Job Summary
  • Salary
    £Competi (per week)
    tive Rate
  • Location
    Chesterfield, Derbyshire
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    10th November 2017
  • Employer Name
  • Distance from academy
    • 26.7 Miles
    • 33 Minutes
  • Address
    Saltergate, Chesterfield S40 1NH, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has already gained some experience within accounting service who is wanting to further their experience, skills and knowledge within this job sector.Stopfords are looking for an individual to join our Accounting Team with ideally 1-2 years’ experience. The successful candidate will be numerate, comfor

We are looking for an individual to join our Accounting Team with ideally 1-2 years’ experience.

• numerate,
• Comfortable with computer packages such as excel.
• Ideally have experience in the provision of accounting services to limited companies, sole traders and partnerships
• Including yearend accounts preparation, management accounts and general day to day support.

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm


Requirements & Prospects


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

Desired Skills

  1. • Experience with Sage Accounts
  2. • Experience with CCH Accounts would be an advantage but not essential as training given

Personal Qualities

  1. • Eager to learn
  2. • Smart attire
  3. • Driven
  4. • Passionate

Future Prospects

The successful candidate will have the potential of 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 Sheffield 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)