ACCA Finance Apprentice Cummins Ltd

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Start your career today with a level 7 apprenticeship with Cummins Business Services and Kaplan. You will be dealing with planning, forecasting and reporting whilst working towards the ACCA Level 7 qualification.

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

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Closing date: 10 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £31,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:30pm.

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    36 Months

  • Possible start date

    05 Aug 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Degree
    Level 7 (Master's degree)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000254855

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties include:

  • Planning, Forecasting and Reporting role is a developmental position within the CBS Finance function.

During a 3 year timescale you will have the opportunity to gain knowledge and understanding of all departments within the function. You will play an active role in contributing to the achievement of team deliverables.

The training you will be getting

  • ACCA Level 7 qualification

There are three levels including Applied Knowledge, Applied Skills and Strategic Professional.

Applied Knowledge helps you understand the role of accounting in the business environment, and develop the practical skills and techniques expected of an accountant working in business.

The area you will cover include:

  • Business and Technology
  • Management Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Applied Skills encourages you to develop a broad understanding of the role of accounting in business, and how to interpret financial information.

The area you will cover include:

  • Corporate and business law (ENG) (LW)
  • Performance Management (PM)
  • Taxation (TX-UK)
  • Financial Reporting (FR)
  • Audit and Assurance (AA)
  • Financial Management (FM)

By studying Strategic Professional, you’ll learn advanced techniques, skills, and the professional ethics required of an accountant or consultant operating at a senior level. Once you’ve successfully passed you can apply to be a full member of ACCA.

The area you will cover include:

Essentials

  • Strategic Business Leader
  • Strategic Business Reporting

Options

  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Advanced Performance Management
  • Advanced Taxation
  • Advanced Audit and Assurance

The Apprenticeship standard details the essential Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours that somebody would need to demonstrate to be successful in this job role, this includes, Business Awareness, Ethics, Communication, Leadership, Planning and Prioritisation and Problem Solving. Apprentices will need to show they are competent in all the areas detailed in the standard when they take End Point Assessment.

The Knowledge areas of the standard will typically be covered through completion of the qualification. Skills and Behaviours are developed through workshops, e-learning, workplace training and practical experience provided ‘on-the-job’.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • During the apprenticeship you will study and gain ACCA chartered certified status, becoming a Chartered Certified Accountant..

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Basic Maths (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Standard English (Grade 9/A* - 4/C) Essential
A Level or equivalent Relevant (Grade A-C) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits include: 25 days holiday plus pension. Cummins rewards benefits portal. Hybrid working - 40% in office, 60% home based - once probationary period passed. Working hours: 8:30am - 4:30pm

About the employer

Cummins designs, manufactures, sells and services diesel and alternative fuel engines from 2.8 to 95 litres, diesel and alternative-fuelled electrical generator sets as well as related components and technology.

Employer

Cummins Ltd

Address

Cummins Business Services Centenary House Yarm Road, ,

Darlington

DL1 4BS

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Training

Training provider

KAPLAN FINANCIAL 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

Apprenticeship standard

Accountancy or taxation professional

Level 7 (Master's degree)

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

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 10 Jul 2024