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Apprentice Accountant - Internal Finance ICS Accounting

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious and talented individual. The role will involve supporting a team of accountants that are responsible for managing the internal finance of the company. Tasks will include bank reconciliations, purchase invoice processing and assisting with the recovery of debtor balances.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 29 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,417.02

    Pay subject to review, depending on experience of applicant.

    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 - Friday. Hours & Shifts to be disclosed.

    Total hours per week: 37.65

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000060866

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Responsibilities & Duties
• Supporting the accounts team
• Assisting with bank reconciliations.
• Processing purchase invoices.
• Assisting with debtor allocations.
• Supporting the recovery of debtor balances.
• Administration of clients on CRM systems and accounting software.
• Customer service - answering telephone calls and emails and dealing with queries and complaints.
• Undertake other ad hoc duties as may be required from time to time.

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

Level 2 Accountancy Apprenticeship Programme:

Relevant training will be provided through Lancaster and Morecambe College

Functional Skills may be required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential to move into a full-time position as junior accountant.
Further accounting training options such as CIMA, ACA or ACCA.


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, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Motivated, Enthusiastic

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
Other AAT, CIMA, ACA, ACCA (Grade N/A) Desired

About the employer

ICS Accounting provides a range of accountancy and administration services to contractors, freelancers and small business owners across the UK.

Employer

ICS Accounting

Address

2

Mannin Way

LA1 3SU

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Training

Training provider

LANCASTER AND MORECAMBE COLLEGE

Contact

Charlie Helme

c.helme@lmc.ac.uk

01524 521483

Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 29 Aug 2022