Office Accounts Apprentice Archer Catering Systems Limited

Archer Catering Systems are looking for a highly motivated, hard working individual with a drive for excellence who is looking to build themselves a career in accounts.

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm with 1 hour for lunch (or 30minutes and finish at 4.30pm).

    Total hours per week: 35.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    06 Feb 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Archer Catering Systems are looking for a dynamic individual is required to work within a busy accounts office for an industrial plumbing company. Ideal for a candidate with no previous experience, who is looking for an apprenticeship within an accounts orientated office environment.

Duties include:-

  • Opening Post
  • Answering the phone
  • Keying on orders
  • Scanning & Photocopying
  • Filing / Archiving
  • Laminating & Binding
  • Health and Safety Admin
  • Personnel Admin (None confidential)
  • Arrange training courses.
  • Book accommodation and travel as required
  • Keying on sales orders and invoices
  • Keying on purchase orders and invoices
  • Making and receiving payments
  • Running off reports Any other tasks as required which are suitable to the role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

The applicant must have a good standard of Maths and English. Reasonable spelling and hand writing.

Personal qualities

Dynamic, reliable individual with a genuine interest in Accounts.

Qualifications required

GCSE's A*-C grade in English and Maths or equivalent

Future prospects

We offer courses from level 2 through to Higher Apprenticeshipsat level 4 so we can support candidates right through their professional development.

Things to consider

Please note - should this position receive a large amount of applications the job advert will close early. We advise that you apply for this position early to avoid disappointment. As part of our apprenticeship recruitment process, you will be required to attend a Numeracy, Literacy and Interview Assessment at our CitySkills Campus Fredrick Road, Salford M6 6QH. Should you be successful at this stage, we will then submit your application to the employer for further consideration.

About the employer

A local family run company in weaste, supplying and installing Kitchens and Catering equipment. Also servicing and maintaining the goods. We offer a comprehensive installation service of all types of Catering Equipment both for individual replacements and complete kitchen installations.


Archer Catering Systems Limited


Mode Wheel Road


M5 5DQ

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Training provider

  • Training will be provided in order to achieve a Level 2 qualification AAT Apprenticeship in Accounting .
  • The majority of your training will be in the workplace, where you will be visited by an assessor every 4-6 weeks.
  • However, you may also be required to attend Salford City College one day a week and for additional Functional Skills classes.

Apprenticeship framework


Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Salford City College


Stacey Reid 0161 6315877

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Closing date: 28 Aug 2017