Professional Accounting or Taxation Technician Apprentice WOW LOGISTICS LIMITED

As a busy transport and warehouse company we require assistance with all aspects of the Accounts and Finance department from general administration, Sales invoices, Payroll, Purchase Ledger, Bank Reconciliation, filing, printing reports, answering the telephone, dealing with orders, stock sheets, aged debt and credit control.

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Closing date: 05 Apr 2024

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 - Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm. May work overtime so flexibility is key. Minimum 40 hours a week.

    Total hours per week: 40.0

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Apr 2024

  • Date posted

    06 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Working closely with the Finance department we will assist the apprentice in training all elements of the finance department as mentioned above.

Beginning of the week, tends to be payroll related:

  • Checking workers hours
  • Data entry and use of sage
  • Sending reports
  • Invoicing
  • Credit control
  • Payments and bank reconciliation
  • Purchase ledger 

The training you will be getting

  • Professional Accounting or Taxation Technician level 4 standard apprenticeship
  • Off the job training
  • Weekly half day virtual learning
  • Functional skills if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Opportunity for full time employment and further study if the apprenticeship is completed successfully.

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, Initiative


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade 4/C or equivalent) Essential
A Level or equivalent Accounting or similiar (Grade Pass) Essential

Things to consider

Occasional stock takes in the warehouse (assisted)

About the employer

WOW LOGISTICS & WAREHOUSING LTD We are a busy small family run business and have been in the industry for 50 years. We transport, distribute, and store any goods that are non-perishable.




WOW Logistics LTD Unit 1-4,

Wednesbury Trading Estate


WS10 7JN

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Professional accounting or taxation technician

Level 4 (Higher national Certificate)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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