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Accountancy Candidate Finalists

Candidate reference number: AK231

Driver: No

Location: NG7

Core GCSE Grades: English 6 Maths 8

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Hardworking and dedicated candidate who wants to leave their A-Level studies to complete an accountancy apprenticeship. They complete tasks efficiently and to the best of their availability as well as being organised. This candidate believes they have good mental arithmetic and Can solve any math’s related problems fast. They have good customer service and always aim to exceed customers expectations. This candidate has strong GCSE results, securing an 8 in Maths. They have good communication and leadership skills, are able to work well within a team and also independently. They have a true passion for the accountancy sector and want to complete their level 3 and level 4 apprenticeship.

Candidate reference number: JM442

Driver: No

Location: DE7

Core GCSE Grades: English 4 Maths 6

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Candidate considers themselves to be hardworking, reliable and very punctual, with the ability to work individually or as a team. A natural ability for numerical problems, very easy to talk to and get along with. Candidate considers  themselves as an excellent learner and quick to learn.

Candidate reference number: CL010

Driver: Yes

Location: NG64

Core GCSE Grades: English 6 Maths 8

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Currently working in an environment requiring them to take payments and solving customers problems. The candidate describes themselves to be hardworking, determined, a confident communicator and a team player. They consider themselves to be kind and  positive thinker.

Candidate reference number: EH665

Driver: Yes

Location: NG64

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths B

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Considers themselves to be highly motivated and hardworking individual, with effective time management skills,able to complete a degree while also maintaining a job. Since leaving university they have worked in a range of disciplines including a summer camp in America, which improved their communication skills and confidence. Mathematics has always been a preferred subject at school, during their time at university they excelled in the business modules, often receiving a first for their work. They are seeking an accounting apprenticeship as they feel it will suit their skills and interests, providing them with a stable career, with plenty of opportunity to progress further.

Candidate reference number: JL551

Driver: No

Location: NG3

Core GCSE Grades: English 4 Maths 8

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A strong interest and aptitude for working with numbers. This candidate feels the practical application involved in an accountancy apprenticeship will suit them better than the more theoretical approach required for A levels. During their work experience this candidate found the variety of roles generally undertook within an accountancy environment interesting. Having decided not to pursue  university studies in another area of interest (history), they have now decided to return to their first interest in numerical skills and pursue a career in accountancy through the apprenticeship route.

Candidate reference number: AG124

Driver: Yes

Location: NG5

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths B

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Keen to undertake an accountancy role to progress in something they are passionate about. They work efficiently within a team as well as being able develop skills independently. Previous studies of Data Science at a local university but now believes an apprenticeship is more suitable and keen to gain real hands-on experience.  

Candidate reference number: AC223

Driver: No

Location: DE65

Grade: Irish Qualifications

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This candidate is nearing completing AAT Level 2, with  a keen interest in the accountancy sector. Candidate has chosen the apprenticeship route due to being eager to gain 'hands-on' experience, allowing them to apply and develop their skills and developing  knowledge over the duration of the apprenticeship programme .The candidate is familiar with the accounting software package Sage 50 and Microsoft Excel. Experienced in customer service has allowed the candidate to develop effective communication skills. Writing for magazines has allowed for experience in working to deadlines with accuracy and attention to detail. 

Candidate reference number: TB021

Driver: Yes

Location: NG6

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths B

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A diligent and adaptable Economics graduate with keen interest in Accounting and Finance. Possessing a sound foundation in the fundamentals of accounting, combined with a basic understanding of the regulatory framework. Looking to secure an accountancy apprenticeship to develop their existing knowledge, learn new skills, expand their professional network and progress a career within a respected field.  

Candidate reference number: CJ412

Driver: Yes

Location: NG15

Core GCSE Grades: English A* Maths A*

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A keen desire to work within  Accountancy, which has always been thier career choice. Having studied business at school and university they discovered great enjoyment in looking at financial statements and producing cash flow documents. They consider Mathematics to be a strengh and a subject they found interesting whilst at school. Both parents are entrepreneurs, at times the candidate gave input into their financial statements and budgets. They considered themselve to be well-mannered, considerate and enthusiastic individual who adapts well to all situations. Successful during thier time within education and work experience, they believe this is down to hard work and determination.

