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30 April 2019
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We are looking for an enthusiastic accounts apprentice to join our friendly and professional team. You will join a busy firm of Insolvency Practitioners and complete the Level 3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship through The Apprentice Academy.

Apprenticeship summary

Annual wage: £11,000.00
Working week: Monday to Friday. Shifts TBC by employer at interview.
Total hours per week: 35.00
Expected duration: 18 months
Possible start date: 01 Aug 2019
Date posted: 12 Apr 2019
Apprenticeship level: Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Reference number: VAC001523796
Positions: 2 available

To provide administration support to the Insolvency Manager.

Responsibilities include:

  • Undertaking administration duties
  • Inputting data into Excel and the insolvency database (IPS)
  • Producing and formatting routine reports and client correspondence
  • General filing and scanning
  • Completing post insolvency VAT and corporation tax returns
  • Preparation of documents for cash-book receipts and payments
  • Responding to telephone enquiries and written requests from clients and HMRC
  • Using accountancy tools and data – including analysing financial data and using payroll, purchasing and sales systems
  • Financial accounting and reporting – including accounts preparation, double-entry bookkeeping, taxation and final accounts and reports

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines

Personal qualities

  • Able to work individually and as part of a team
  • Good IT knowledge
  • An understanding of standard office administrative procedures

Desired qualifications

Strong A’ levels including one in science or maths (minimum of 3 B’s). GCSE grades C or above in English and maths.

Future prospects

Completion of AAT then ACCA+/- CPI.

Training provider

Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 3 AAT qualification
  • Functional skills in English, maths, and ICT (if applicable)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Training provided on-site by the employer and at The Apprentice Academy

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by The Apprentice Academy


This apprenticeship is no longer available

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