Square Mile Apprentice

Accounting Assistant Apprentice

Location: London
Job type: Apprenticeship (18 months)
Salary: £15,000


Square Mile Accounting are online accountants and an ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) member firm, providing proactive tax, consulting and virtual FD services to SMEs (small to medium-sized companies). They work with a number of industries including Tech (including Gaming, Software, Mobile, Digital, Internet), Brewing, Hospitality, Leisure, Retail, E-commerce and Property.

We are looking for an enthusiastic apprentice to work in our fast-growing London team. If you would like to join a modern, forward-thinking practise with interesting clients and flexible working, then get in touch!

A typical day

  • Communicating with clients by email, phone and online chat
  • Organising your workload and helping the workload of others to meet deadlines
  • Preparing payroll, VAT returns and bookkeeping (recording of financial transactions) for clients
  • Assisting with the preparation of management accounts
  • Assisting with year-end accounts preparations
  • Assisting with business projects

You must have

  • Five GCSE grades C – A* (4-9) or equivalent, including English and Maths
  • B or 5 at GCSE Maths
  • Level 3 qualification (A level, BTEC or equivalent)

Skills needed

  • Communication
  • Problem-solving
  • Teamwork
  • You have impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • You have strong numerical skills
  • You enjoy working as part of a team and helping others
  • You want to learn
  • You will add to our enjoyable working environment!