An assistant accountant works within a practice or alternatively within the finance function of an organisation. They assist in day-to-day financial activities such as data entry, month-end management accounts and year-end financial statements. They may also be involved in completing VAT returns or assisting in the preparation of tax calculations.
A certificate of completion from the Institute for Apprenticeships.
AAT Level 3 Diploma in Accounting.
Apprentices can progress onto the Level 4 Professional Accountant and gain promotion to Assistant Accountant
Suitable employment on or prior to starting the apprenticeship training programme.
An appropriate level of maths and English (assessed prior to apprenticeship start)
Apprentices without English or maths (at Level 2 for a Level 3 Apprenticeship or Level 1 for a Level 2 Apprenticeship) must achieve this prior to taking the End Point Assessment).