Job Summary
  • Salary
    £131.25 (per week)
  • Location
    Hitchin, Hertfordshire
  • Sector
    Accounting Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    9th August 2017
  • Employer Name
    Godfrey Laws & Co Ltd
  • Distance from academy
  • Address
    Wilbury Way, Hitchin SG4 0TY, United Kingdom

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 They continue to build an enviable reputation for providing excellent advice and a first class service to businesses and personal clients alike.

Accounting (75% of the role)

Posting Invoices

Reconciling Bank Accounts

Preparing VAT Returns

Calculating Accruals and Prepayments

Maintaining Fixed Asset Registers and Depreciation


Administration (25% of the role)

Scanning and Distributing Post

Chasing and Booking in Client Records

General Administration, shopping, banking etc

Reception Duties


The company runs a paperless office using IRIS software Xero and  Microsoft Office.  Training will be given on the software, however experience would be preferable.  This role would suit an extremely well organised, accurate and methodical worker.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm 37.5 Hours per week


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Computer literate/effective Customer Service/Team Leader

Personal Qualities

positive attitude/motivated/enthusiastic

Future Prospects

Permanent opportunity for the right candidate, progression to Level 4

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 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)