Job Summary
  • Salary
    £11520 Yearly
  • Location
    Watford, Watford
  • Sector
    Assistant Accountant level 3
  • Duration
    13 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    28th July 2018
  • Employer Name
    Futurelink Group
  • Distance from academy
    • 4.4 Miles
    • 12 Minutes
  • Address
    Kings Langley WD4 8LZ, UK

Employer Description

Job Description

3aaa are very proud to be working with Furturelink in recruiting an accounts apprentice. Based in Kings Langley the successful apprentice will support their SME group of compa-nies which specialises in Payroll, Accountancy Services and a Business Centre.

• Purchase and Sales ledgers
• General ledgers
• Bank reconciliations
• Journals
• Month end reporting
• VAT returns
• Dealing with telephone enquiries
• Ad hoc support to the Financial Controller and Accountant

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. Intermediate knowledge of MS Office: Excel, Word, Outlook
  2. Proactive approach to problem solving and decision making
  3. Excellent oral and written communication skills

Personal Qualities

  1. A quick learner
  2. A “can do” attitude
  3. Able to effectively organise and prioritise own workload
  4. Able to quickly pick up new systems

Future Prospects

Progression onto the Level 4 Professional Taxation .

  • 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)

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