Apprentice Finance Assistant

Finance / Accounting
Machynlleth
Posted 1 month ago

Vacancy:
Apprentice Finance Assistant,
CAT, Llyngwern Quarry, Pantperthog, Machynlleth, SY20 9AZ

The work will largely be on site at CAT at least in the first few months partly because of the nature our systems and partly because of the need for on the job training by existing members of staff.

Welsh speaking would be a benefit but not essential and all business is currently conducted in English.

No unspent convictions – details of any previous convictions is required.

Daily Duties:

  • Assist the finance team with normal finance routines
  • Assist with administration including filing & copying
  • Assist the FD on and ad hoc basis
  • Possibly some wider admin outside finance team
  • Develop skills to assist with computerised  & manual bookkeeping

Desirable Personal Qualities:

  • Good level or literacy and numeracy.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Willingness to work as part of a small team.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Keen to learn and develop skills.
  • Good general level of IT skills.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • Aware of the need for confidentiality around finance matters and other information and data.
  • Some understanding of the importance of sustainability and environmental issues, in line with CAT’s values and activities, would help.

Qualifications Required:

English & Maths GCSE at grade 5 or above desirable.

Welsh Language Requirements:
Welsh Spoken Skills: No
Welsh Written Skills: No

Pay:
Apprenticeship Rates, Pay to increase to main minimum wage rate after 6 months subject to satisfactory progress in the role.

Hours:
31-40 hours per week

Interview arrangements:
On the employers website

Apply:
Send a cover letter and your CV to – vacancy@cat.org.uk

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