B-452 Apprentice Accounts Assistant with ROC Northwest Limited, Arnside (Shortly moving to Ribchester)
- Job Description
Reporting to the Senior Accountant, the successful candidate will assist with running the finance function of the company. The role will be varied, but key responsibilities would be maintaining all aspects of the purchase ledger and assisting with the preparation of payroll.
Key responsibilities & activities:
Processing purchase orders, purchase invoices and supplier payments.
Liaising with suppliers for ordering and quotations.
Sourcing of suppliers/goods
Maintain/ renew contracts and leases including fleet.
Questioning of purchase orders/invoices
Monitoring monthly expenditure
Cash flow reporting
Maintain and review bank accounts and expenditure
Assist with the preparation of payroll information
Monitor payroll deadlines
Input of hours
Dealing with payroll queries
As an AAT trainee, you will follow formal training through an apprenticeship framework for the AAT qualification. By joining our expanding office team as a trainee you be able to study a professional and well recognised qualification, whilst gaining hands on experience from day one. You will receive excellent in house training necessary to assist you in your role, from an experience AAT qualified accountant.
Requirements - Education, knowledge & Experience:
Ideally you will be working toward your AAT qualification, or be ready to enrol onto the course in September 2017
Strong IT skills – particularly experience of MS Excel.
- Person Specification
Must be computer literate
Good verbal and written communication skills
Takes responsibility of own work load, maintains high standards and accuracy
Able to develop strong partnerships across different departments
Can focus to achieve deadlines
Must be proactive with a good work ethic
GCSE’s at Grades A*-C or equivalent in Maths and English.
Candidates will be required to undertake initial assessment at Blackburn College.
- Other Information
Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship
15 -18 months
Training to be Provided
Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship Standard
Association of Accounting Technicians Level 3
Functional Skills in Maths and English (if required) at Level 2
Rapidly expanding company, with only 2 accounts staff, so lots of opportunities for the future within this role.
- How To Apply
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