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Accounts Assistant Apprentice Tullis Russell Coaters Ltd

To maintain, reconcile and post multiple currency bank accounts. To ensure the Purchase Ledger is administered in a manner that maintains and enhances control. To ensure any discrepancies are highlighted, investigated, and resolved in a timely manner.

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Closing date: 19 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £20,000.00 - £22,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, flexitime can be available upon request.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties will include but will not be limited to:

  • Responsible for monthly production of VAT, Intrastats and EIDR Return ensuring compliance with current legislation
  • Responsible for reviewing and posting to the appropriate nominal account the company expense claims ensuring they are in line with the company expense policy
  • Responsible for the posting of bank transactions and reconciling the multiple currency bank accounts on a daily basis through Microsoft Excel
  • Forecast payments at the beginning of each month and monitor throughout reporting variances, to allow the Company to take account of likely spending during that period
  • Maintain the purchase ledger accounts and actively investigate and resolve discrepancies, using the computer system (Donoghues)

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Effective communication skills
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • A very high level of competency in Microsoft Office packages e.g. Excel

Personal qualities

  • Drive for quality and customer service
  • Planning and self-management
  • Skilled and flexible
  • Teamwork 
  • Capacity to manage their time
  • Meet deadlines consistently
  • Accuracy and attention to detail 
  • A good degree of numeracy

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English.

Part AAT qualified (or equivalent).

Future prospects

Full-time position for the right candidate upon successful completion of this apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Based in Bollington so having use of own car would be advisable.

Company benefits:

  • Free parking
  • Annual Profit Related Bonus Scheme
  • Annual Ownership Bonus
  • Desirable Pension scheme
  • Employee Owned Business

About the employer

We operate a sustainable, employee owned business, which at its heart has a deeply held belief that working in partnership with our customers is better for us, and for you.


Tullis Russell Coaters Ltd


Church Street


SK10 5QF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Macclesfield College


Maxim Business Training 01625410000

Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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