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Accounts/Administration Apprentice VERTU MOTORS PLC

An exciting opportunity to kick start your career with the 5th largest automotive company in the UK on their sought after and industry leading apprenticeship programme. If you are dynamic and ambitious, apply now!

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

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Closing date: 08 Nov 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £181.88

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    15 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    30 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001745661

  • Positions

    1 available

Vertu Motors operates a nationwide chain of franchised motor dealerships offering sales, servicing, parts, and accident repair facilities for new and used car and commercial vehicles. The group trades as Bristol Street Motors, Macklin Motors, Vertu Motors across the UK with over 149 sales outlets and 32 franchises.

Main responsibilities and duties will include:

  • Process/distribute Purchase Ledger invoices to appropriate authorised colleagues and ensure all supplier statement reconciliations are completed monthly
  • Completion of Monthly BACS payment runs
  • Provide support to the purchasing/sales function on an ad hoc basis in terms of query resolution
  • Provide support on an ad hoc basis to both the Assistant Accountant and Accountant on a wide variety of projects as and when required
  • Assist the co-ordination team with scheduling and updating information

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Excellent people skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Computer skills

Personal qualities

  • Customer orientated
  • Polite, calm, and approachable personality
  • Must be a team player
  • Must have flexible ‘can do’ approach

Desired qualifications

GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in maths and English are desirable.

Future prospects

This is a fantastic opening to apply for permanent employment in a varied and ever-expanding industry.

Vertu Motors has an enviable reputation for well trained, high quality staff and this is a career opportunity not to be missed.

Things to consider

Please do not contact the retailer directly. Learning Skills Partnership is the main point of contact for this vacancy, as we are providing a full recruitment service for the retailer. Approaching the retailer directly will not always help your application.


About the employer

Vertu Motors plc was formed in late 2006 to acquire and consolidate UK motor retail businesses. It was founded as a new entrant into the UK motor retail sector and is listed on the AIM market (UK: VTU). The Vertu Motors group operates a nationwide chain of franchised motor dealerships offering sale, servicing, parts, and accident repair facilities for new and used car and commercial vehicles.

The group trades across the UK as Bristol Street Motors, Macklin Motors and Vertu Motors. Bristol Street Motors originated nearly 100 years ago as a single Ford dealership located on Bristol Street in central Birmingham. Since those early days the business has grown to become the 5th largest motor retailer in the UK and the 9th in Europe.

Employer

VERTU MOTORS PLC

Address

Scotswood Road

Newcastle upon Tyne

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE4 7DF

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Training

Training provider

LEARNING SKILLS PARTNERSHIP LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Learning Skills Partnership

Contact

Holly Parkinson 07432840539 holly.parkinson@lsprecruit.com

Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

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

This apprenticeship programme is delivered with a blended learning approach and includes a mixture of onsite tutor visits and online tutor led sessions. All delivery is completed in the workplace and you will not need to attend any off-site training.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

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: 08 Nov 2021