Audit Apprentice - Exciting Opportunity to Launch Your Accounting Career ARK AURORA LIMITED

Ark Aurora, a reputable firm of Chartered Accountants, is seeking a motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as an Audit Apprentice. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to start a career in accounting and gain hands-on experience in the field.

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Closing date: 30 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 9am to 5.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    22 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000252584

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Assist in conducting financial audits for a diverse range of clients
  • Prepare and maintain audit files and working papers
  • Perform basic accounting tasks, such as reconciliations and data entry
  • Communicate with clients to gather information and resolve queries
  • Support senior audit team members in various aspects of the audit process
  • Participate in training and professional development opportunities

The training you will be getting

  • Accountancy or taxation professional level 7
  • Strong academic background
  • Excellent attention to detail and a keen eye for spotting discrepanciesStrong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new challenges
  • Commitment to pursuing a professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACA, ACCA)
  • Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Flexible study leave to support your professional development
  • Further progression may well be available in other areas within our sector, upon successful completion of apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

Ark Aurora are a firm of Chartered Tax Advisers and Chartered Accountants based in the city of Birmingham working with clients locally, nationally and internationally. Ark Aurora provides professional services ranging from basic bookkeeping, accounts preparation and tax compliance work, preparing business plans and cash flow projections.

Employer

ARK AURORA LIMITED

Address

THE MALTINGS

2 ANDERSON ROAD

SMETHWICK

B66 4AR

Contact

Tanya Chana

tanya@arkaurora.co.uk

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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


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