Accounting Apprentice

Salary £7,500 per annum (£144 per week)
Company/Sector Manufacturing
Qualification AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians)
Duration 15 months
Hours 9 to 5pm with 30 minutes lunch (37.5 per week)
Posted 07.07.17
Reference TAA354TC


A great opportunity has arisen for an Accounting Apprentice to join a successful Stalybridge company set up in 2003. There are 3 people within Accounts including the Finance Director and Accounts Manager.  The company have a family feel and very supportive to each other.  The role will be varied and busy; and a great first role into Accounting.  Typical duties will include:

Role & Responsibility

  • Assisting the Sales Ledger in raising and posting invoices on to Sage
  • Document management including filing and distributing sales invoicing
  • Assisting the Sales Ledger in recording customer receipts onto cash flow spreadsheet
  • Posting all bank transactions on sage
  • Assisting the Purchase Ledger in checking purchase invoices against supplier statements and chasing up missing invoices
  • Posting purchase invoices on to sage and filing the invoices
  • Liaising with Stores Manager in terms of paying suppliers and other queries
  • Provide administration support to the Finance Department
  • Provide Reception duties covering absences where necessary
  • Supporting on Health and Safety including maintaining record book and raising forms when required


Skills and experience

You will be expected to have achieved 5 GCSEs Grades A – C (or equivalent), including grade C or above in English.

Benefits and culture

Working hours are 9am to 5pm with 30 minutes for lunch

How to apply

Click on the APPLY NOW button or call us on 0161 200 1673 quoting reference TAA354TC

 Further information

 Please note that due to the volume of applications, it may not be possible to reply to each applicant. We will contact successful applicants within five working days, however, if you do not receive a response within this time frame it is safe to say that your application is unsuccessful.