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Accounts Assistant Apprentice J C I Ltd

If you are looking for a career in Finance then this is an exciting opportunity to establish yourself in a growing, successful family run business based in Macclesfield, Cheshire, where you will gain vast knowledge and experience, providing you with a core of transferable skills to take your career forward.

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Closing date: 15 Feb 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    21 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    16 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

A wide variety of duties including Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledger, Credit Control, Payment Runs, Cash Flows and Forecasting.

Purchase Ledger:

  • Matching Purchase invoices to approved purchase orders and delivery notes then applying the correct nominal code for each
  • Processing all purchase invoices onto suppliers accounts for payment
  • Reconcile Monthly Credit card Statements
  • Assisting with weekly payment runs issuing payments on account
  • Request, check and reconcile supplier statements monthly
  • Logging Directors expenses on expense form and authorising for payment
  • Resolve invoice queries with the suppliers

Sales Ledger:

  • Process and Print sales invoices Using Collection notes provided by the Warehouse, then send to appropriate customer
  • Processing Customers payment receipts onto relevant customer account
  • Credit control - chasing customers for outstanding/overdue debts
  • Cancelling orders and raising credit notes for customers
  • Resolving queries relating to sales Invoicing
  • Raising manual intercompany invoices
  • Requesting Trade references for credit customers
  • Provide Daily Sales Reports to Directors

Duties Assisting Management Accountant:

  • Various reports to Directors
  • Bank Reconciliations - Sterling and US Dollars
  • Journals and prepayments
  • Vat Returns
  • Stock valuations and stock movements
  • Maintaining the Fixed Asset Register
  • Updating and Maintaining Processes and Procedures

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Knowledge of Excel & Sage would be an advantage

Personal qualities

  • Attention to detail
  • Good time keeping
  • Amenable

Desired qualifications

  • Strong GCSE grades Maths & English
  • Qualification in Business is desirable

Future prospects

Full time position for the right candidate after successful completion of the apprenticeship

About the employer

JCI is a well-established family run door company, suppling a host of the UK’s largest retailers within the home improvement market.

We design and oversee the manufacturing of all our products, to exacting quality standards giving you total confidence when selling our products to your customers.


J C I Ltd


Queens Court

Queens Avenue


SK10 2BN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625 410000

Level 3 Assistant accountant Apprenticeship Qualification

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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