Accounts Apprentice Price Slater Gawne

Due to continued growth and expansion, PSG are looking for a talented individual with a keen interest in Accounts to join their Accounts team. This is a full-time position based at their Altrincham office. This is a fantastic opportunity with a well-established firm that offers excellent training and career prospects.

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

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Closing date: 31 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £19,000.00

    Pension scheme, healthcare cash plan, life assurance and bonus scheme.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm. PSG offer a flexible agile working environment.

    Total hours per week: 35

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    07 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000236209

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The role reports to the Head of Accounts with input from the Practice Manager and the Commercial Accountant. Key responsibilities include:

  • Paying cheques into the bank
  • Issuing cheques
  • Downloading, checking and posting supplier invoices
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Liaison with suppliers when queries arise regarding payment
  • Checking and posting invoices for disbursements
  • Issuing payments for disbursements
  • Set up payments using online banking
  • Posting of bills and notifying fee earners of any discrepancies
  • Reconcile statements from report providers
  • Distribute management reports as required
  • Filing
  • Other accounting tasks as required by the demands of the business.

The training you will be getting

  • Assistant Accountant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • Alongside your role, you will study towards the level 3 AAT qualification

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

At PSG, there are fantastic career prospects and training opportunities for the right individual. There is the possibility of progressing onto higher AAT levels.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/5) Essential

Things to consider

From the employer: "We are a forward thinking, friendly and supportive firm who value work-life balance and employee wellbeing. We invest in our people and offer great training and career prospects for the right individual. We pride ourselves on our friendly and supportive company culture and our employee values of kindness, collaboration, ambition, flexible working and trust. Our Accounts team is a team of 4 including our Head of Accounts, Senior Accounts Assistant, Accounts Assistant and Legal Cashier. We would like the successful applicant to have a keen interest in Accounts, be conscientious, have great communication skills and be able to work off their own initiative and within a small team."

About the employer

PSG is an award-winning, rapidly expanding law firm specialising in Clinical Negligence, Serious Injury, Wealth Protection, Court of Protection and Divorce and Family Law. They are a team of specialist lawyers who ensure our clients get the best advice. PSG is an award-winning law firm and has rankings in the most reputable legal directories, Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners. Alongside their head office in Altrincham, PSG’s expansion is evident through recent openings of London and Chester offices.

Employer

Price Slater Gawne

Address

1-5

THE DOWNS

ALTRINCHAM

WA14 2QD

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Training

Training provider

THE APPRENTICE ACADEMY LIMITED

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

Contact

Maria Grimsley

recruitment@theapprenticeacademy.co.uk

01612001673

Apprenticeship standard

Assistant accountant

Level 3 (A level)

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


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Jul 2024