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Apprentice Finance Assistant Edwards Cheshire Co Ltd

To be responsible for the Purchase Ledger and provide assistance with Credit Control, and other general accounting duties as skill, experience and knowledge grows.

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Closing date: 10 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 5.00pm (1 hour lunch)

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    14 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

To eventually perform all tasks related to Purchase Ledger.  These tasks will be taken on as appropriate as your knowledge, skills and experience grow. All tasks should be carried out to a high standard and strict deadlines using spreadsheets or database applications, accounting or administrative systems in accordance with company procedures.

The range of work will include the following tasks/activities:

  • Processing domestic purchase ledger invoices
  • Chasing of purchase orders and purchase ledger queries
  • Providing support to the credit control function as needed
  • Month end purchase ledger procedures in line with reporting deadlines
  • Perform as a buyer for office sundries as required or to complete other ad hoc tasks such as banking errands
  • General administration duties such as filing, data entry, archiving
  • To carry out any such other duties that may be reasonably requested of you.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Accurate
  • Good attention to detail

Personal qualities

  • Eager to learn
  • Enthusiastic
  • Committed
  • Honest
  • Hard-working
  • Loyal
  • Willing to work as part of a team
  • Professional approach

Desired qualifications

  • Grades 4/C in GCSE maths and English or equivalent

Future prospects

  • Advancement to Level 3

Things to consider

  • Long hours on a computer
  • Junior role to other members of the team
  • Needs to be able to take instruction, and accept feedback in a mature and professional manner

About the employer

Ted Todd are Specialist Wood Floor Manufacturers and Retailers with offices in Warrington and Showrooms in Warrington and London. Providing floors internationally, both commercial and retail.


Edwards Cheshire Co Ltd


Unit 18

Chesford Grange



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Training provider

Warrington and Vale Royal College

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Warrington Collegiate Institute


Megan Stanley 01925494571

Accounts or Finance Assistant Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Apprenticeship training provided by Warrington & Vale Royal College on day release (1 day per week)

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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