Apprentice Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
AVONMEAD LIMITED
Location
20, Colmore Circus Queensway, Birmingham, B4 6AT
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
21 Nov 2020
Closes
07 Dec 2020
Ref
VAC001667120
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
January
Duration
Permanent
Duties to include:
  • Client Bookkeeping
  • Preparation of year-end accounts for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies
  • General Tax filings such as VAT returns, Payroll and Personal Tax
  • General office administration tasks

The successful candidate will ideally have at least 12 months of experience working in an accountancy practice and be studying or would like to study towards an AAT level 3 or level 4 qualification.. Experience with Xero cloud accounting software is essential.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication
  • Numerical skills are vital.
  • The individual will have great attention to detail
  • Able to work well individually as well as within a team, and have a pro-active approach to work.


Personal qualities

  • Professional Manner
  • Positive attitude to work
  • Polite and friendly manner


Desired qualifications

  • 4-5 GCSE's grade A-C or 4-9 GCSE


Future prospects

Asa firm we believe happy staff means happy clients! We offer excellent opportunitiesfor career progression, in addition to the following:
  • Competitive salary and company pension
  • Flexible working
  • Study support
  • Contemporary offices
  • Access to on-site amenities including free gym, discounted healthcare GP and beauty treatments
  • Holiday entitlement increase to reflect continued employment


Things to consider

  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week). For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates