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068 Customer Service Practitioner Apprenticeship BRIDGE MCFARLAND LLP

Our client Bridge McFarland LLP is looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to complete a Customer Service Apprenticeship. This is an exciting time to join the business as they accelerate their growth. Customer Support is a great place to begin your career, giving you exposure to their customers and software platform.

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Closing date: 31 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,754.20

    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. Hours and Shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    11 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000054162

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

1.To undertake daily banking functions including bank reconciliations.

2. The processing of client and office accounting transactions including postings and cheque production.

3. The processing of client bills to include checking and posting

4. Input and production of nominal cheque requests.

5. Processing automatic and manual payment runs by BACS/TT and cheque.

6. The processing of bank transfers.

7. Processing of travel and other expenses.

8. Dealing with enquiries from fee earners and other staff members.

9.  Dealing with enquiries and payments from clients.

10. The administration and reconciliation of petty cash.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 2 Customer Service Apprenticeship 
Functional Skills Level 2 in English if required 
Functional Skills Level 2 in maths if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

To progress onto a Level 3 or gain a full time job. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Desired

Things to consider

As part of LAGAT's Recruitment process,you will be required to declare if you have any Criminal Records, Cautions or Driving Licences at the Interview. You may be required to take and pass a DBS Check Please consider your travel arrangements before applying for the role as you will need to be able to feasibly commute to and from work on workdays.

About the employer

Bridge McFarland LLP is a leading regional law firm that holds an exceptional local and national reputation in a diverse range of legal services. Our solicitors are recognised for their strength and depth across many legal disciplines and commit to deliver a quality service to meet the needs of all clients. We believe in being a great place to work, helping our people achieve their work related goals. The right candidate can expect to join a happy and supportive working environment.

Employer

BRIDGE MCFARLAND LLP

Address

351-355 High Street

Lincoln

Lincolnshire

LN5 7BN

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Training

Training provider

LAGAT LIMITED

Contact

Laura Coleman

lcoleman@lagat.co.uk

01522 501300

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)


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