11 months ago

Accountancy Apprenticeships – Do you have a love for numbers, working things out and a close attention to detail? Then an Apprenticeship in accounts and finance could be perfect for you!

Accountancy Apprenticeships

A career in accountancy can lead to a wealth of exciting job opportunities. The best part is it doesn’t matter whether you’re fresh out of school or just graduated university there are opportunities available to YOU!

What will I do?

As a finance and accountant apprentice, you’ll be tracking all of a company’s financial transactions and helping the business move forward. You’ll track the companies expenditure and income, running payroll and conducting audits, you’ll investigate financial risks and irregularities as well as giving advice on budgeting and filing tax returns.

Where will I work?

You could work in a range of environments, to name a few:

  1. Bank,
  2. Office,
  3. Accountants,
  4. Specialised industries, for example, healthcare
  5. Government

Progression routes

Progression routes in this industry can take many forms. Typically, upon completion of your Apprenticeship, you’ll be a fully qualified accountant. With experience and hard work, you can progress to finance manager and eventually make it to the top as the finance director. Perhaps you like the idea of working for yourself? Once qualified you could do exactly that. You could provide your very own accounting services.

Accountancy Apprenticeships

Accounting qualifications

Everyone has to start somewhere and luckily for you there are lots of options when it comes to getting started in the world of accountancy. You can gain the following accounting qualifications:

AAT – This is perfect for beginners to get their foot in the door.

ACCA – This is slightly more advanced, however, you don’t need any prior experience in the world of accounting.

CIMA – This qualification is aimed towards aspiring accountant managers.

Do you think you’ve got what it takes to enter the world of accounting? What are you waiting for? Apply today!

Useful links

Apply for Accountancy Apprenticeships at Careermap

Find out more about Accountancy Apprenticeships here

Stop searching and be found with the new CareerMap CV Library
Receive the latest jobs straight to your inbox
* indicates required