Accounts Assistant Apprentice / Trainee

Employer
Confidential
Location
Essex
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
15 Dec 2021

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Specialism
Administration
Sector
Accounting
Role Type
Graduate, Other work and training
Ready to join one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK?

This is an exciting opportunity for a bright individual who is keen to begin their career within a Finance department.

We will provide support and guidance to expand your knowledge of Finance within the workplace, teaching you the key skills needed and strong foundations required to have a long-term career in Finance.

Role Info:

Accounts Assistant Apprentice / Trainee
Colchester
Competitive Salary
Plus Benefits
Full Time
Service / Product: leading manufacturer and eCom retailer of own brand active nutrition and health supplements

Who we are:

We are on an incredible journey, with a mission to become the only destination brand for active nutrition.

We are shaking up the sports nutrition industry through disruptive marketing campaigns that help people think differently about our brand - and we need your help!

We want passionate risk-takers. We want people that like to challenge our thinking. We want people that live and breathe digital and have a passion for nutrition, health, fitness, and sports.

The Trainee / Apprentice Accounts Assistant Opportunity:

As an apprentice we need you to have a positive attitude to learning, be motivated to succeed and ready to take on new challenges. We are a high paced business with ambition to continue on it's growth journey, providing it's employees with the scope to develop and progress. Joining as an apprentice is a great opportunity to take the first step on that journey whilst developing yourself within an exciting, modern business.

What will you be doing?

+ Take ownership of all bank postings which need to be completed in the system within a timely manner, including allocation against supplier accounts
+ Ensure the daily bank reconciliations are completed, investigating any variances and ensuring they are resolved within a timely manner
+ Assisting the Accounts Receivable team leader with payments that need to be raised on the banking platform to be paid to suppliers and third parties, including the weekly payment runs
+ Processing sales order refunds as requested by the customer service team following company policies
+ Complete the Prepayment card reconciliations and ensure all balances are accounted for and reconciled
+ Complete all credit cards postings onto the ledgers and investigate any differences in line with month-end deadlines
+ Manage the expense processes from a Financial perspective ensuring employees are paid within the company policy
+ Post credit notes and invoices into the sales ledger for all Amazon accounts, working alongside team members to ensure the account is up to date
+ Completing adhoc duties as requested by the company

What are we looking for?

+ Ambitious and driven individual with the desire to have a future career in Finance
+ Motivated to learn new skills with the confidence to ask questions to improve understanding
+ Enjoy working to targets and deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy in the work produced
+ Able to take constructive feedback onboard with a positive attitude
+ Knowledge of Excel and accounting systems is desirable
+ A good verbal and written communicator

What do we offer?

+ Competitive salary
+ 50% company discount
+ Company pension
+ PerkBox subscription
+ Cycle to Work scheme
+ Summer working hours

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

Your Experience / Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Trainee Accounts Assistant, Finance Assistant Apprentice, Accounts Assistant Apprenticeship.

Application notice??? We take your privacy seriously. When you apply, we shall process your details and pass your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. As you might expect we may contact you by email, text or telephone. Your data is processed on the basis of our legitimate interests in fulfilling the recruitment process. Please refer to our Data Privacy Policy & Notice on our website for further details.

If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR

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