Accountancy Apprentice

£12,000.00 per year
25 Apr 2019
23 May 2019
Westridge Construction Ltd
Contract Type
Full Time

Vacancy description  

Due to continued growth we are looking for an Accounts Apprentice to join our team and whilst working, you will study towards your AAT qualification by attending college 1 day per week, fully funded.  

Reporting to the Finance Manager, your duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Purchase Ledger
  • Document Management
  • Data Entry
  • Record Keeping
  • Overhead Costing 
  • General accounts duties
  • Ad-hoc admin 

Desired skills  

  • Personal commitment to equality and diversity
  • Driving licence / own vehicle / own means of transport (due to office location)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Smart and presentable
  • Articulate, well-spoken and personable
  • Good literacy and computer skills, specifically Microsoft Office
  • Strong organisational, multi-tasking skills
  • Able to prioritise tasks
  • Confident, resourceful and practical
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work alone or within a team
  • Good attention to detail with the ability to think outside the box
  • Ability to communicate at all levels  

Personal qualities  

  • Must be patient, courteous and able to work to your own initiative with a precise and methodical approach
  • Must demonstrate accountability and integrity in all aspects of their work with a respect for authority
  • A positive and proactive ‘can do’ attitude with the desire to get involved and make a difference
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work  

Desired qualifications  

5 GCSE’s Grade 4 or above to include English and Maths  

Future prospects  

After successful completion of the apprenticeship a full time position could be possible.

Things to consider  


20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, part of this allowance will be taken during the Building Industry shutdown (Christmas to New Year) Additional days accrued at 1 day for every two full calendar years service, to a maximum of 5 extra days Pension                  

Workplace Pension Scheme Health Cash Plan - Applicable after 1yrs service Private Medical Insurance - Applicable after 2yrs service.

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