Position:
Apprentice Accounts Assistant
Employment Type:
Apprenticeship
Salary:
From £1000 per month
Location:
Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 3PE
Closing Date:
31st May, 2019

Being an accounts assistant, you will be known as a responsible, hardworking individual who is very organised! Accounts can help you progress into a role in finance or sales.

Job Role: 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is seeking a role in a busy office environment. We are seeking a full time accounts assistant apprentice to join our team.

The role would involve working alongside the company accountant to develop their knowledge of the accounting industry and to gain practical experience at the start of their career. The role will involve using the SAGE accounting software and training will be given on payroll, company pensions, VAT, dealing with the HMRC, management reporting along with many other bookkeeping tasks.

What is an Accounts Assistant?

Account assistants are entry-level finance professionals who handle basic accounting duties. Their tasks typically involve preparing financial records, conducting office administration, and handling cash

About Your Employer: 

Partnership Medical Limited (Partners for Endoscopy) is part of a group of medical companies based in Fenton, between them they sell innovative endoscopy products to the NHS and Private sector, both in the UK and overseas using their international distributors and an overseas sales sector. They also have a team of engineers and offer maintenance and service of medical equipment.

Skills Required: 

• Organised
• Efficient
• Able to multi-task
• Work under pressure
• Computer literature
• Work well within a team
• Able to work on own initiative
• Follow instructions
• Methodical

Personal Attributes: 

• Personable
• Good telephone manner
• Good communication skills
• Flexible
• Enthusiastic
• Dedicated and committed to the role

Applying English & Maths To This Role: 

Maths and English abilities will be applied to the management reporting aspect of the role, along with general administration duties

Qualifications Required:

5 GCSE Maths and English A*- C (9-4) or Functional skills as equivalent

Qualifications Gained:

Account AAT Level 2

Future Prospects: 

At the end of the Apprenticeship course, we would anticipate that the candidate would gain permanent employment within the company, and as the company grows, they would grow alongside it in the Finance Department.