Finance Administrator Apprentice EVANS TRANSPORT LIMITED

To support the Groups financial and accounting functions whilst successfully completing through work experience, studying, training and development for the Level 2 AAT Accountancy qualification.

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Closing date: 24 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The salary will be reviewed after six months

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

    Total hours per week: 40

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    24 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

To support the Groups financial and accounting functions whilst successfully completing through work experience, studying, training and development for the Level 2 AAT Accountancy qualification.

You will be an integral part of the team supporting them to maintain an efficient and accurate finance function. You will undertake, input and process the financial records for the Group and bookkeeping activities.

This new role offers an outstanding opportunity for the right candidate. The fully funded training will lead to a level 3 AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting. Applicants should have a demonstrable interest in pursuing a career in accountancy or financial administration and prepared to undertake training with a local provider one day a week.

You will be required to attend training in person or online as required by the training provider and complete course work to a high standard. You will also be undertaking a range of financial administration and accounting tasks suited to the post holder's current level of training and development.

On appointment, your main place of work will be at Our Head Office in Bideford but you may be required to work at any other premises occupied by the Employer.

  • To maintain the business finance systems
  • To deal initially with all financial queries from staff, suppliers and auditors, referring to the Group Accountant and Finance Director as appropriate
  • To input / reconcile financial data promptly up to but not including trial balance
  • To input suppliers' Invoices and credit notes
  • To raise debtor invoices and monitor payments
  • To input journals, including internal recharges
  • In conjunction with the Group to prepare all documentation and computer records for close down at year end
  • To be aware of and comply with legal requirements for Audit and to fully support the audit Process
  • To support the Group Directors as requested 

The training you will be getting

  • The training will take place at Petroc College, Barnstaple campus.
  • You will be working towards completing the level 2 Accounts Assistant apprenticeship.
  • Level 2 AAT qualification
  • You will attend Petroc one day per week.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Possibility of progression into full time role upon completion of apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

Transport and Logistics company based in Bideford, North Devon




. Gammaton Road


EX39 4FG

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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

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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