• Accountant

    Supporting and Optimising our financial processes

Accountant

What you'll need
What you'll get from us
How long will it take
Where you'll be

Minimum 5 GCSE’s including grade 9-4 in Maths and English
Minimum 3 A-levels Grade B or above (including an A in Maths) or equivalent qualification

 We’ll pay your tuition fees

 You’ll earn £18,000 per year, whilst studying

 Gain a Bachelor’s degree and apprenticeships standard qualification

 You graduate with five years professional experience

 Access our Brilliant Benefits (as well as usual student discounts)

 We dedicate time for you to study during the working week

 Industry recognised membership access

 You’ll be offered further workplace learning opportunities

 Receive guidance and mentoring from specialists in your field

 Guaranteed permanent role upon successful completion of apprenticeship.

Your degree apprenticeship will take 5 years, here's a breakdown of what's involved:

Academic Year Modules to study

Year 1

  • Fundamentals of financial accounting
  • Fundamentals of management accounting
Year 2
  • Accountant in Business
  • Professional scepticism
  • Foundation in professionalism
Year 3
  • Oxford Brookes BSc in Applied Accounting
  • Fundamentals level and research project
Year 4
  • Financial management and strategic business reporting
  • Problem solving and decision making
  • Professional scepticism

Year 5

  • Strategic business leader

 

You'll be based in our central Birmingham offices, the Degree is delivered in partnership with ACCA Global

What's the job?

It’s not just about putting numbers into a spreadsheet, as an Accountant you’ll use your technical knowledge, skills and experience to lead our organisation in making responsible and sustainable financial decisions.

You’ll be analysing and interrogating financial information including budgets and forecasts, reporting back to us so we can make sound business decisions.

While studying you’ll be supported by a qualified mentor to become a fully-fledged accountant and ACCA member.

On successful completion

You’ll be an ACCA Chartered Certified Accountant and member, with a BSc (Hons) in Applied Accounting and extensive experience.

Meet the team

We are a constantly evolving team who enjoy getting out and about to see operational teams around the organisation and helping to ensure data integrity is maintained. We are passionate about raising awareness of financial controls and being approachable as a team. We often hold events to raise our profile among colleagues.

- Martin Temple, Financial Operations Manager

 

Interested? Apply now!