Assistant Accountant Apprentice

Vacancy Details

  • The Hut Group

  • Manchester

Assistant Accountant
£11050 - £12155 after 6 months
The Role
  • Assisting with the timely and accurate completion of all payments from the various group bank accounts within the team 
  • Using various payment methods, prepare and check payments in numerous currencies 
  • Ensure all cash transactions from the bank are correctly uploaded into the SAGE ERP system within agreed timescales 
  • Ensure all payment cut-offs and SLA’s are adhered to and being responsive to urgent requirements from within the group 
  • Assist the team to download and import of bank statements and daily reporting requirements 
  • Perform reconciliations and resolve issues on a timely basis 
  • Management of cash positions. 
  • Investigate and resolve reconciliation items on a timely basis, escalating internally when required 
  • Create a culture of pro-active process improvement within the team specifically minimising manual and time-consuming processes and replacing with effective automatic controls. 
  • Liaise with banks, suppliers and internal AP/finance teams regarding payment and allocation queries. 
  • Operate flexibly as part of the wider payments team, providing support and solutions to other colleagues and team members. 
 The Person 
  • Minimum Grade 5 in GCSE Maths and English, and or 3 A Levels minimum Grades C and above 
  • Ability to prioritise workload and keep to deadlines 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Computer literate, particularly with excel, but also competent with word and power point 
  • Ability to use initiative as well as work as part of a team 
  • Self-motivated with a desire to learn 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Ambitious 
  • Excellent time management. 
  • Enthusiasm to obtain new skills 

£11050- £12155 after 6 months  

Office location

Voyager House, Chicago Ave, Manchester, M90 3DQ