Candidate reference number: JL001

Driver: No

Location: NG4

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths B

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A candidate that is, keen and motivated young person, punctual, and pride themselves on a job well done, always performing tasks to the best standard possible. Keen to adapt to new challenges, and willing to learn new skills. They have have an excellent set of exams results and would very much like to launch a career in accountancy

Candidate reference number: NM110

Driver: Yes

Location: DE72

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths B

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An enthusiastic, reliable and respectful candidate who wants to pursue a career within finance. They have strong maths skills and the enjoyment of their A-Level Business Studies finance units has highlighted to them their accountancy interest. This candidate is a commited team player, interested in learning new skills and knowledge and hope to do this by completing an apprenticeship. They have a strong set of qualifications and will be an asset to any team. 

Candidate reference number: SN223

Driver: Yes

Location: DE24

Core GCSE Grades: English 5 Maths 6

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Self-motivated young professional with a good GCSE record including English, Maths, and Science. Keen to learn, developing fundamental and core skills for progression in the financial industry. Having studied biomedical science at university, the candidate has realised this is not where their passion lies. After some excellent and thorough research into the financial industry, they have identified the career opportunities available, if  they work hard to achieve  goals and demonstrate a keenness to progress. Excellent at taking on responsibility, eager to learn from others and their experience. Having the ability to learn fast and adapt to situations as needed the candidate is confident that they will achieve goals with the guidance of others in place. 

Candidate reference number: JL320

Driver: Yes

Location: DE55

Core GCSE Grades: English 8 Maths 8

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A strong interest in and aptitude for working with numbers.  The candidate feels the practical application involved in accountancy will suit them better than the more theoretical approach required for A levels.  During their work experience, they found the business planning and strategy that accountancy supports, and the variety of roles interesting. Having decided not to pursue university studies in another area of interest (history), they have now decided to return to their first interest in numerical skills and pursue a career in accountancy through the apprenticeship route.

Candidate reference number: KW110

Driver: Yes

Location: DE15

Core GCSE Grades: English C Maths C

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A punctual, reliable and trustworthy candidate who is interested in becoming an Accountant through an apprenticeship.  They have always enjoyed working with numbers and figures and achieved a grade C in both Maths and Statistics at GCSE. This candidate has completed their Accounting L2 apprenticeship where they gained experience within a finance department and gained a wealth of finance experience. They have experience using Sage to put together invoices, send statements to customers and tie up payments to customers invoices. They also have customer service experience and feel comfortable in meeting new people. This candidate has the aspirations to complete an Accountancy L3 and L4 apprenticeship and build their way up to be a Management Accountant.

Candidate reference number: KT221

Driver: Yes

Location: DE15

Core GCSE Grades: English C Maths B

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Candidate considers themselves to be very hardworking and conscientious. Striving to work to the best of their ability in an accounting firm. The candidate continues their studies in AAT, with an ambition to become a charted accountant in the future. Possess excellent organisation, communication skills and extremely reliable. An ability to cope well when working under pressure, self-motivated, confident working on their own initiative and prioritising work to ensure the necessary targets and deadlines are met. Candidate is highly computer literate and able to logically work through tasks. 

Candidate reference number: JA662

Driver: No

Location: NG7

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths A

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A self-reflective, attentive, eager to learn and sociable candidate. They’re looking for a career path in accountancy and aim to work hard in a team to succeed at the highest level. Working in various part-time jobs has diversified their interpersonal and practical skills. They enjoy getting results and they’re consistently learning about new approaches to challenges. They are orientated around boosting the knowledge of the team and take advantage of new opportunities. They have a natural aptitude for numeracy which is why they would be a strong candidate for an accounting team.

Candidate reference number: QA405

Driver:Yes

Location: DE23

Core GCSE Grades: English C Maths C

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This candidate is hardworking, dedicated, passionate with a real interest in the accountancy sector. This candidate prefers a hands-on approach and wants to begin their career with an apprenticeship. They are friendly, approachable and confident in meeting new people and strive to commit 100% effort into any work they complete. They are quick to learn and absorb new information and will be an asset to any company. 

Candidate reference number: AG270

Driver: No

Location: DE56

Core GCSE Grades: English B Maths A

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A charismatic and approachable candidate who adds a certain personality and humor to work that they complete which has allowed them to accomplish goals with flair and creativity. They are dedicated and work hard in reaching their goals which has been shown by achieving strong qualifications. They have a strong interest in accountancy as well as being organised, enjoys maths and is good with numbers. They believe an apprenticeship is the best way to start their accountancy career as they’re able to learn on the job, gain specific job training whilst working in an accountancy environment and progress through the L3 and L4 apprenticeship.