Brief Overview of the Role
An excellent opportunity has become available for an Apprentice Accounts Assistant to work within AF Blakemore. Helping and assisting the finance team. Training will cover all aspects of finance in line with the company’s standard operating procedures.
Duties to Include
The apprentice will play an important team role in the day to day planning, organisation and smooth running of the department.
- Maintenance of weekly and monthly files
- Ensuring all paperwork is received promptly from clients
- Use bespoke software
- Filing of weekly paperwork
- Reconciliation of statements
Desired Skills & Personal Qualities
- Administrative skills
- Attention to detail
- Communication skills
- Customer care skills
- IT skills
- Number skills
- Team working
GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired
Working Hours and Wage
Monday – Friday 9.00am – 4.30pm
Total hours per week: 35.0
For the right candidate there will be the opportunity of a full-time permanent position with the organisation, with the prospect of progression onto higher accounting qualifications.
Things to Consider
How will you travel to work?
About the Company:
A.F. Blakemore & Son Ltd is one of the largest and most forward-thinking family-owned businesses in the UK. It began life in 1917 as a counter-service grocery store and has grown from these humble beginnings into a company that employs more than 7,000 people and has a turnover of circa £1.2 billion. Food and drink have always been the lifeblood of A.F. Blakemore, and today the business has divisions spanning across the retail and wholesale distribution sectors. A.F. Blakemore owns 263 SPAR stores across England and Wales and is the largest SPAR wholesaler in the UK.
|Salary/Rate:||£8,754.20 per annum|
|Contract Length:||18 Months|
|Start Date:||08 May 2023|
|Apprenticeship Standard:||Level 2|
|Training Provider:||PTP Training Limited|