Job Summary
  • Salary
    £7215 Yearly
  • Location
    Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    13 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    25th July 2018
  • Employer Name
    Vinod Shah& Co
  • Address
    Marsh Road, Luton LU3 2QL, UK

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- 5.30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • Numerate
  2. • Literate
  3. • Reliable
  4. • Presentable

Personal Qualities

  1. Positive attitude
  2. Motivated
  3. Enthusiastic

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate/ progression onto a higher apprenticeship

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


The Assistant Accountant apprenticeship programme is accredited by the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT). It combines outstanding classroom training, dedicated workplace mentorship and on-the-job experience to build the necessary skills, knowledge and behaviours to become a highly competent accounting professional.

The apprenticeship will include:
• AAT L2 Foundation Certificate in Bookkeeping.
• SAGE L2 Computerised Accounts.
• AAT L3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting AQ 2016.
• 6 mandatory units including:
 Advanced bookkeeping
 Final accounts preparation
 Management accounting: Costing
 Indirect tax
 Ethics for accountants
 Spreadsheets for accounting
Training and Assessment:
• Throughout the apprenticeship you will be required to attend your local Accountancy Academy for various training sessions.
• 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.
• During your apprenticeship programme, there will be 7 examinations throughout:
 x2 L2 Bookkeeping
 x1 L2 Sag
 x4 L3 Diploma

The remainder of your training will be completed within the workplace.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)

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