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Accounts Assistant Apprentice GIVEN AGENCY LIMITED

We are recruiting for an Accounts Assistant apprentice, based in Shoreditch in the heart of London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a vibrant team and develop into a business finance role.

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Closing date: 16 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

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

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday; 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties include:

  • Debtor management; raising invoices and credit control
  • Inputting and allocating supplier invoices
  • Preparing payment runs
  • System maintenance management (Paprika)
  • Process staff expenses
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assisting with forecast and billing reporting
  • Supporting senior time with timesheet input

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written
  • Ability to deliver accurately and within deadlines
  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams
  • Basic IT skills (word processing, Excel spreadsheets, email)

Personal qualities

  • Highly motivated with the willingness to learn new business systems and processes
  • Attention to detail
  • Be proactive and use own initiative
  • Approachable and self-motivated
  • Have a personal interest in the work we do in sustainability and purpose

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs at level 9-4/A*-C (or equivalent in maths and English)

Future prospects

The successful candidate can choose to either progress into further training or full-time employment.

Things to consider

You will need to travel to one of our training centres in Ponders End EN3 or Colindale NW9 one day a week for your training.

About the employer

Given is the brand purpose agency. We help our clients build successful brands by making their business a force for good. We believe that purpose powers competitive advantage. This isn’t simply about 'doing the right thing’, purposedriven brands are proven to be stronger, more effective organisations - increasingly outperforming the market on key measures. We are experts in purpose strategy, sustainability consulting & brand innovation. This means we’re able to identify the biggest opportunities for brands and create purpose with substance. We also have an in-house multidisciplinary creative team, so we are able to make purpose meaningful and engaging, creating brand value and positive impact for businesses. 




Shoreditch High Street


E1 6HU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG


Beverley Woodhouse 07805980150

  • Level 3 (AAT) Assistant Accountant
  • In-house professional development training & mentoring
  • Develop strong IT skills with in-house systems i.e. Microsoft & Google

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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