Accountancy Apprentice


Braintree, CM7 3AN

Closes in 28 days (Friday 16 August at 11:59pm)

Posted on 4 June 2024


This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our fun and friendly team based in Braintree as an Accountancy Apprentice studying towards their AAT level 4 qualification. In addition to an excellent salary and bonus scheme, we have a modern clean working environment for you to work in with ample free parking nearby.

Annual wage
£26,000 a year

Minimum wage rates (opens in new tab)

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

Training course
Professional accounting or taxation technician (level 4)
Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September


1 Year 6 Months

Positions available



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

  • The successful candidate will be required to attend weekday courses, once a week, at First Intuition Chelmsford to study towards their AAT Level 4 qualification as well as mentoring towards the Level 4  Apprenticeship knowledge, skills and behaviours
  • Possible progression to study higher level ACCA/ICAEW after successful completion of the Level 4 apprenticeship

Where you’ll work


Courtyard Studios

Lakes Innovation Centre




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


Your training course

Professional accounting or taxation technician (level 4)

Equal to higher national certificate (HNC)

Course contents

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.


Essential qualifications

GCSE or equivalent in:

  • English and Maths (grade C/4 or above)

Desirable qualifications

Other in:

  • AAT level 2 (grade Pass)
  • AAT Level 3 (grade Pass)

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


  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Number skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team working
  • Enthusiasm

Other requirements

Applicant will need to travel to First Intuition in Chelmsford for AAT courses, therefore must be able to travel to Chelmsford and Braintree. The applicant must have experience of working in practice.

About this company

We are a multi award winning accountancy company, and we’re passionate about providing outstanding service to our clients. We work with individuals and owner managed companies, which is what makes the role so varied and enjoyable. We have a strong focus on producing very high standard work, and on saving our clients tax by utilising the latest technology to allow us to stay on top of their finances. We are proud to be partnered with First Intuition in Chelmsford who will take care of training you to obtain your professional qualification. (opens in new tab)

After this apprenticeship

  • Possible progression to a higher level apprenticeship upon successful completion of the level 4 apprenticeship. Further progression within the company

Ask a question

The contact for this apprenticeship is:


Amy Sawyer

01245 209900

The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000255403.

Apply now

Closes in 28 days (Friday 16 August at 11:59pm)

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