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Accountancy Technician Apprentice THRIFT ENERGY LIMITED

Thrift Energy is one of the UK's leading installers of effective energy measures. They are looking for a hardworking individual to join their team as an apprentice Accountancy Technician. The right candidate will gain a Level 2 Apprenticeship.

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Closing date: 13 Sep 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    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 9am to 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    21 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • To process in accordance with the company's procedures purchase ledger invoices and credit notes, both within the filing system and in the accounts software.
  • Prepare a suggested payments for authorisation and process the accounting side of all payments made.
  • Answer telephone queries from suppliers and check supplier statements by reconciliation.
  • Reconcile the bank balances to the ledger balance.
  • Assist with collating the data to enable reporting to government websites  
  • To participate in the company's quality and management system initiatives as required.
  • To carry out any other duties as may be required from time to time commensurate with your employment. For the avoidance of doubt, this includes, inter alia: attendance at all stock takes.

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

  • Day release at Middlesbrough College
  • On the job training
  • Accounts/Finance Assistant Level 2 standard

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Depending on the circumstances of the business upon completion of the apprenticeship programme there could be a potential position of employment available.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade C/4 or Above) Essential

Things to consider

This vacancy is to start immediately therefore you must be available to start before applying. The closing date, interview date and start date are subject to change. This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment. Individuals are able to undertake an apprenticeship at a higher level than a qualification they currently hold, including any previously completed apprenticeships. Individuals can also undertake an apprenticeship at the same level, or lower level than a qualification they already hold as long as the new apprenticeship allows for new skills to be acquired and the content of the training is materially different from any previous qualification or apprenticeship. Northern Skills will check candidates' eligibility prior to any interviews. Please be aware that as Northern Skills provide a recruitment matching service, we will also consider you for roles which pay the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

About the employer

Our company provides top quality products and services for retrofit solutions including heating, insulation, solar power and air source heat pumps to grant funding and large-scale renewable programmes across the UK. We work in partnership with local authorities, businesses, and the owners of residential and commercial properties.







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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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