A person in the role of Professional Accounting Technician will have the responsibility for creating and/or verifying and reviewing, accurate and timely finical information within the organisation in which the person is employed or on behalf of another organisation.
The potential job role could be:
- Assistant Management Accountant
- Assistant Financial Accountant
- Senior Bookkeeper
- Finance Manager
- Payroll Manager
- Senior Finance Officer
The apprenticeship standard will cover:
- Financial Statements of Limited Companies
- Management Accounting: Budgeting
- Management Accounting: Decision and Control
- Accounting Systems and Controls
At the end of the apprenticeship, you will gain the Professional Accounting Technician Level 4 Standard apprenticeship, as well as AAT Level 4 Diploma in Accounting.
|Study location||Adams Building Stoney Street, Nottingham, NG1 1NG|
Professional Accountant/Taxation Technician - Level 4 Standard
Candidates will have Level 2 maths and English (equivalent to GCSE grade 9 - 4 (A* - C), ideally as part of 5 GCSEs at grades 9 - 4 (A* - C) or other comparable qualifications. Apprentices without English or maths at Level 2 must achieve this prior to the completion of the Apprenticeship.
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Profession discussion or reflective written statement supported by a portfolio of evidence.
Completion of the Professional Accounting/Tax Technician Apprenticeship may lead to the candidate receiving credits towards the completion of the Professional Accountant/Tax Apprenticeship or Chartered Accountancy/ Taxation qualifications provided by the relevant Professional Bodies. Completion of the Professional Accounting/Tax Technician Apprenticeship may also result in credits being awarded towards relevant undergraduate degree programmes.
The Professional Accounting/Tax Technician standard allows student registration with a number of UK Professional Bodies in this sector. If a candidate seeks to become a member of a Professional Body there may be other requirements specific to the relevant Professional Body, which may be taken as part of, or alongside, the Apprenticeship at the employer’s and candidate’s discretion.