Job Title : Assistant Accountant Apprentice
Employer : Central Pharma (Contract Packing) Ltd
Location : Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 0XZ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Sector : Finance / Accounting
Vacancy Reference : VAC-11843
Brief Description : To provide efficient accounting, payroll and administrative support to the finance department.
Qualifications Required : You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-D or 9-4, including English and maths, or equivalent.
Vacancy Detail : Role Responsibilities:
Update daily bank reconciliations and posting of bank transactions
Ownership of sales invoicing processes and investigating customer queries in liaison with Customer Services
Issue Petty Cash, post journal and reconcile at month end.
Manage the invoice discounting facility – Add new debtors, upload invoices download cash and complete month end reconciliations
To ensure statutory information is provided to HM Customs and Inland Revenue in a timely manner.
To liaise with and provide relevant analysis for external auditors.
Positions Available : 1
Working Week : Monday to Thursday 8:30am to 5pm, Friday 8:30am to 2pm with a half an hour lunch break each day.
Salary : £230.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 12/07/2019
Possible Start Date : 29/07/2019
Personal Qualities : Good communication skills
Skills Required : Good problem solving and analytical skills
Competent on Microsoft Office products, and Accounting Software
Future Prospects : Progress to Assistant Accountant role, with the option to continue education to a higher level
Training to be Provided : During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:
• Basic accounting
• Working effectively in accounting and finance
• Basic costing
• Computerised accounts
You will gain the following qualifications:
Accounting AAT Level 2 Certificate
• Employment Rights and Responsibilities
• Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
• Functional Skills in English and maths
Other Information : **If you hold a Level 2 qualification, you can start the Level 3 Apprenticeship***
Things to consider : Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team and complete an online Maths and English test which will be sent out prior to your initial interview if you meet the entry criteria. Please note this is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.
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