ACA Apprentice Accountant

Job Title: ACA Apprentice Accountant
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Altrincham
Salary: £20,000
Reference: A Knight
Contact Name: Tanya Widdop
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 21, 2021 12:03

Job Description

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a Level 7 apprenticeship with Alexander Knight and Co Ltd and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the ACA qualification. 

Duties will include:

  • Audit work – within a team
  • Drafting financial statements
  • Assisting with personal & business tax
  • Bookkeeping & management accounting
  • General accounting & office duties 

Qualifications Required:

  • 2nd class or above Degree or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 A-levels (or equivalent) grades A-C ideally in relevant subjects i.e. Accounting, Maths, Business, Economics etc.
  • GCSEs (grades A*-C/9-6) to include Maths & English ideally at the highest levels (A/A*/8/9).

Skills Required:

  • High level of numeracy & literacy essential.
  • Excellent organisational skills & consistent, accurate & analytical working methods.
  • Effective time management, strong communication skills & a high level of attention to detail.
  • Able to work independently & as part of a team.

Personal Qualities Required:

  • Polite & professional manner.
  • Smart appearance.
  • Bright & articulate – able to engage with colleagues & clients appropriately, with ease & confidence.
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated & keen to learn & progress within a professional environment.
  • Punctual, reliable, responsible, conscientious & trustworthy.