books
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assisting in the preparation of VAT returns
  • Uploading information onto client intranet sites

The training you will be getting

You will be working towards a Level 4 AAT Apprenticeship, which will be between 18 months to 2 years in duration. You will be provided with one study day per week, which will be spent at a Kaplan Centre for taught lessons.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Upon successful completion of the AAT qualification, the Firm will consider supporting each apprentice in studying for either the ACCA or ACA qualification. We believe that the purpose of our programme is to build our future managers and partners and the majority of our students will remain with us to continue their career beyond qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 6) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 6) Essential
A Level or equivalent any subject (Grade A - C) Essential

About the employer

Established in 1933, Rawlinson & Hunter LLP stands as a leading Chartered Accountancy and Tax Advisory practice, renowned for our distinguished reputation. Our core values emphasise a commitment to excellence and a supportive, diverse work environment where every individual is valued. Our firm has experienced continuous growth since its inception, currently maintaining a global presence with 12 offices spanning 10 locations around the world. Our dedicated team comprises over 450 professionals contributing to our success.


Rawlinson & Hunter LLP


Q3, The Square

Randalls Way


KT22 7TW


Jamie Barclay


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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

Professional accounting or taxation technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

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: 30 Apr 2024