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Assistant Accountant

Experience the benefits of having a confident career starter on your finance team

Your Assistant Accountant Apprentice will be responsible for day to day financial activities such as data entry to month-end management accounts and/or year-end financial statements. Your apprentice will assist your business in the preparation of VAT, while also undertaking financial administrative tasks and liaising with suppliers. This apprenticeship will provide your business an excellent support function for the finance team including helping internal and external customers.

Who is it for

This apprenticeship programme is meant to fill an entry-level finance role for the business.  Your apprenticeship will benefit the business by learning important skills unique to your business and processing administrative duties such as payments, tracking business expenses and date entry and more.


  • AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting
  • Assistant Accountant Level 3 Apprenticeship


London, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol

Topics covered

  • Advanced Bookkeeping
  • Financial Accounts Preparation
  • Indirect Tax
  • Management Accounting: Costing
  • Ethics for Accountants
  • Spreadsheets for Accountants

Eligibility for the Assistant Accountant apprenticeship

Apprentices will need to meet the following criteria:

  • To be at least 16 years old
  • Have English and Maths GCSEs at grade C (4) or above
  • The right to live and work in England
  • To be able to commit to a full-time job plus the apprenticeship training
  • To not hold a prior finance (or similar) qualification at level 3 or higher