Assistant Account Apprentice


Hertfordshire, EN8 7DF

Closes in 7 days (Friday 26 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 17 June 2024


We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic Apprentice who has completed AAT Level 2 qualification. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated person to gain hands-on experience in a finance role while continuing studies. The successful candidate will provide support to the finance team and assist in a variety of accounting and admin tasks.

Annual wage
£17,680 a year

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

Training course
Assistant accountant (level 3)
Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:30pm

42 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 19 August


1 Year 3 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

Working towards completing Level 3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Standard. Attendance one day per week at Hertford Regional College to achieve Level 3 AAT qualification.

Where you’ll work

1st Floor, Albany House

162-164 High Street

Waltham Cross




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

Assistant accountant (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Assist with the investigation and response to financial information queries.
  • Record and analyse financial data using the organisation’s standard tools and processes.
  • Apply double entry bookkeeping and accounting standards to process financial documents, generate financial statements and report financial information to users of accounts.
  • Assist with production of accurate financial information for the preparation of accounts.
  • Reconcile financial data, such as, preparation of reconciliations or review of reconciliations.
  • Investigate, resolve or escalate transactional queries and errors within their remit as appropriate.
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with stakeholders.
  • Communicate financial information in a way that non-finance stakeholders can interpret and understand.
  • Utilise digital skills to present key financial information using finance and accounting software and applications.
  • Use software packages to assist with basic accounting tasks in line with cyber and data security requirements, using data securely and safely, including backing up data.
  • Communicate using varying approaches and different media methods with an appreciation of the risks and benefits to the business of social media and other digital applications.
  • 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 (grade A*-C (9-4))
    • Maths (grade A*-C (9-4))
    • Level 2 AAT (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
    • Team working
    • Microsoft Office
    • Eagerness to learn
    • Independent working

    Other requirements

    Applicants must have achieved Level 2 AAT qualification. There will be long periods on the computer.

    About this company

    C9 Technology & C9 Recruitment are headquartered in London, UK. Originally established in 2008, we were inspired by the latest technologies in the cloud infrastructure sector. This has eventually evolved into many divisions, such as recruitment, migrations, telephony, and various other lines of business. C9 Recruitment is a multi-award-winning recruitment agency with consultants across the UK. We provide IT & Logistics recruitment services to over 100 clients. We have become renowned for connecting talented candidates and brilliant organisations within the logistics, charity, call centre agents, education, finance, government, housing, professional services, property & construction, social care & health and technology sectors. (opens in new tab)

    After this apprenticeship

    There will be opportunities for progression and a permanent position subject to performance.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:


    The Apprenticeship Team


    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000258233.

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    Closes in 7 days (Friday 26 July at 11:59pm)

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