Job Summary
  • Salary
    £200 (per week)
  • Location
    Banbury, Oxfordshire
  • Sector
    Accounting Level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 2 Positions Available
  • Closing Date
    30th November 2017
  • Employer Name
    Tax Assist
  • Distance from academy
    • 51.9 Miles
  • Address
    Cope Road, Banbury OX16 2EH, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Tax Assist are one of the UK’s leading tax agents based in Banbury. Their key employees and directors have over 70 years’ experience in the financial services industry and therefore have the knowledge and experience to offer robust, quality solutions.
  • Assisting with Payroll and other financial duties
  • assisting in the preparation of accounts;
  • dealing with basic book keeping;
  • processing and paying invoices;
  • recording receipts and payments;
  • preparing and checking ledger balances and other monthly and yearly accounts;
  • completing and submitting tax returns, VAT returns and National Insurance contributions;
  • handling company expenses and payroll systems that pay wages and salaries;
  • using computerised accounting systems.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


A minimum of 5 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

  1. Excellent communication skills
  2. Good telephone manner
  3. Interest in accounting
  4. Good Numerical and Maths ability

Personal Qualities

  1. Enthusiastic
  2. Motivated
  3. Positive attitude
  4. Good initiative

Future Prospects

Progression to level 4 AAT Accounting apprenticeship and a possible permanent position for the right candidate.

  • Apprenticeship Length
    15 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Accountancy Academy in Birmingham on a day release basis, the remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

You will work to achieve the highly recognised AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualification and receive MAAT (Member of Association of Accounting Technicians) status.

You will be learning about all aspects of Accounting and learning new skills related to how businesses work. On the Apprenticeship there will be a good mixture of hands-on practical work and written work.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)