• Level 4-7 (Higher)
  • London

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We are looking to appoint a Management Accounting Apprentice seeking to develop their skills and enhance the resilience of the current Finance team._x000D_
You will report to the Group Management Accountant, providing you with the opportunity to gain an understanding of good business practice and finance systems, to develop month-end reconciliation and business reporting skills, and provide you with exposure to a unique and vibrant organisation._x000D_

A typical day

  • You will be required to work closely with other teams in the business to achieve key business objectives
  • Gaining knowledge of accounting fundamentals, terminology and the impact on reporting
  • Assistance with monthly management accounts preparation to monitor financial performance and exposure to annual budget setting processes
  • Development of enhanced reporting across the business to inform decision makers, including design of new reports to be presented to senior management and Board
  • Gain exposure to sensitivity analysis on forecasts to assess the impact of management decisions and business risks, as well as scenario planning
  • Developing an understanding of key finance processes and controls
  • Practical use of Financial Accounting systems and reporting tools
  • Exposure to project accounting and grant funding requirements
  • Other duties as may be required

You must have

  • Five GCSE grades C – A* (4-9) or equivalent, including English and Maths
  • B or 5 at GCSE Maths
  • AAT level 3 qualification

Skills needed

  • Good attention to detail
  • Good excel skills
  • Someone who takes pride in their work and who is able to work both autonomously and as part of a team
  • Able to demonstrate a pro-active and enthusiastic attitude, and a willingness to learn