Job Summary
  • Salary
    £6825 Yearly
  • Location
    Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    14th December 2017
  • Employer Name
    Vinod Shah & Co
  • Distance from academy
  • Address
    Marsh Road, Luton LU3 2QL, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established and reputable accountancy practice who pride themselves on delivering exceptional financial support for their clients.

Your role will be to assist with all of our accounting processes and procedures, including basic bookkeeping, using computerised systems and associated administration.
Full training provided and your duties will include (not exhaustive)
Bank Reconciliations
VAT, Debtors, Creditor and PAYE Control Accounts
Processing and preparation of VAT Returns
Preparation of simple Taxation Computations
Obtain full knowledge and use of the accounting system
Dealing with scanning, incoming and outgoing post
Processing Invoices
Dealing with incoming email in connection with queries
Daily electronic filing as appropriate to your work
Entering data onto spreadsheets
Maintain the highest level of service and a quick response time to all incoming enquiries
To identify where new skills can be acquired and existing skills improved
To conform to a standard of personal conduct including appearance and behaviour as designated and appropriate
To attend internal or external training courses as directed
Completion of Accounts & other duties as required

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. Computer literate
  2. Effective Customer Service
  3. Team Leader

Personal Qualities

  1. positive attitude
  2. Motivated
  3. Enthusiastic

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate, progression to Level 4

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


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Accountancy Academy in Milton Keynes 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)