ATT Apprenticeship 2022

Job Title: ATT Apprenticeship 2022
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: Lancashire
Salary: Competitive
Reference: 1
Contact Name: Jessica McDonagh
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Job Published: December 10, 2021 15:52

Job Description


MHA Moore and Smalley are a top 50 leading independent advisor of accounting, business advisory and wealth management services. We have offices in Preston, Blackpool, Kendal, Lancaster, Manchester, Liverpool, Southport and Nottingham with over 300 partners and staff providing trusted advice to clients across the UK.


  • A great place to commence your career in accountancy
  • We are a top 50 award winning professional services firm
  • We have an excellent reputation for training staff in a friendly and welcoming environment
  • Clear career opportunities and progression paths
  • We are accredited “Investors in People”
  • Focus on work/life balance – flexible working patterns/locations
  • Pay progression linked to role development
  • High levels of staff engagement around the firm’s values
  • Great social life and involvement in community and charitable initiatives
  • Part of a national and international network of firms with global opportunities
  • A diverse work family
  • Competitive starting salary, with salary increases based on exam success and performance
  • Benefits package including: pension scheme, life assurance, flexible benefits (such as options to buy/sell annual leave, cycle to work scheme and dental insurance)
  • Popular staff social club with subsidised events throughout the year


The firm will sponsor you with a fully funded study package to undertake a training contract to achieve the Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) qualification. This will include on-the-job training, exam tuition and practical skills courses, with support from a qualified student counsellor.

Combining the demands of a full-time role whilst studying for the ATT qualification, you will start with basic administrative tasks and learn through a programme of structured training and development alongside on the job work experience, to undertake duties such as:

• Preparation of individual self-assessment tax returns.

• Dealing with client correspondence.
• Dealing with HMRC correspondence, statements of account and PAYE coding notices.
• Dealing with national insurance queries and calculations.
• Maintaining and controlling work progress reports.
• Preparation of business tax calculations and partnership tax returns.


To be considered for this position, applicants will need to have:  

  • a minimum of 5 GCSEs Grade A*- C (4-9) including Maths and English
  • a minimum of 112 UCAS points at A Level, all gained in the same exam year and excluding General Studies, (based on the new 2017 UCAS tariff).
  • Ideally an A-level in Accounting and Finance is preferred, but not essential.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A genuine interest in business and finance