BT Human Resources & Development

Accounts Apprentice - Finance Analyst


BT Human Resources & Development

Training Provider:

Kaplan Financial

Annual wage £16,179.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday, full-time hours, Shifts TBC.
duration: 16 months
start: 6 January 2020
Advanced(level 3)
Assistant accountant Level 3 (A level) (apprenticeship standard)
31 December 2019 (application closing date)
Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 3 apprenticeship with BT Group and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the AAT qualification.


An Assistant Accountant provides support to internal and external customers and will work predominately either as an assistant accountant within practice or alternatively within the finance function of an organisation.

  • Part of their role will involve assisting in the day to day financial activities such as data entry to month end management accounts and/or year-end financial statements
  • In addition the Assistant Accountant may find themselves involved in internal financial audit requirements, such as reconciliations regarding the Apprenticeship Levy and management of the Apprentice Service Account

This apprenticeship will require travel between other sites around the UK so a driver’s licence will be essential.

The interview and start dates are flexible.

Future Prospects

In an organisation as big and complex as this, there's a plenty of opportunities on offer. Of course, it's up to you to make the most of them. But once you set your direction, our Academy has the tools and resources you need to achieve your career goals.

Reality Check

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Skills Required

  • Must have a full driving licence with no more than 6 points in order to travel between sites across the UK
  • Good numeracy skills
  • Good communication skills

Qualities Required

  • Will to learn and work hard

Qualifications Required

5 GCSEs at grades 9-4 (GCSE A*-C or above or equivalent) including English Language and maths.

Maths must be a grade 6 (B or above or equivalent).

Training Provided

AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting – Level 3 with Level 2 bolt on's (Bookkeeping Units).

The Advanced Diploma in Accounting covers a range of complex accounting tasks, including maintaining cost accounting records and the preparation of reports and returns. You’ll learn and master a number of accounting disciplines including financial processes, advanced bookkeeping, final accounts and ethical practices for accountants.

Top five skills you will gain:

  • The importance of professional ethics in the working environment
  • Use of spreadsheets to manage information in the accounting environment
  • Analysing variances
  • Reconciling ledgers
  • Making provisions for doubtful and irrecoverable debts

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