We are looking for an apprentice who is ambitious to become an Accounting Technician. The role will include training in book-keeping, VAT, accounts preparation, personal tax, Corporation Tax and practice management. You will assist with all aspects of the work of the practice under the supervision of and support by the other members of the team.
We are looking for an apprentice who is ambitious to become an Accounting Technician working in practice. The role will include training in book-keeping, VAT, accounts preparation, personal tax, Corporation Tax and practice management. You will assist with all aspects of the work of the practice under the supervision of and support by the other members of the team.
You will progress to VAT and tax work as your knowledge and experience builds up.
The apprenticeship will need you to attend classes at college one day a week for the length of a full college day, which you need to commit to. Time spent training will come under the working hours per week. It is a Government requirement for you to spend a minimum of six hours a week off-the-job – off the job can consist of college attendance, coursework, project related work, employer training, mentoring and coaching.
Apprentices are independently assessed at the end of their programme to achieve the Assistant Accountant apprenticeship at a Pass or Distinction grade.
Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, and subject to progress as an employee, we would like to offer you a full time job. Previous apprentices have gone on to senior roles within this practice, other practices and external organisations such as the NHS.
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Initiative, Good time keeping skills
* Regular reviews based on work experience and college results
* Flexible working with core office hours being 9am – 3pm. Office closes at 4-5pm, however closing time can vary due to business needs.
* The office is located on a main bus route between Portsmouth and Clanfield (route 8)
GCSE or equivalent English, Grade 9-4/A*-C Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths, Grade 9-4/A*-C Essential
CITY OF PORTSMOUTH COLLEGE
Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
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