Accounting Assistant Apprentice



Training Provider:


Annual wage £18,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday - Friday: 9:00 am - 5:30 pm.
duration: 18 months
start: 1 December 2019
Advanced(level 3)
Assistant accountant Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
25 November 2019 (application closing date)
We are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to work in our fast-growing London team. If you would like to join a modern, forward-thinking practice with interesting clients, flexible working and a vibrant office atmosphere, then get in touch!


Duties to include:

  • Communicating with clients by email, phone and online chat
  • Organising your workload and helping the workload of others to meet deadlines
  • Preparing payroll, VAT returns and bookkeeping (recording of financial transactions) for clients
  • Assisting with the preparation of management accounts
  • Assisting with yearend accounts preparations
  • Assisting with business projects

Future Prospects

After your Accounting apprenticeship progress into a full-time role as Finance Assistant, Assistant Accountant, Bookkeeping Assistant, Tax Consultant or Audit Assistant. You can also complete the ACCA qualification into Chartered Accountancy.

Reality Check

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates

Skills Required

  • You have impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • You have strong numerical skills

Qualities Required

  • You enjoy working as part of a team and helping others
  • You want to learn
  • You will add to our enjoyable working environment!

Qualifications Required

  • Five GCSE or equivalent at grades C - A*/4 - 9 or equivalent, including English and maths
  • B/6 at GCSE or equivalent in maths
  • Level 3 qualification (A level, BTEC or equivalent)

Training Provided

  • Training on the 18 month Standard Level 3 Assistant Accountant (AAT3) apprenticeship and Functional Skills if required 
  • Being a WhiteHat apprentice means access to awesome social events, sports teams, insight/career days with other apprentices to grow your network, as well as your own personal Coach who will guide you through the qualification to help you achieve your full potential
  • As part of your WhiteHat Apprenticeship, you will have access to our Future Leaders Foundation modules to develop 6 key competencies, underpinned by well-being, self-awareness, motivation, conscientiousness, effectiveness and grit