Accounts Apprentice ONWAVE UK LTD

The role is varied & will involve all aspects of financial control for the business, you will be directed by the current Management Accountant to develop your knowledge and skills in a busy accounts department to gain practical experience.

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Closing date: 01 Aug 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £13,312.00

    Onwave offer a benefits package that includes Private Medical Insurance, Employee Assistant Programme, a website that provides stores discounts and more.

    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 08:30 to 17:00 (includes 30 mins for lunch)

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    21 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000252368

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Assisting the Management Accountant with ad hoc projects
  • Processing of creditor payments
  • Supplier and account reconciliations

As part of the role, you will be required to assist and support the accounts team with the following duties:

  •  Input Purchase Invoices and Credit Notes onto the Finance System (Zoho Books)
  • Use the CRM System to assist in the reconciliation of Supplier Accounts (SugarCRM)
  • Complete Bank Reconciliations
  • Consult with Suppliers for any missing invoices for Supplier Queries
  • Assist the Management Accountant in ad hoc Duties
  • Becoming familiar with Outlook, MS Word and MS Excel

The training you will be getting

  • Level 2 Accountants or Finance Apprenticeship Standard
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required
  • Development of knowledge, skills & behaviours required to complete the Accountants or Finance Standard

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The successful applicant will gain an excellent foundation on which to build a career in accountancy. 


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent X 5 to include Maths & English (Grade A*-C 9-4) Essential

Things to consider

Office based, software systems used during the day

About the employer

The role is varied and will involve all aspects of financial control for the business, you will be directed by the current Management Accountant to develop your knowledge and skills in a busy accounts department to gain practical experience. We will look to support the successful candidate in working towards a formal Accountancy qualification such as AAT or Similar. Onwave offer a benefits package that includes Private Medical Insurance, Employee Assistant Programme, a website that provides stores discounts and more.

Employer

ONWAVE UK LTD

Address

4 ABBEY WOOD ROAD

KINGS HILL

WEST MALLING

ME19 4AB

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Training

Training provider

MID-KENT COLLEGE

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

Apprenticeship Recruitment

apprenticeshiprecruitment@midkent.ac.uk

01622 625999

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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