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Level 2 Accountant Apprentice NORTHERN BALANCE LTD

Northern Balance Limited are looking to take on a level 2 Accountant apprentice to support the team and complete and fulfil accountancy duties.

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Closing date: 28 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £177.97 to £351.50

    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 to Friday 9:00am to 4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    09 May 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • General office duties
  • Process high volumes of purchase/ invoices
  • Using excel spreadsheets and accounting systems to maintain accurate records
  • Assisting with the preparation of financial accounts
  • Match Invoice to purchase orders
  • Filling and Scanning
  • Liaising with other departments and offices

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer Care skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Team Working

Personal qualities

  • Flexible
  • Motivated
  • Respectful
  • Professional and discreet at all times
  • Patient
  • Good initiative
  • Good attention to detail

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English, Maths grades 4/C or above.

Future prospects

Full time position on completion of qualification and satisfactory reviews.

Things to consider

Location - Employer is within Team Valley trading estates, Gateshead.

About the employer

Northern Balance Limited is the UK’s leading independent distributors of weighing equipment, they supply, service and calibrate some of the worlds most trusted brands. Northern Balance has built an excellent reputation for providing impartial advice, quality products and first-class support.




Unit 8

Queens Court North, Third Avenue


NE11 0BU

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by South Tyneside College


Anthony Kelly 07747461209

  • Support from and regular visits with the tutor and in-work mentor
  • College release days each week (to be confirmed with employer and tutor)
  • Functional skills if needed

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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