Accounting Apprentice (Financial Services) - Higher (Level 4)

Buzzacott LLP (Employer)

First Intuition Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £22,000.00
35.0 hours per week 9:15 am - 5:15 pm Monday - Friday
24 months (duration)
8 September 2021(start date)
4 positions available
30 June 2021 (application closing date)
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Job Description

We are looking for apprentices to join our Business Services Team. The team of 50 provide the full complement of outsourced services including management accounting, and regulatory reporting for clients within the Financial Services sector.


What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Carry out all accounting work, in compliance with the firm’s and statutory procedures.
  • Prepare accounts, including consolidated accounts, from both manual and computerised accounting
  • Provide general accounting services and assistance to clients in the preparation of accounts, for example
    preparing working papers.
  • Keep seniors, managers and partners informed of the progress on the team’s jobs.
  • Budget for your time and keep costs within budget wherever possible.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

We have a genuine commitment to your development, offering you a closely supported and structured programme of tuition, provided by a top firm of external tutors.

You will study towards the AAT qualification over 24 months under a level 4 apprenticeship, building not only on your technical skills, but also on your personal and professional development.  Training consists of a combination of courses at the tutors’ offices, private study and regular exams, as well as on-the-job training.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

When your training ends, we continue to help you develop, providing the same opportunities and challenges given to all Buzzacott team members. Continued career progression is supported with a view for further study towards the ACCA after completion of the AAT. 

As a single-office practice you will get to know everybody in the Firm and have the opportunity to shine from day one.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English Language (Grade Minimum Level 5/grade B) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Minimum Level 5/grade B) Essential
A Level or equivalent Any (Grade 120 ucas points) Essential
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