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Finance and Business Admin Apprentice UK ACOUSTIC SYSTEMS LIMITED

UK Acoustic Systems Limited are looking for a Finance and Business Admin Apprentice to join our team. You will work within an office environment, work with professionalism and integrity, follow procedures, be on-time and work to deadlines. You must be familiar with spreadsheets and enjoy working with numbers / figures.

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Closing date: 31 Jan 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £150.00

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 08:00 - 14:30.

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    19 months

  • Possible start date

    07 Feb 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Oct 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001772924

  • Positions

    1 available

Supporting role for the Finance Department:

  • Filing, both paper and computerised 
  • Using Sage package / Google Drive / Google Docs
  • Updating Spreadsheets
  • Constructing letters
  • Posting
  • Composing emails
  • Compiling statements
  • Recruitment / Starter Packs

Will be working as part of a finance team, answerable only to the Finance Head and Managing Director.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Confident with numbers / figures
  • Takes pride in appearance
  • Methodical with figures and numbers
  • Working as part of a team

Desired qualifications

5 GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent), which must include GCSEs at grades C/4 or above (or equivalent) in English and GCSEs at grades B/6 or above (or equivalent) in maths.

Future prospects

Employment within the company upon completion.

Things to consider

We are currently located at Kirkham, Preston - but will be moving to Channel Way, Preston hopefully in Nov / Dec time. If the right candidate comes along and doesn't drive (whilst we're still based at Kirkham), we will contribute to their travel. 

In order to progress your application, we will require you to complete additional paperwork and complete a BKSB assessment. The information will be sent via email if you meet the entry requirements set by the employer and linked training provider for the vacancy. Please check your junk mail whilst the vacancy is open.

Until we receive the above, we are unable to progress your application so please monitor your emails. 

For more information on the NMW, please visit: https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

UK Acoustic Systems are recognised as one of the leading installers of Soundproofing, Sound Absorption and Underfloor Heating solutions nationwide.

We have successfully supplied and installed soundproofing solutions for a wide variety of UK companies across all industries and can demonstrate a proven track record with over 30 years of experience. Some of our clients include Sky, University of London, Premier Inn, Centre Point Tower, and Holland Park Villas.

Our focus is to identify and solve the individual needs of our clients, providing tangible solutions that look as good as they sound. In order to do this, we install the highest quality soundproofing and sound absorption products available on the market, whilst providing a value engineering option in all cases when possible.

Employer

UK ACOUSTIC SYSTEMS LIMITED

Address

Unit 7

Preston

PR4 2EF

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Training

Training provider

RUNSHAW COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Runshaw College

Contact

Kirsty Gregory gregory.k@runshaw.ac.uk

You will be working towards a Level 3 Business Administrator apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Main Learning Objectives – Support a business administrator’s role in the workplace, principles of business administration, managing performance, communication in a business environment, project management, ICT for business
  • Functional Skills (if required)
  • End Point Assessment (EPA) – Towards the final few months of the apprenticeship you will complete your End Point Assessment. This includes a knowledge test, portfolio-based interview, and a project/improvement presentation. All assessment methods will be conducted and graded by an independent EPAO

This Apprenticeship is completed within the workplace. You will be assessed through written work and observation throughout your training. You will be given time by your employer to complete portfolio work, attend training, workplace shadowing and any other opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge.

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)


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