Stirling Ackroyd

Accounts Assistant Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

Stirling Ackroyd (Employer)

Babington Business College Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £18,000.00
40.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm
15 months (duration)
12 September 2022(start date)
Assistant accountant (apprenticeship standard)
19 August 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Permanent Accounts Assistant Apprentice. Starting salary of £18,000 per annum, PLUS all apprenticeship course fees paid for by the company Upon completion of the apprenticeship, the salary will increase to £23,000 per annum Offering hybrid working blended between our office and remote home working arrangements (2/3 days following induction)


What will the apprentice be doing?

Duties will include but are not limited to;

  • Inputting and uploading bank transactions daily and reconciling bank accounts across the Group
  • Reconciling supplier statements against invoices on the accounts package
  • Maintaining & updating spreadsheets with accuracy, and consistency
  • Supporting the Payroll Manager with regards to the Expense system
  • Processing payments to suppliers
  • Assisting and processing for Month End close and posting of all associated journals

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

The successful applicant will undertake the Assistant Accountant Level 3 apprenticeship, provided by our training partner Babington.

The apprenticeship is delivered virtually with access to a skills coach for support. 20% of working time will be allocated to learning toward the apprenticeship, this may be a whole day or split over two days.

The apprenticeship will last for approximately 15 months, following successful completion of the end assessment you will be awarded with the AAT Level 3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting Knowledge.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This is a permanent and full time role, Monday - Friday 8.30 - 5.30.

Upon completion you will continue in role and be rewarded with a gauranteed salary increase to a minimum of £23,000.

Thereafter you will be able to progress within the accounts department according to your own skills and interests.

Skills Required

IT skills, Attention to detail, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 (C)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 (C)) Desired
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