Accounts Assistant Apprentice ZOO ACCOUNTING & BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LTD

We are a professional and modern accounting practice providing tailored services to all our clients. As a Trainee Accountant (Apprentice) you will provide support to both internal staff and external clients and will work predominately with our team.

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Closing date: 28 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £12,480.00

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, between 8am-4pm or 9am-5pm. 30 mins lunch break.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    02 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000246569

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Part of your role will involve assisting in the day-to-day financial activities, these will include but are not limited to data entry, month end VAT Returns and management accounts and year-end financial accounts and tax returns.

Processing client records accurately using Xero, QuickBooks and other accountancy software.

Assisting with general administrative duties including meeting and greeting clients, filing, answering the telephone and supporting the
team to meet deadlines as required.

Assisting with managing client expectations and deadlines.

The training you will be getting

Training will take place at HoW College.

Level 2 Accounts or Finance Assistant Standard.

AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Study and aim to be a qualified accountant and grow with the company.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

We take pride in treating each of our clients as valued individuals. No two clients are the same and we provide an accountancy service that will benefit each individual business. We tailor our services to give our clients exactly what they need from accountants and business advisors.

Employer

ZOO ACCOUNTING & BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LTD

Address

3 Arrow Court

Springfield Business park

Alcester

B49 6PU

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF WORCESTERSHIRE COLLEGE

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

Contact

Lindsay Prodger

lprodger@howcollege.ac.uk

01905743527

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


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