Apprentice Accounts Assistant



Training Provider:


Weekly wage £155.63
37.5 hours per week Monday - Friday - 9am - 5pm with 30 mins for lunch
duration: 18 months
start: 7 October 2019
Intermediate(level 2)
Accounting (apprenticeship standard)
30 September 2019 (application closing date)
We are searching for a motivated Accounts Apprentice with a willingness to learn all aspects of working in a fast paced environment. We are looking for someone to assist with the day to day running of the accounts department.


Duties to include but not restricted to:

  • Inputting transactions onto the accounting system (Sales and Purchase Ledger)
  • Reconciling statements
  • Apportioning costs to current projects
  • Providing financial reports
  • Calculation of wages for CIS subcontractors
  • Performing basic office tasks including filing, answering the telephone, processing mail
  • Dealing with communications via e mail, on the telephone and in person
  • Assisting with costing of projects
  • Assisting with resolving discrepancies and other queries which may arise
  • Collating job costings
  • Assisting the Management team as required

Future Prospects

  • We are happy to offer support the apprentice during their studies in gaining their AAT qualification and are committed to ongoing training for all of their employees.
  • We are able to offer the right candidate a diverse and vast insight into the running of an M&E business model and all other processes which have made us a successful ongoing concern.

Reality Check

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Skills Required

  • Good time management skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Qualities Required

  • Professional manner and strong work ethics
  • Ability to multitask and keep a positive outlook in a very busy environment
  • Commitment to working efficiently and accurately

Qualifications Required

  • You will ideally have GCSEs grades C/4 (or equivalent qualifications) in English & maths
  • Proficiency with the use of computers and software such as Excel / Word / e-mail packages

Training Provided

Training to be provided:

  • Intermediate (Level 2) Accounting Apprenticeship Framework
  • AAT Level 2
  • Functional Skills, if applicable
  • College attendance will be required for day-release every Wednesday during term-time