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Assistant Accountant Apprentice DHL SERVICES LIMITED

An Assistant Accountant provides support to a range of stakeholders/customers. If you are interested in Finance processes Assistant Accountant Level 3 apprenticeship is the perfect starting point to kickstart your new career. This is an exciting opportunity to earn whilst you learn & join a Market Leader in Supply Chain logistics.

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

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Closing date: 20 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    As part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which include; 25 days holiday, childcare vouchers and retail discounts. You will also receive an annual salary review.

  • Working week

    5 days, Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    28 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Processing purchase orders, maintenance of purchase order/procurement log ensuring all DHL Supply Chain procedures are fully adhered to
  • Assist in preparation of periodic & weekly cost reports for both the customer &d internal operational management
  • Assist in the production of payroll reports in a timely and accurate manner
  • Monthly reporting, preparation & posting of Journals
  • Month End Reconciliations
  • Production & issue of sales invoices in accurate timely manner
    Assisting with Debt Management

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

In partnership with BPP , During the 18 month apprenticeship, you will work to achieve a Level 3 Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

By the end of our Apprenticeship, you will have developed the professional knowledge combined with the skills and behaviours to become a successful Assiatant Accountant. With the potential to step on to the next level of Business progression within the Finance Function.

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, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Essential
Other level 3 Apprenticeship/Professional (Grade pass) Desired

About the employer

DHL Supply Chain is a division of Deutsche Post DHL and is affiliated with DHL Express. Headquartered in Bonn, Deutsche Post has over 500,000 employees. In the Supply Chain business, DHL provides contract logistics solutions along the entire supply chain for customers from a wide variety of sectors




DHL Supply Chain

High Common Lane


DN11 9HE


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Application process is in 3 easy stages 1.Application form - You will be asked to enter personal details, qualifications & Right to work 2.Strengths online journey -assess how you would handle situations that you may encounter in the role you are applying for. 3. Job Simulation - purpose of the Job Simulation is for you to showcase your real self, whilst completing a role-relevant scenario. It will also give you an insight into situations you may experience as a DHL Apprentice.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Feb 2023