What will the apprentice be doing?
General office duties and administration for a small professional practice, client liaison, chasing records, managing client database.
Day to day duties in this role will include:
Preparation of bookkeeping and VAT returns on various softwares including Sage, Quickbooks Online, FreeAgent and Xero.
Preparation of accounts for sole traders/partnerships/limited companies.
Preparation of Corporation tax returns.
Preparation of Self-Assessment tax returns including calculating rental profits.
General office duties, including answering the phone, covering reception etc.What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
ACCA - Accounting And Taxation Professional Apprenticeship Level 7 There are three levels including Applied Knowledge, Applied Skills and Strategic Professional. Applied Knowledge helps you understand the role of accounting in the business environment, and develop the practical skills and techniques expected of an accountant working in business. Applied Skills encourages you to develop a broad understanding of the role of accounting in business, and how to interpret financial information. By studying Strategic Professional, you'll learn advanced techniques, skills, and the professional ethics required of an accountant or consultant operating at a senior level. Once you've successfully passed you can apply to be a full member of ACCA. What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
- Good professional career development.
- Full exposure to all aspects of Accountancy work.
Requirements and prospects Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working Qualifications
Other Basic Maths (Grade n/a) Desired
Other Standard English (Grade n/a) Desired Things to consider
Benefits Include: 28 days holiday Company pension scheme Onsite parking Salary: £14,000 - £20,000 depending on experience