AAT Accounts and Admin Apprentice

Barkley Jonson Limited

UK, NE11 0NJ

Closes in 8 days (Wednesday 31 July)

Posted on 31 May 2024


Summary

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 2 apprenticeship with Barkley Jonson Limited and Kaplan. You will be dealing with bank reconciliations, invoices and speaking to clients whilst working towards the AAT Level 2 qualification.

Annual wage
£14,400 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Hours
Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 1 August

Duration

1 Year 3 Months

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

Accounts/Finance Assistant Apprenticeship Level 2.

This level is ideal for existing staff or new talent in accounting and finance. Their work could include basic bookkeeping activities, working with sales and purchase ledgers, running calculations to ensure that records and payments are correct, recording of cash and data entry.

Learners will complete the mandatory AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting. The Certificate in Accounting comprises of four exams and an End Point Assessment. You must successfully complete the following:

  • Introduction to Bookkeeping (ITBK)
  • Principles of Bookkeeping Control (POBC)
  • Principles of Costing (PCTN)
  • Business Environment (BESY) EPA - In Tray exercise

An apprenticeship has to be relevant to the job you are undertaking and you must dedicate time to off the job training, as well as completing knowledge, skills and behaviours associated with your apprenticeship.

Training schedule has yet to be agreed. Details will be made available at a later date.

Where you’ll work

Unit G21, The Avenues, Eleventh Avenue North

Gateshead

UK

NE11 0NJ

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

KAPLAN FINANCIAL LIMITED

Your training course

Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Record transactional data.
  • Use the organisation’s standard tools and processes to examine data to identify transactional issues such as, reconciliations and inconsistencies between invoices.
  • Recognise and rectify routine errors, escalating as necessary.
  • Plan and review accounting and finance tasks.
  • Communicate with stakeholders to deliver accurate and timely results, avoiding jargon, using language tailored to the audience and different media methods with an appreciation of the risks and benefits to the business of social media and other digital applications.
  • Use finance and accounting software packages to accurately input and manage data to contribute to routine accounting tasks.
  • Handle data and digital technology in line with cyber and data security requirements, using data securely and safely, including backing up data.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • Basic Maths (grade 9/A* - 4/C)
    • Standard English (grade 9/A* - 4/C)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Administrative skills
    • Number skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Logical
    • Team working
    • Initiative

    Other requirements

    Benefits include: 20 days holiday plus bank holidays. Standard nest pension scheme. Free parking. Working Hours: Monday to Thursday 9:00am - 5:30pm Friday 9:00am - 3:30pm

    About this company

    Our company was formed in 2005, we pride ourselves on delivering a friendly, and efficient service to our clients. We offer the following services: Personal tax returns, sole trade account, limited company accounts, R&D claims, limited company tax, advice, specialist support for clients in crisis. We offer a broad range of services and are keen to develop robust working relationships with our clients. We are a friendly team and like to make new members feel welcome.

    After this apprenticeship

    • We always try to promote from within where possible. We would be looking to put the correct candidate through the level 3 and level 4 AAT qualification.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    KAPLAN FINANCIAL LIMITED

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000254438.

    Apply now

    Closes in 8 days (Wednesday 31 July)

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