Job Summary
  • Salary
    £6825 Yearly
  • Location
    Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    3rd December 2017
  • Employer Name
    Smith-Milne & Co
  • Distance from academy
    • 4.7 Miles
    • 14 Minutes
  • Address
    Church Street, Rickmansworth WD3 1DE, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

We are small company based in Rickmansworth looking for a passionate candidate to join our team who wants a career in accounting

Basic Bookkeeping
Sales ledgers
Bank reconciliations
Accounts production
Corporation tax
Personal Tax
Basic Payroll
VAT returns
General admin duties

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:30pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. Computer Literate
  2. Effective communication skills
  3. Team player

Personal Qualities

  1. Positive attitude
  2. Enthusiastic
  3. Strong personality

Future Prospects

Progression onto the level 4 AAT apprenticeship and full time employment

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


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 Watford 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)