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Finance Apprentice – Accounts Payable Explore Transport

A fantastic opportunity has been made available at Explore Transport based in Worksop for a Finance Apprentice. The Apprentice must be willing to learn new skills and want to succeed. Duties will include; Reconcile Supplier Statements, Ensure supplier queries are dealt and Ensure Supplier invoices are posted ready for payment

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 23 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    30 Jun 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

The Apprentice will be part of Finance Shared Services  and report to the Purchase Ledger Supervisor.

Daily duties will include:

  • Post Supplier Invoices/Credits to the system
  • Cost/match invoices to purchase orders & GRNs
  • Reconcile Supplier Statements
  • Ensure supplier queries are dealt with in a timely manner
  • Ensure Supplier invoices are posted ready for payment, to ensure business process isn't disrupted

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • IT
  • Admin
  • Communication
  • Strong Numeracy Skills
  • Listening
  • Team Building
  • Literacy
  • Problem Solving
  • Multi Tasking 

Personal qualities

  • Meticulous and able to work independently with minimum supervision
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with ability to interact well with others in a cross functional environment
  • Resourceful, result-oriented and strong sense of responsibility with initiative

Desired qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 x GCSE or numbered equivalent A-C (8-4) grades including English and maths

Future prospects

  • Possibility of full time employment subject to successful completion of Apprenticeship

Things to consider

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW):

About the employer

Explore Plant & Transport are specialist in Plant and Transport Solutions, providing a onestop shop for the construction industry, and are currently seeking an Apprentice IT Specialist to work within a busy IT department providing continuous business support and improvements. Explore are a dynamic and innovative company. At Explore Plant and Transport we look to enhance and develop all our employees' skills through development and training and helping them achieve their overall aspirations. We have a dedicated L&D function and all our vacancies create opportunities for all employees who may wish to consider a different career path.


Explore Transport


Explore Way


S80 3FD

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Sheffield College

  • Accounts / Finance Assistant Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard including end point assessment

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 23 Jan 2022