Trainee Accounting Technician

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1285765300-2
  • Date Posted: 3 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Pertemps Bristol Commercial
  • Location: Weston-super-mare, Somerset
  • Apprentice Pay: £20,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Accounting, Accountancy, Health and Safety
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

A leading Top Accountancy Practice and Top 50 apprenticeship employer.

Position: Trainee Accounting Technician

Location: Weston-super-Mare office (flexible and hybrid working options available).

Type: Permanent.

Role Overview:

Combine practical training with studying for the AAT qualification under an apprenticeship agreement.
Gain comprehensive knowledge in bookkeeping, accounting standards, and tax through Levels 3 and 4 AAT apprenticeships.
80% work experience, supporting the team with accounting and taxation services for a diverse client base.
Tasks include preparing financial reports, VAT returns, bookkeeping, and assisting in analysis for decision-making.

Training & Support:
Full funding for AAT training and normal salary during class/study time.
Regular salary and performance reviews.

Candidate Profile:
Analytical, methodical, and numerical skills.
Strong interpersonal skills, adaptable, and organised.
Proficiency in Word, Excel, and quick learner of new IT skills.
Excellent communication skills, detail-oriented.
Previous academic success (GCSEs, A-levels, or equivalent) preferred; other academic achievements considered.

Terms & Benefits:
25 hours per week (5 days, with flexibility).
Competitive salary with annual and regular reviews during training. Please note that the hourly rate is based on 80% active working days (there is 80% active working days and 20% in-person tuition split).
20 days annual leave + bank holidays (increases with service).
Additional benefits: Death in service, access to rewards and health schemes, employee assistance programme, flexible benefits (holiday buy/sell, cycle to work, charity giving, private medical insurance), commission schemes, pension contributions, and enhanced parental leave after one year.

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