Assistant, Business Solutions Group (School Leaver) Maidstone, Kent - September 2024

Department: Accounts & Outsourcing

Location: Maidstone

Closing Date: 24 May 2024

Assistant, Business Solutions Group (School Leaver) Maidstone, Kent - September 2024


Crowe UK is a leading accountancy firm offering audit, tax, advisory and risk services, with offices across the UK, and a network of over 200 firms globally.

Our Level 7 apprenticeship programme will give you the skills and support you need to build your career at Crowe within the Business Solutions Group (BSG) in our Maidstone office in Kent.

What to expect

Crowe is look for a dynamic school leaver or graduate to join our Kent team. Our Business Solutions Group is a close knit department wishing to expand due to growth and we’re currently looking for the right individual to join us. 

Our team assists clients with their day to day accounting and tax issues, including accounts preparation, corporation tax returns, company secretarial, book keeping and VAT.  The role is varied and will keep the right person busy and engaged, whilst providing a launch for your future career. 

We are looking for someone who wants to develop themselves within the work place and personally, dealing with face to face contact with clients, and learning an entire spectrum of skills that will be of benefit to you in any accounting environment. You will be a key member of the team from day one and will get involved with client work, developing your strengths to add to our growing team.

Your Study Route

During your apprenticeship you will work towards the AAT/ACA. All tuition costs, and study leave are provided by Crowe.

By joining us, we will provide the foundations for your development, and the qualifications and tools, you need to succeed in your career.

You will be supported throughout your studies by our People Development team at Crowe, and a talent coach from your study provider.

Whatever your ambitions, your professional development will continue well beyond your trainee years. 

Our minimum requirements

BBC (or 112 UCAS points) from three A Levels (or equivalent)

GCSE grade 4 (C) or above in Maths and English Language

The ability to travel to clients and other offices is essential for the role, and a full UK driving license is preferred. Throughout your training programme, you will also be required to attend off-site external training, where overnight stays are necessary.

Your application will not be based on academic performance alone. You will be required to demonstrate the strengths and qualities which underpin our core values, including personal drive, integrity and teamwork.

If you do not meet all the entry requirements, you may still be considered if the rest of your application is strong. If you have any extenuating circumstances that you believe we should consider, and you are comfortable sharing, please let our recruitment team know and this will be looked at alongside your application.

About Crowe UK

Our broad technical expertise and deep market knowledge means we are well placed to offer insight and pragmatic advice to businesses of all sizes, professional practices, social purpose and non-profit organisations, pension funds and private clients.

Our ethos is to promote our friendly, approachable and professional style as business partners, building strong and long-term relationships with our clients.

We want to create the best environment for our staff to thrive, and recognise the importance of offering a flexible approach to our working environment.

At Crowe UK, you will find the expertise, the resources and, above all, the commitment to help you build a satisfying and rewarding career. We offer continued career development, competitive salaries and flexible benefits. Plus, an opportunity to work for a Firm that truly values its people.

Crowe UK is committed to equal opportunity and diversity in recruitment and employment. We value the differences that a diverse workforce brings to our organisation and believe that diversity and inclusivity are key drivers of effectiveness and in providing our clients with a quality service.

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