ACA Accounts Associate Apprentice Stanton Ralph & Co Ltd

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 7 ACA apprenticeship with Stanton Ralph & Co Ltd and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the qualification.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Thursday 8.30am - 5.30pm and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist in the preparation of year-end accounts, management accounts, and other financial statements for clients
  • Handle day-to-day bookkeeping for clients, including the processing of invoices, receipts, and payments
  • Complete VAT returns and other tax-related duties as required
    Provide support to senior colleagues on ad-hoc projects as required
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with clients
  • Contribute to the firm's continuous improvement and quality control initiatives

The training you will be getting

Accounting and Taxation Professional Level 7 - ACA The gold standard in Accountancy Apprenticeships, this programme enables individuals to become fully qualified in a profession which is globally recognised and respected in areas of accountancy, taxation, finance and business. ACA is a great option if you're looking to become a chartered accountant and work in accountancy and finance. It opens a wealth of opportunities, as you can specialise in specific areas or sectors, or work broadly across multiple industries. It consists of three levels: Certificate Level: You’ll be introduced to the essentials of accountancy, finance, and businesses. You’ll learn about double-entry accounting, assurance, business and technology, law, management, and taxation. Professional Level: This level teaches you how to apply technical knowledge to real-life scenarios. You’ll deepen your knowledge on financial reporting, audit and assurance, tax compliance, finance management, and business strategy.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The firm is growing at a fast rate so promotion up to directorship is there for those who want it.

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


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 - 9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 - 9) Essential

Things to consider

Parking is reimbursed by the company

About the employer

Our mission is to deliver exceptional accounting services in a courteous and approachable manner. Through the implementation of efficient cloud accounting solutions, we strive to empower our clients to achieve their goals and succeed in their endeavours. We are dedicated to creating a supportive and enjoyable workplace environment that promotes collaboration, growth, and mutual respect among our team members.?


Stanton Ralph & Co Ltd


The Old Police Station, Whitburn Street


WV16 4QP

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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

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: 31 Jul 2024