Job Summary
  • Salary
    £8400 Yearly
  • Location
    Watford, Watford
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    13 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    22nd May 2018
  • Employer Name
    Clarke & Co Chartered Accountants
  • Distance from academy
    • 20.7 Miles
    • 37 Minutes
  • Address
    Churchfield Road, London W3 6AY, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

This will be an ideal role should the candidate want to further his/her career within the accountancy sector.

– Bookkeeping
– collating and filing of Personal Tax, Sole Trader and Partnership accounts.
– Completing annual returns
– Completing VAT Returns
– Assisting with a variety of company administrative and secretarial duties.
– General office duties as required
– Reconciling supplier statements on a daily and weekly basis
– Investigating and resolving queries relating to invoices.
– General accursed administration as and when required.
– Reconciling the bank statements on a weekly and monthly basis
– Preparing the quarterly Vat returns and submitting to HMRC.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. Computer Literate
  2. High numeracy level
  3. Punctual

Personal Qualities

  1. Positive
  2. Positive
  3. Motivated

Future Prospects

Progression to the level 4 Professional Taxation Technician Programme.

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


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)