Apprentice Accountant

Integer Accountants Ltd
Unit 3, Uphall Farm, Salmons Lane, Colchester, CO6 1RY
£17,000.00 - £19,000.00 annually
12 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
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