Apprentice Accountant

Recruiter
Integer Accountants Ltd
Location
Unit 3, Uphall Farm, Salmons Lane, Colchester, CO6 1RY
Salary
£17,000.00 - £19,000.00 annually
Posted
12 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
VAC001557057
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
Vacancy Description

An apprentice accountant is required to join our small chartered accountancy firm and undertake a range of duties within a practice that embraces the latest cloud-based technology and apps to provide a proactive service to our clients.

This role will work in all areas of the company to gain a full view of what it takes to be an accountant including in the following areas:
  • Accounting and bookkeeping
  • Personal, business and corporate tax
  • Business and cash flow
  • Payroll
  • Tax investigation

The role will work closely with clients to provide a friendly, helpful and efficient service.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have an affinity for numbers
  • Computer skills are essential
  • Knowledge of Excel, Word and Email
  • Commitment to a career in accountancy
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Professional manner with excellent organisation and communication skills


Personal qualities

  • Proactive
  • Enthusiastic
  • Team worker


Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 3 A levels grade B (or equivalent) and above preferably in relevant subjects such as maths, accountancy, economics etc.
  • Level 4 AAT/CFAB qualification desirable
  • A degree (or equivalent) in accountancy would be preferable but not necessary
  • Some bookkeeping experience would be helpful but not necessary


Future prospects

  • Future progression in the company, potentially, upon completion of level 7 apprenticeship


Things to consider

  • Will be required to travel to clients on a regular basis