Financial Apprentice GLENAIR UK LIMITED

We have a fantastic opportunity to join our Finance department as a Financial Apprentice. The successful candidate will provide support for the finance department, maintaining confidentiality at all times.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Pension plan. - Healthcare scheme - 32 days annual leave (including statutory days) - Monthly bonus scheme - Long service awards - Apprentice Mentor for all apprentices

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    11 Mar 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

• Register purchase invoices.
• Match purchase invoices to purchase orders and goods received notes.
• Raise cases relating to invoice queries.
• Progress customers for payments and deal with any invoice enquiries.
• Become conversant with all aspects of payroll.
• Become conversant with all aspects of purchase ledger & credit control.
• Provide cover in the absence of your colleagues.

The training you will be getting

Level 2 Financial Apprentice apprenticeship standard to achieve a AAT Level 2 Certificate in Accounting, including Functional Skills if required.

This programme is delivered via a day release delivery model which means that one day per week, your attendance is required at our Derby Road campus, NG18. This attendance is required during term time only.

You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.
You will experience a blended learning model.
You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.
At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

After successful completion of the Level 2 apprenticeship we would expect the apprentice to progress on to the level 3 and level 4 AAT Accounting apprenticeships.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*/B- 9/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent maths (Grade A*/B- 9/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent science (Grade A*/B- 9/5) Essential

Things to consider

Must have 6 GCSE's at grade 5-9.

About the employer

Glenair UK Ltd is based in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, and is a leading manufacturer of specialized electrical harnesses and connector systems used widely throughout the military, aerospace, telecommunications, marine and rail industries. Glenair invest in our apprenticeship programs to enable us to grow our very own talent inhouse.




40 Lower Oakham Way

Oakham Business Park


NG18 5BY

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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


Leoni Nath


Apprenticeship standard

Accounts or finance assistant

Level 2 (GCSE)

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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