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Apprentice Accounts Support Coordinator OPTIONIS GROUP LIMITED

Join this market leading group of accounting companies to progress to master’s degree level while being paid and fully supported throughout your career. OPTIONIS - Pioneering and Progressive. Do what's right, not what's easy. Raring to go and have Fun.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £192.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    08 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001745176

  • Positions

    1 available

Key responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • VAT Returns - calculation and submission
  • Bank Reconciliation - reconciling bank transactions in order for accounts to be produced
  • Filing of financial statements
  • Liaising with HMRC and Companies House
  • General Administration – including data entry and dealing with client queries by phone

Options will provide you with a rewarding career by supporting you to start or complete a professionally recognised AAT qualification.  As you progress your career with us, you will have the opportunity to develop further by studying ACCA.

We actively encourage promoting our people from within and the following is an example of how your career path could look from day 1:

  • Apprentice Accounts Support Coordinator interested in studying AAT Level 2/3. Earning £10,000 per annum for the first 12 months
  • After 12 months, your salary will be reviewed with an increase applied to £14,000 per annum or National Minimum Wage (whichever is greater)
  • Upon successful completion of 15 months employment, a permanent contract will be issued whilst you study AAT Level 4
  • Upon successful completion of AAT Level 4, your salary will be reviewed and your future earning potential in this role is up to £19,000 per annum

From here, the opportunities continue, and the progression route typically looks like:

  • Trainee Accountant with potential basic earnings of between £19,000 - £22,000
  • Accountant with potential basic earnings of between £23,000 - £32,000
  • Senior Accountant with potential basic earnings of between £28,000 - £33,000
  • Team Manager with potential basic earnings of between £34,400 - £42,400

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good numeracy skills
  • Have excellent IT skills

Personal qualities

Good accountants are conscientious and thorough with excellent attention to detail.

To complete the apprenticeship you will need to be keen to learn, enthusiastic about starting a career in Accounting and open to taking advice from experienced members of staff.

Desired qualifications

To become an Accounting Apprentice you will need strong GCSE grades in maths & English (or equivalent).

Future prospects

As you progress your career with us, you will have the opportunity to develop further by studying ACCA.


About the employer

For over a decade OPTIONIS has provided high-end business outsourcing solutions for companies of all sizes and individuals. Today our vision is as simple as it is compelling: become a global workforce management business that delivers change in the world of work.

Employer

OPTIONIS GROUP LIMITED

Address

1110

Centre Park Square

Warrington

WA1 1RU

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Training

Training provider

Paragon

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Paragon Skills For Industry

Contact

Chloe Hutchins 02393874752 chloe.hutchins@pgon.co.uk

Level 2 Accounts / Finance Assistant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Diploma in AAT
  • Functional Skills in maths, English, and ICT (if required)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning & Thinking Skills (PLTS)

Paragon Skills have the energy & experience to give you the edge in kick starting your career. Our learning and development coaches will deliver outstanding teaching and learning to help energise you to complete your apprenticeship training and leave you confident to execute tasks to the highest standard.

Paragon will provide the training for this apprenticeship within your company’s site therefore there is no need for you to attend an outside training facility at any time.

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this vacancy please click 'Apply now' and you will be redirected to the GetMyFirstJob website where you will be required to submit an application. If this is your first visit to GetMyFirstJob you will be required to register on the website, please complete all fields upon registration and ensure you attach a copy of your CV.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Oct 2021