Finance Apprentice


Stockport, SK4 1PQ

Closes tomorrow (Friday 19 July at 11:59pm)

Posted on 4 July 2024


We are looking for a Level 2 Finance Apprentice to support the day-to-day administration and duties within our finance team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wants to achieve AAT qualifications with the opportunity to progress to a level 3 upon successful completion.

Annual wage
£12,313.60 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)
Monday to Friday, shifts TBC.

37 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 5 August


1 Year 4 Months

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

The training you will be getting:

  • Accounts Finance Assistant L2 Standard
  • L2 Certificate in Accounting

Where you’ll work

18 Hammond Avenue

Whitehill Industrial Estate

South Reddish




An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Accounts or finance assistant (level 2)

Equal to GCSE

Course contents
  • Record transactional data.
  • Use the organisation’s standard tools and processes to examine data to identify transactional issues such as, reconciliations and inconsistencies between invoices.
  • Recognise and rectify routine errors, escalating as necessary.
  • Plan and review accounting and finance tasks.
  • Communicate with stakeholders to deliver accurate and timely results, avoiding jargon, using language tailored to the audience and different media methods with an appreciation of the risks and benefits to the business of social media and other digital applications.
  • Use finance and accounting software packages to accurately input and manage data to contribute to routine accounting tasks.
  • Handle data and digital technology in line with cyber and data security requirements, using data securely and safely, including backing up data.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 4)
    • Maths (grade 4)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Administrative skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Communication skills
    • Initiative
    • Logical
    • Non judgemental
    • Number skills
    • Organisation skills
    • Team working

    Other requirements

    The applicant should have good communication skills, IT skills, administrative skills and analytical skills They should have excellent attention to detail and be able to work as part of a team or under their own Initiative. They should also be well organised skills and be able to problem solve.

    About this company

    Engineering and Lift Engineering Training provider located in Stockport. Delivers apprenticeships and commercial technical skills courses.

    Disability Confident

    Disability Confident

    A fair proportion of interviews for this apprenticeship will be offered to applicants with a disability or long-term health condition. This includes non-visible disabilities and conditions.

    You can choose to be considered for an interview under the Disability Confident scheme. You’ll need to meet the essential requirements to be considered for an interview.

    After this apprenticeship

    What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship As an expanding training provider ourselves, we are looking for someone who will grow with the business and, after completing the initial apprenticeship, progress to a more senior role within the company.

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:


    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000262522.

    Apply now

    Closes tomorrow (Friday 19 July at 11:59pm)

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