Accounts Assistant Apprentice
  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: F&G/22/177549
  • Published: Tue 04/01/2022, 14:15 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 31/01/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Apprenticeship Level 3 £20,741.30 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Waltham Forest Town Hall, Waltham Forest

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Accounts Assistant Apprentice


Fixed Term 21 Month Contract – £20,741.30 annual salary

Day release to study the AAT Accounting Qualification

We have an exciting opportunity for an AAT Apprentice to join our busy finance team located at Waltham Forest Town Hall Campus. This will involve providing support to the team as required in tasks such as budget preparation and monitoring, financial analysis and reconciliations, and supporting the final accounts closure process.

This varied and interesting position provides an excellent opportunity to gain work experience within the accountancy function of a local authority.  The position is initially for a 21-month fixed term contract, where you will work towards the AAT qualification.  Training is ongoing and comprehensive; you will receive full training in all aspects of the job role, rotation in different teams and attending College.  At the end of the contract, dependent on exam results and performance in the role, there will be an opportunity to progress and complete the AAT qualification.  For the right candidate this could be the starting point to a career in local authority finance, with the possibility of going on to become a fully qualified accountant.

For an informal chat about the position or for further information/advice please call
Julie Curtis, Acting Strategic Financial Advisor on 020-8496-2290.

Closing date: 31/01/2022 at 23.59



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