What will the apprentice be doing?
As an Audit Apprentice, you will help investors and stakeholders to better understand the financial performance of their businesses. Working with a variety of clients- from SME's and family-owned businesses through to large corporate and not-for-profit organisations, you will provide professional advice to add real value to their businesses.
You will be given early responsibility from day one and will have the opportunity to really understand how your client's businesses operate and the challenges that they face, so having a strong commercial mindset is vital for this role.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Recognised as an ICAEW Partner in Learning, you will study on block release for the ACA qualification at First Intuition as part of a Level 7 Apprenticeship, to help you develop the wide-ranging skills needed to become a talented business adviser. You will be supported to complete a wide range of professional and personal development throughout your apprenticeship, both remotely and face to face, to ensure that you have skills and knowledge that you need to aid your future career development.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Once you become a Qualified Chartered Accountant you can progress to an Executive, Manager, Director and even a Partner with the firm. There are other responsibilities that you can take on aswell depending on your interests.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working
A Level or equivalent Open to Subjects (Grade Minimum 112 UCAS points) Essential