Accounting and Finance If you have a head for numbers, then studying for a qualification in accounting and finance could really add up. From running your own accountancy business to the heady world of international finance, there's a host of exciting and highly paid career options for well qualified individuals. £35,000 Average salary in this sector 100,000 Annual job openings in the North West Courses Careers Facilities Courses A career in accounting and finance offers both stability and the opportunity to progress to very highly paid executive roles. Undertake one of our accountancy programmes and you will be on the first step of a career ladder that can really take you right to the very top. You'll learn all the key elements of accountancy from personal taxation and bookkeeping to company accounts and management accounting. What's more, if you're not already working in the industry, you'll have the opportunity to practise the skills you've acquired in the classroom in a professional environment thanks to a work placement with one of our trusted employer partners. If you enjoy problem-solving, have a meticulous eye for detail and love focused, analytical work, then working in this sector could be exactly the right choice for you. Filters Age: - Any -16-1819+Business owner/employeeUniversity Level Qualification Type: - Any -Access to HE DiplomaApprenticeships and TraineeshipsDegree LevelDiploma and Triple DiplomaEmployability - Maths English and DigitalFast Track to DegreeFor BusinessGCSEGatewayIntermediate and Advanced Apprenticeships inc TraineeshipsProfessionally AccreditedT LevelsUniversity Level ApprenticeshipsUp-skilling and Re-skillingUp-skilling and Re-skilling - Adult Funded Apply Course NameCourse Code Accounting - Level 4 (AAT)*TP1FE007 Professional Accounting / Taxation Technician - Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship (AAT)*TN00007 Most popular career routes The career structure in the world of accounting and finance tends to be quite systematic, which means that there is a structured career path. You will start in an entry level role either in an accountancy firm or in the accounts department of a larger organisation. Having gain some valuable work experience, you will then be ideally placed to apply for management roles in your chosen field or to undertake further study to gain higher accountancy qualification allowing you to go even further up the career ladder. Most popular career routes: Accounts Clerk | Payroll Administrator | Purchase Ledger Controller | Junior Accountant | Finance Assistant | Auditor | Financial Advisor | Actuary Facilities Taught in well-equipped, modern classrooms with access to professional accountancy software frequently used in the sector, all of our accounting and finance courses are delivered by experts with relevant, up to the minute industry knowledge that can help to guide you to both course and career success.