We are a small practice of 7 looking for our 8th! We are fast growing company of primarily Bookkeepers and one Accountant. Experience working in an Accountancy practice is essential as we are expecting the successful candidate to be able to prepare accounts to review stage independently.
You will support the Practice Accountant in the preparation of statutory accounts to draft stage, as well as bookkeeping for a small portfolio of clients. We are looking to grow the role with you as you go through your studies, increasing your responsibilities as you go.
Supporting the Practice Accountant to deliver a quality service to a range of clients, the principal duties of this role will be to plan, prepare and undertake bookkeeping, accounts and tax assignments. We are looking for candidates with practice experience and looking to continue their education within accountancy.
The key responsibilities of the role will include:
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.
We are looking for someone ambitious to take the bull by the horns and grow as the company does. We are excited to look into developing you as the successful candidate into a rounded and approachable Accountant to work with clients and guide them on their business journey.
Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Initiative
Things to keep in mind *Quarterly bonus scheme *Pension scheme *Study and mentoring support, looking to support you to fully qualify *Free onsite parking
GCSE or equivalent English, Grade 9-4/A*-C Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths, Grade 9-4/A*-C Essential
Other Level 2 AAT, Grade Pass Essential
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CITY OF PORTSMOUTH COLLEGE
Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
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