AAT Finance Assistant Apprentice

  • CBGA Robson LLP
  • Birmingham
  • £18000 per annum

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 3 with CBGA Robson LLP and Kaplan. You will be dealing with balance sheets, accounts and audits whilst working towards the AAT level 3 qualification.

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  • GMFJ Reference
    245038
  • Wages
    £18,000 p/a
  • Hours
    37.50 per week
  • Date Posted
    12/01/2024
  • Start Date
    04/03/2024
  • Approx. Duration
    18 months

  • Location
    Birmingham
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
    Accountancy
  • Opportunity Type
    Advanced Level 3
  • Apprenticeship Standard
    Assistant accountant (ST0002)
  • Employer
    CBGA Robson LLP

Description

An excellent opportunity working in a small friendly office environment, we have two offices, one in London and the second office in Birmingham. Throughout the apprenticeship you will gain knowledge and experience of various accounting and administration tasks including:

  • Accounts Payable – processing invoices, reconciling supplier statements, generating payment paperwork, answering supplier phone calls and queries.
  • Credit control – assisting the lead credit controller in chasing tenants for payments, generating tenant demands, posting tenant receipts and reporting on arrears.
  • Bank Reconciliations – matching payments/receipts made into the bank to the postings on the system and highlighting any unposted monies.
  • Service Charges – Filing of supplier invoices in the property files and compiling SC expenditure for auditors.
  • Assisting with answering the telephone and greeting visitors.
  • Basic Administration duties include typing, scanning, and photocopying.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Kaplan Financial on kaplan.recruitment@kaplan.co.uk (Ref ID: 245038)

Company website : www.cbgarobson.com

  • Telephone, E-mail.
  • Meeting deadlines.
  • Outlook, Excel, Word competent.

  • A Levels grade A-C.
  • GCSE's grades 9/A* - 4/C including Maths and English.

Advanced Diploma - AAT Level 3

Advanced builds on the knowledge gained in the Foundation level. If you work in accounts or have studied accountancy before, you may be able to start at this level. You’ll learn complex accounting techniques, and master a number of accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants.

This level will encourage you to master more complex accounting principles in both Bookkeeping and Management Accounting. You’ll develop the technical skills to start, or progress, your career in accountancy and this will allow you to continue with your studies onto Level 4.

To pass this level you’ll need to study five units (also known as subjects), which are all mandatory. Four of the units are examined individually and there is also a synoptic assessment that you’ll take towards the end of the level, which incorporates the final two units as well as drawing on all of the other units you’ve studied at this level.

The area you will cover include:

  • Advanced Bookkeeping.

  • Final Accounts Preparation.

  • Management Accounting: Costing.

  • Indirect Tax.

  • Advanced Synoptic Assessment.

The Apprenticeship standard details the essential Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours that somebody would need to demonstrate to be a successful Assistant Accountant, this includes, Business Awareness, Ethics, Communication, Embracing Change and Problem Solving. Apprentices will need to show they are competent in all the areas detailed in the standard when they take End Point Assessment.

The Knowledge areas of the standard will typically be covered through completion of the AAT qualification. Skills and Behaviours are developed through workshops, e-learning, workplace training and practical experience provided ‘on-the-job’.

  • Communicate as part of a team.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Organisation.
  • Confident/Outgoing.
  • IT Literate.

Credit Control, Client Accountant.

Benefits include:

  • 20 Days Holiday.
  • Pension available.
  • Bonuses are available.

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