Individuals in the role of a Professional accounting technician will have responsibility for creating, and/or verifying and reviewing, accurate and timely financial information within the organisation in which they are employed or on behalf of another organisation.
This role may exist in an accounting practice, a professional services company, HMRC or the accounting function of a business or other organisation.
In this qualification you will cover higher accounting tasks including drafting financial statements, managing budgets and evaluating financial performance, as well as optional specialist units including business tax, personal tax, external auditing, credit management, and cash and treasury management
On programme qualifications:
Professional Accounting Technician L4 Apprenticeship
Professional Diploma in Accounting L4
Possible progression routes:
Undergraduate Degree Programmes
Possible job roles:
Assistant management accountant
Assistant financial accountant, Accounts payable and expenses supervisor
Senior financial officer
Tax investigations officer
Personal tax assistant
Business tax assistant.
AAT L3 Advanced Diploma in Accounting / Lv3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship
Employment in a suitable role for the chosen apprenticeship is essential. Northern Skills Group will work with applicants to help find a suitable employer where possible but we advise anyone looking to undertake an apprenticeship to actively seek employment for themselves.
Applicants are required to have Level 2 English and Maths (GCSE Grades 9-4 / A-C). Certificates will need to be produced at enrolment. If proof cannot be produced or you do not meet these entry requirements, then applicants will be invited to complete an initial assessment prior to acceptance. An interview will take place.
- Business Awareness
- Ethics and Integrity
- Regulation and Compliance
- Systems and Processes
- Professional Scepticism