Finance Assistant Apprentice - Purchase Ledger

Recruiter
Elite Group
Location
Chorley
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About Company:
Our vision is to be the communications supplier and employer of choice. As one of the fastest growing privately owned technology businesses in the UK, we will continue to accelerate our growth by bringing together the best technical minds in the marketplace with unrivalled and innovative unified communications solutions and internet services for businesses.

Job Description:
Elite Group require a hard-working individual to join their finance team. Candidates must be committed and driven to succeed in accounting and finance and have begun studying for an AAT qualification.

As Finance Assistant Apprentice you'll be responsible for:

Assisting with, purchase ledger processing, including some sales ledger and credit control where required
Providing a first point of contact, building strong relationships and raising queries with suppliers
Fortnightly supplier payment runs for all Elite Group companies
Dealing with telephone enquiries
Closing files on system
Proving administrative support to the finance team
Undertaking ad hoc tasks as required

Candidate Requirements:
The ideal Finance Assistant (apprentice) will have:

An interest in accounts and a desire to develop a career within this area
Strong academic results (particularly mathematics)
Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
Strong communication skills
Ability to use initiative
Ability to work within a team
Ability to demonstrate professionalism, maturity and discretion
Full training will be provided
Minimum qualification - Secondary education
And will demonstrate:

A self-motivated outlook
Being reliable
Having a positive attitude
Being able to work under pressure
A friendly and tactful approach
Organized and structured work

Job Additional Information:
What you'll gain:

Experience working within a fast paced private sector Finance Department
Support from Senior team members to achieve your qualification
Future prospects – Potential for full time position for the right person following successful completion of the apprenticeship process
Experience in a wide variety of tasks and active projects within the finance team

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