Chiltern Aston Centre Ltd

Finance Accounts Apprentice - Intermediate (Level 2)

Chiltern Aston Centre Ltd (Employer)

Solveway Limited (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,000.00
37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday 09:00am 5:30pm, 1 hour lunch break.
15 months (duration)
1 August 2022(start date)
Accounts or finance assistant (apprenticeship standard)
20 July 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

The role will provide the opportunity for someone who has a genuine interest in accountancy to start their career. It will enable you to develop your accountancy knowledge and experience working within an accountancy practice. The role will be varied and you will be provided 'on-the-job' training to support your AAT apprenticeship studies.


What will the apprentice be doing?

As an Accounts Assistant your duties will include;

• Purchase and Sales Ledgers postings
• Help with bank reconciliations
• Completing all credit control duties
• Help out with month end procedures
• Analyse bank statement up to trial balance.
• Help process UK and completing VAT Returns
• Keeping various spreadsheets up to date
• Completing other duties as required

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

AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting (Level 2)
• Bookkeeping Transactions
• Bookkeeping Controls
• Elements of Costing
• Using Accounting Software
• Work Effectively in Finance
• Foundation Certificate Synoptic Assessment

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After successfully achieving the AAT Level 2 qualification, the candidate will be considered for a the Level 3 AAT Apprenticeship training and/or the opportunity to progress to a more senior level with the firm and a career within accountancy.

Reality Check

A successful candidate would need to have a clear DBS and credit check, both of which the company will pay for.

Skills Required

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Professionalism, Ability to work under pressure

Qualifications Required

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