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Finance Apprentice WINDMILL EXTRUSIONS LIMITED

Looking to develop a career in accountancy? You will learn the art of bookkeeping, assisting with the preparation of tax & VAT returns, management accounts, basic payroll duties, whilst also learning how to use accountancy software.

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Closing date: 24 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Thursday 8:30pm - 5pm Friday- 8:30pm- 4pm

    Total hours per week: 39

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    14 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000065412

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Typical duties will include:

Bookkeeping for clients (processing invoices, recording receipts, bank reconciliations)
Assist with preparation of tax & VAT returns
Perform basic Payroll duties
Assist in preparation of Limited Company & Sole Trader accounts
Assisting on audits
Deal with company secretarial, confirmation statements & companies house forms
Deal with general client queries to either conclusion or the point of escalation
General administrative tasks

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

The Level 3 Assistant Accountant apprenticeship standard includes 6 AAT exams, in addition to the Synoptic Assessment as part of the End-Point Assessment (EPA) process.

The knowledge units will be delivered at the EMA training hub in Derby or Nottingham (depending on apprentices’ location) through day release.

AAT Modules are as follows:

Bookkeeping Transactions (L2 Unit)
Bookkeeping Controls (L2 Unit)
Advanced Bookkeeping
Final Accounts Preparation
Management Accounting: Costing
Indirect Tax

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

·        Full time employment

·        Further progression onto Level 4


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4 or above) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4 or above) Essential

Things to consider

Free onsite parking 25 days holiday per year plus bank holidays Attractive salary with the opportunity to be increased Sociable team

About the employer

Established over 30 years, we are a plastic extrusion manufacturer for both retail and trade, noted for high quality products, competitive prices and innovative solutions. As well as offering a huge range of standard plastic extrusions, we work closely with customers to design and manufacture bespoke plastic extrusions of virtually any shape or size.

Employer

WINDMILL EXTRUSIONS LIMITED

Address

WHITLEY WAY

AIRFIELD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

ASHBOURNE

DE6 1LG

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Training

Training provider

EMA TRAINING LIMITED

Contact

Hannah Johnson

hannah.johnson@ematraining.co.uk

07456612547

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)


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