AAT Apprentice Accountant Oscar Ip and Co. Chartered Accountants

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with an AAT level 3 apprenticeship with Oscar Ip & Co Chartered Accountants and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience including assisting with the preparation income statements, balance sheets, and various tax returns.

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

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,648.00 to £20,820.80

    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

    35 hours – Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000255918

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties will include:

  • Successful candidate would need to assist with the preparation of financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and various tax returns (eg personal tax, corporation tax and VAT).
  • Support the senior accountants in various accounting and bookkeeping tasks.
  • Maintain accurate and organized financial records.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to ensure timely completion of projects.
  • Continuously develop accounting skills through on-the-job training and professional courses.

The training you will be getting

  • Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Level 3. This level is ideal for existing staff or new talent in an accounting or finance role. Their work could include assisting in the day to day financial activities such as data entry to month end management accounts and/or year-end financial statements.
  • You will be studying the AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting. This level will encourage you to master more complex accounting principles in both Bookkeeping and Management Accounting.
  • You will study 5 units: Financial Accounting; Preparing Financial Statements (FAPS). Management Accounting Techniques (MATS). Tax Processes for Business (TPFB). Business Awareness (BUAW). Advanced Synoptic Assessment (ADSY) which forms part of your End Point Assessment.
  • 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 behaviors associated with your apprenticeship.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Progressing to a senior role within the firm..

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, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

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

Things to consider

Please note, the interview and start dates are just a guide and could be before the dates advertised. Benefits include: 20 days plus bank holiday.

About the employer

Dynamic and growing firm that offers a wide range of accounting, tax, and business consulting services. If you're looking for a company that values personal and professional growth, collaboration, work-life balance, and competitive compensation and benefits, then you've come to the right place.

Employer

Oscar Ip and Co. Chartered Accountants

Address

23 Argyle Street

Liverpool

L1 5BL

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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

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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: 21 Jun 2024