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    Job Summary
  • Salary
    £6825 Yearly
  • Location
    Birmingham, Birmingham
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    27th November 2017
    EMPLOYER
  • Employer Name
    Peacock Insurance Services
  • Distance from academy
    • 27.1 Miles
    • 34 Minutes
  • Address
    Coventry CV3 2UB, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

Peacock Insurance pride themselves on being fully client-focused as well as offering a Insurance service at affordable prices. The things that distinguish them from any other insurance company is the time and effort they dedicate to understanding their clients’ needs and requirements.
  • 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

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Requirements & Prospects

Qualifications

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

Desired Skills

  1. Excellent communication skills
  2. Accounting knowledge
  3. Computer literate
  4. Good spelling, grammar, punctuation

Personal Qualities

  1. Enthusiastic
  2. Motivated
  3. Positive attitude
  4. Punctual

Future Prospects

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

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

Training

The newly launched Assistant Accountant apprenticeship programme is accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) and combines outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the-job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to become a skilled assistant accountant.
The apprenticeship includes:
• AAT L2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping
• SAGE L2 Computerised Accounts
• AAT L3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting AQ 2016
Training and Assessment
• Throughout the first 12 months you will be required to attend the 3aaa Accountancy Academy in Birmingham on average 25-30 days (plus exam days).
• You will attend a full week intensive course to prepare you for the AAT Synoptic Assessment (approx. month 12-14)
• Your dedicated Assessor will visit you in the workplace every 8-12 weeks
• You will be invited to 3aaa Masterclasses presented by industry experts to enrich your learning experience.
The remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

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