Job Title : Apprentice Accountant
Employer : Sca Hygiene Products UK Ltd
Location : Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3EJ
Position Type : Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Framework and Level : Accounting - Advanced Level Apprenticeship
Sector : Finance / Accounting
Vacancy Reference - : VAC-11224
Vacancy Short Description : This exciting apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to experience and gain knowledge around a business operation in financial accounting.
Qualifications Required : You will need a minimum of four GCSEs at grades A*-C or 9-4 including English and maths.
Vacancy Full Description : This exciting apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to experience and gain knowledge around a business operation in financial accounting.
Assist in resolving external and internal audit findings. Maintains the interface to the Business Unit Controlling network and Business contacts.
Maintain accurate financial records or account books, for example a creditors and debtors ledger; and sales, purchase, and cash journals.
Make standard calculations to accurately compile and report statistics.
Classify, code and record financial transactions and post entries to the general ledger. Check balance statements and other information provided by financial institutions.
Perform quality checks and secure Accounting process delivery as defined in framework agreements and/or Service Level Agreements.
Answer incoming questions and assist employees, managers and other Finance colleagues to ensure that the information provided is accurate and complete.
Escalate possible challenges/ questions to the next level and secured hand-over. Contribute to finding and implementing effective solutions in a matrix organization.
Number of Positions Available : 1
Working Week : 36.25hrs pw Mon - Fri 9am - 17.15pm
Salary : £260.00 Per Week
Application Deadline Date : 01/10/2017
Possible Start Date : 09/10/2017
Personal Qualities : Using initiative
Taking pride in what they do
Skills Required : Communication across many levels.
Team work ability.
Future Prospects : To move towards a financial role (accounting, accounts payable/receivable, tax) or business controlling role.
Training to be Provided : You will gain the following qualifications:
Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship
AAT qualification if all exams are taken
•Employment Rights and Responsibilities
•Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
•Functional Skills in English and maths
Other Information : Candidates must attend an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team if they meet the initial criteria as part of the recruitment process.
Things to consider : Open plan office based environment, working with display screen and keyboard.
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