Level 4 Higher Apprenticeship Accounts

Lancashire Farm Dairies Ltd
Unit 2b, Kingsway West Business Park, Moss Bridge Road, Rochdale, OL16 5LX
£17,375.00 annually
17 Mar 2021
10 Apr 2021
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
You will ideally have previous experience within an Accounts function and experience with the Sage 50 system is desirable. We are seeking someone with initiative and a willingness to learn.

As Finance Assistant, you will have good administrative and data entry skills and you will be a confident communicator over the phone and on emails. Good time management skills and a positive, proactive approach are essential.
  • Maintaining accounts records
  • Making copies and filing documents
  • Purchase ledger
  • Reconciling bank statements
  • Processing supplier invoices
  • Liaising with suppliers to resolve queries
  • Chasing outstanding payments and updating records
  • Raising BACs payments and DD runs
  • Deal with finance enquiries via e-mail and telephone
  • Undertake credit control activities
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Investigation of unmatched transactions and ensuring that these have been invoiced
  • Liaising with colleagues in other departments in relation to queried transactions
  • Reconciliation of specific supplier accounts to statement
  • General finance support as required

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Must have an excellent telephone manner
  • Good communication skills
  • Have good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Have strong IT skills

Personal qualities

Have the ability for team working and collaboration, while also being able to take the initiative

Desired qualifications

English and maths grade 4-9/A-C level 3 AAT or equivalent.

Future prospects

There is the opportunity to grow and develop within the role and the business.