Job Summary
  • Salary
    £Up to 9750 Yearly
  • Location
    Watford, Watford
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    5th January 2018
  • Employer Name
  • Distance from academy
    • 2.1 Miles
    • 7 Minutes
  • Address
    Greenhill Crescent, Watford WD18 8AH, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has become available to work for a local well established accountancy company based in Watford. You will be assisting with the general support of the Accountants and payroll within the customer service team.

– Responsible for a portfolio of contractor clients, running their accounts
– To run out sourced payrolls for recruitment agency clients including bureau and umbrella Accounts
– Helping the accounts team with varied task
– Helping with general office duties when required
– Greeting clients
– Assisting with a variety of company administrative and secretarial duties.
– Entering data on to Excel Spreadsheets and accountancy software’s
– Typing and other general office duties as required

Working Week

Monday -Friday 8.30- 5


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. Computer Literate
  2. Good communication skills
  3. Effective customer service
  4. Good at multi tasking

Personal Qualities

  1. Positive attitude
  2. Willingness to learn
  3. Enthusiastic
  4. Motivated

Future Prospects

Progression onto the Level 4 AAT.

  • 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)