Accounting Apprenticeship - AAT HACKETT GRIFFEY LLP

Considering a career in accountancy? We are recruiting for a self motivated apprentice with a keen interest in a career in accountancy. Working within our busy friendly practice will give you exposure to a wide range of businesses and aspects of accounting and taxation.

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    18 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Preparation of accounts for review
  • Preparation of tax returns and computations for review
  • Preparation of VAT returns for review
  • Adminstrative tasks as required

The training you will be getting

  • AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting
  • The training will take place via day release
  • Training is provided throughout the year
  • Training will take place at First Intuition in Cambridge

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

After completing your AAT Level 3, you can progress to AAT Level 4 after which you may continue onto ACCA qualification.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills


A Level or equivalent All considered (Grade C and above) Essential

Things to consider

The start date noted is February 2024, but we are open to discussion regarding an earlier start date for the appropriate candidate.

About the employer

Hackett Griffey LLP is a 3 partner, 20 staff firm of Chartered Certified Accountants, Registered Auditors and Chartered Tax Advisers and the longest established and largest accountancy firm in Haverhill. This position is due to the ongoing strong growth of the firm. The firm is in prominent High Street premises and have exciting expansion plans.








Nicola Harris

01440 762024

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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

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

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