Job: Finance Apprentice

Reference: 788 / DM
Salary: £10,400 Per Annum
Hours: 37.00/wk
Area: Finance
Contract: Fixed Term
Location: Kings Hill, Kent
Closing Date: 17/01/2019
Interview Date: TBC

Commercial Services are offering a fantastic opportunity for someone to start their career in Finance, working for one of the largest employers in Kent. You will study and work towards a Level 3 Accounting Apprenticeship, however we will consider Level 2 (with progression to Level 3) for the right applicant. We are hoping to find the right applicant who will be available to start in February/March 2019.

Commercial Services are looking for a motivated Apprentice to work in Kings Hill, Kent. You will work 37 hours per week and will provide support to the Management Accounts and Credit Control functions and this opportunity will give you first-hand experience within a finance setting.

You will report to the Assistant Management Accountant and you will assist with day-to-day finance tasks within the Energy division and you will have increasing exposure to the preparation of monthly Management Accounts throughout your placement.

Your skills will be developed by hands on guidance and support throughout your apprenticeship. We see the importance of training and developing staff, the Finance team have a passion for what they do and you will need a desire to be proud of what you have achieved.

You will need to have:

  • GCSE English and Maths or equivalent
  • Knowledge of, or keen interest in Accounting or Business studies
  • Good IT skills, use of Microsoft Office packages
  • Excellent organisational skills, time management and prioritisation skills

Job roles & responsibilities:

  • Distribution of regular reports to internal teams
  • Updating of schedules and transactional records for month end accounts and audit.
  • Processing invoices for payment
  • Journal Input
  • Maintenance of Purchase Order logs
  • Assisting Credit Control with chasing outstanding debt during peak times
  • Ad Hoc tasks as required

In return, we can offer:

  • 25 days paid holiday + bank holidays,
  • We will pay an enhanced apprentice salary (£10,400 per annum)
  • Company sick pay
  • High street discount in shops, cinemas + restaurants.

Commercial Services Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates.

Please note that full Commercial Services Terms and Conditions apply to this role.