AAT Apprentice Accountant

Aquis House 49-51, Blagrave Street, Reading, RG1 1PL
Competitive salary
08 Nov 2019
01 Dec 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
Responsibilities (no prior experience essential):

Basic Bookkeeping duties using a variety of accounting software e.g. Sage, Xero, Exact such as processing of invoices and payments, maintaining accounts payables/receivables ledgers, bank reconciliation, posting journals and accruals, year-end reporting and intergroup reconciliations if applicable (to be able to process transactions manually and using automation)
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of VAT and employer taxes i.e. PAYE, P11D and PSA
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly/quarterly management reports for a range of clients
  • Assist in the preparation of basic corporation tax returns
  • Assist in the preparation of statutory accounts under FRS102
  • Prepare basic annual company filings (confirmation statement, appointments/resignation of directors, and change of year-end...)
  • Acquire and maintain technical knowledge for your level to the required standard
  • Complete exams and training requirements under the apprenticeship scheme
  • Complete assigned areas of work within the time budget and deadlines set by seniors
  • Take responsibility for your work and able to multi-task in an organised manner
  • Prioritise own work and deadlines

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent numeracy skills
  • Good IT skills
  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Articulate
  • Confident

Desired qualifications

  • BBB (or equivalent UCAS points) from three A Levels (or equivalent)
  • GCSE grade B/6 or equivalents or above in maths and English Language

Future prospects

Crowe UK provide in-house training to complement your examination study. These courses continue throughout your professional career to build your technical and personal skills. You will have consistent support and mentoring from the firm and your counselling manager. Crowe UKs client group is hugely diverse, which means that you will be able to work on different types of assignments, helping you to decide where you want to take your career.

Things to consider

Benefits include
  • 25 days Holiday + Bank holidays + study leave
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Access to flexible benefits

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

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