ACA Accounts / Audit Apprentice

Recruiter
Brown Butler
Location
78, Wellington Street, Leeds, LS1 2JT
Salary
£15,000.00 annually
Posted
15 Jul 2021
Closes
27 Jul 2021
Ref
VAC001738991
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
  • The candidate will initially work as part of our audit and accounts team to preform individual tasks on such assignments including substantive testing and balance sheet verification work reporting to senior on that assignment
  • We provide excellent support and on the job training to our trainees and look to progress each individual as ability. This would quickly progress to being responsible for their own accounting jobs reporting to manager or directors as applicable
  • The candidate would also be involved as part of larger audit teams helping to carry out the transactional verification work and auditing various areas of balance sheet
  • We use electronic audit and accounting system to our trainees assist with the set-up of such files
  • The candidate would be required to work both at our offices and on the client premises
  • Being able to provide precise written communications in an email, letter and report form is required
  • Able to prioritise tasks allocated and achieve deadlines
  • Be responsible for work on a number of assignments at any one time


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent communication skills and both written and oral
  • Strong organisational skills including time management
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team
  • Competent keyboard skills and knowledge of Microsoft products and excel
  • Able to prioritise work and achieve deadlines


Personal qualities

  • Good communicator
  • Team player
  • Presentable appearance so can work at client premises
  • Honest and trustworthy


Desired qualifications

  • Degree 2:1 achieved (or set to achieve in 2021)

OR
  • AAT Level 4 waiting to move onto ACA or would consider ACCA also


Future prospects

  • Excellent progression within the firm once qualified to senior and manager roles and director level in due course. Always look to promote from within


Things to consider

  • Benefits Include 23 days holiday per year and Pension - after 3 months of employment either auto enrolment or full scheme
  • The salary is £15k however, this could be negotiable depending on skills and experience

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

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