Job Summary
  • Salary
    £225 DOE (per week)
  • Location
    Norwich, Norwich
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    15 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    24th June 2018
  • Employer Name
    EA Assist Ltd
  • Distance from academy
    • 21.2 Miles
    • 38 Minutes
  • Address
    Diss IP22 4GT, United Kingdom

Employer Description

Job Description

We are looking for individuals to work with our existing team dealing with the onboarding of clients to cloud based accounting software and their ongoing monthly bookkeeping requirements.
Working Requirements & Experience

·         Responsible for assisting the current team with bookkeeping services and the transition to digital accounting for a variety of clients with turnovers between the tens of thousands to the millions

·         Ability to working in a paperless environment

·         On-boarding clients to Digital Accounts packages, and assisting in the choice of the right solutions for their business

·         Responsible for a portfolio of clients and their monthly bookeeping requirements using cloud based software packages to include

·         Data entry via manual and/or electronic mediums

·         Matching of bank transactions to accounting records

·         Completion of Vat returns

·         Logic tests on accounting records

·         Bank and key control account reconciliations

·         Communication with clients to ensure reporting deadlines are met

·         Helping the existing team train clients on cloud software face to face, and using screen sharing software / online meetings

·         Developing new revenue streams for the businesses by identifying cloud based add-on solutions / software for clients

·         Able to work quickly and accurately

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. • Knowledge of and ability to use IT software and Digital Applications, and Microsoft office based products Excel, Word outlook.
  2. • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  3. • Attention to detail and organised.
  4. • Ability to work to deadlines.

Personal Qualities

  1. Hard working
  2. Responsible

Future Prospects

Potential full-time position at the end of the apprenticeship and progression available onto level 4.

  • 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 Norwich 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)