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Business Administrator/Payroll Clerk Cole & Co

You will oversee all of the business administration for the business and potentially help with some of the basic accounts work with opportunities to take this further. We also need temporary cover for our payroll which would be a great opportunity to learn that but if this is not something you want to do than we have other solutions for that.

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Closing date: 15 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £281.25

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday between 9am-5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    16 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Jan 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Sep 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001770379

  • Positions

    1 available

Excellent opportunity to work for a small, friendly accountancy practice in a pleasant rural setting just outside Hereford. You will oversee all of the business administration for the business and potentially help with some of the basic accounts work with opportunities to take this further if desired. We also need temporary cover for our payroll which would be a great opportunity to learn that but if this is not something you want to do than we have other solutions for that.

The job would involve keeping on top of lists of submitted returns, some dealing with clients  sending documents and registering them returning through a portal, answering phone calls and putting clients through to the correct member of staff, filing, potentially sending invoices out and statements to clients and any other administrative duties within the office.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

Computer literate, good communicator and prepared to use initiative.

Personal qualities

Good communicator, happy to take initiative, will have to be polite and courteous with clients.

Desired qualifications

GCSE Maths and English passes and at least two more GCSE passes or equivalent qualifications.

Future prospects

Potentially a full time post when the apprenticeship ends and potential to learn accountancy skills and move into that if interested.


About the employer

Small but busy accountancy practice based in a rural location just outside Hereford. Been running for ten year in this location, prior to that in Leominster for five years. Deal with a wide range of clients preparing accounts, income tax returns, corporation tax returns VAT returns, PAYE, etc.

Employer

Cole & Co

Address

Monks Orchard Farm 4 The Sheepcote

Lumber Lane

Hereford

HR1 4AG

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Training

Training provider

HEREFORDSHIRE GROUP TRAINING ASSOCIATION LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Herefordshire Group Training Association

Contact

Hayley Grismond 01432 377010 hayley.grismond@hwgta.org

Training through HWGTA normally comprises of five days per week in company, with one day release as and when required at our Training Centre at Holmer Road, doing an appropriate course of study. Functional Skills maths, English and ICT ( if required). 

A monthly monitoring visit in company will also take place, during which, we make ourselves available for discussion about any special training that may be useful to you and to identify and resolve problems if they arise.

In addition, the training programme includes an optional 5-day team building residential course, usually held in April/May each year.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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