Due to continued growth at Moffatts there is an opportunity for an accounts apprentice to join the team. If you are looking to start your accountancy career then why not apply to start working towards a professional qualification while gaining valuable work experience and earning a salary in brand new offices in Sale, Trafford. Duties to include; Bookkeeping using cloud-based software. Reconcile accounting information to supplier statements & bank statements. Process and submit VAT Returns.
The working week is Monday – Friday The working hours are flexible with start times between 8.30 am and 9.30 am. Total hours per week: 36.5
Possible start date
01 Jun 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
You will be fully immersed into a friendly diverse group of fellow trainees. Duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
- Bookkeeping using cloud-based software.
- Reconcile accounting information to supplier statements & bank statements.
- Process and submit VAT Returns.
- Preparation of Management Accounts.
- Preparation of accounts and tax returns.
- Process payrolls.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The apprenticeship end qualification is Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Level 3.
Apprenticeship training is to be delivered on-site at First Intuition’s Manchester city-centre offices.
If necessary you will be enrolled onto the AAT Level 2 Bookkeeping and then the full AAT Level 3 Accounting qualification.
You’ll also attend a series of skills workshops to help you build the soft skills you need to build your career in finance.
You’ll be supported through your programme by a dedicated Skills and Development Coach who is there to ensure you get everything you need to succeed in your apprenticeship.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
Future prospects depend on your capabilities and the organisation’s need.
Once AAT Level 3 is completed there is the opportunity to continue onto the AAT Level 4 and further accounting qualifications.
As a firm we currently have 7 apprentices undertaking the AAT and 4 apprentices who have completed the AAT and are now studying ACCA.
Senior roles are a possibility, 2 of our current accounts managers studied for the AAT and ACCA via an apprenticeship Moffatts and one of the partners studied for their ACCA qualification as an apprentice at Moffatts.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade 9 – 6) Essential