Job roles: Accounts clerk, Credit control assistant, Finance assistant, Purchase ledger clerk
Running a business involves a lot of financial activities, from expenses and bills to taxes and payroll.
Accountants keep track of all these and more to make sure that businesses manage their money properly.
Job roles in accountancy vary. You could work in literally any industry, and apply your skills to any business type – from large public sector companies to football clubs and small media firms.
Accounting is a highly skilled profession, with staff working at many different levels. Apprentices will take the accounting qualification relevant to their Apprenticeship level.
Issuing Authority: Financial Skills Partnership
Qualification: Level 2 (Int) Level 3(Adv) Level 4 (Higher)
Salary: From £12,000 to £16,000