An exciting opportunity has arisen for an aspiring an Accountant to join Wesleyan whilst studying the ACCA or CIMA qualification via an apprenticeship. The successful applicant will get to experience all areas of the department including Accounting Operations, Financial Reporting and Financial Planning.
Wesleyan Assurance Society provide specialist financial advice and tailored products to their customers who are made up of GPs, hospital doctors, dentists, lawyers and teachers.
Possible Start Date: 19/03/2018
Programme Duration: 2 years
This position is now closed and no additional applications are being taken. If you have any questions please contact the provider who is managing the position.
You will be part of the team that undertakes all financial work for the Wesleyan group, including the planning of yearly budgets, and producing reports for the Executive Team. As an apprentice, you will develop your accounting skills through:
The Group Finance area contains finance staff ranging from qualified accountants with a number of years’ post-qualification experience to finance administrators. The area undertakes all finance work for the Wesleyan Group.
Each team member is given work and responsibility in line with their ability and experience, and can expect a challenging and flexible working environment with frequent opportunities to learn new skills and widen experience. A large proportion of the apprentice time will be spent working with PC applications. The Group Finance teams are:
A minimum of 5 GCSEs at A-C grade, including Maths and English
3 A Levels A-C (or equivalent)
Good problem solving and data analysis skills; Strong organisational skills; Ability to work effectively and flexibly as part of a team; Excellent attention to detail.
Good interpersonal and communication skills; Positive approach to work with an excellent customer ethos;
Following successful completion of the scheme, you can expect to be placed in a permanent role.
Kaplan Financial is the UK market leader for ACCA training, with over 17,000 ACCA students studying with us every year. You can be confident that we have the experience and expertise to deliver this new qualification.
During your apprenticeship you will study the following modules: Accountant in Business; Management Accounting and Financial Accounting, all whilst displaying relevant skills and behaviours in the workplace.
Foundations in Accountancy is a suite of accountancy awards from ACCA for those wanting to start a career in accounting and finance. If you are a recent school leaver, have no accounting experience or do not have the required academic standard to begin ACCA you should start on the FIA route.
CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting gives you fundamental knowledge of business and accountancy. You must pass all four exams to gain the Cert BA qualification. On successful completion you can opt to progress onto the CIMA Professional qualification and subsequently become a qualified Management Accountant.
25 days holiday plus bank holidays, and staff pension offered. DO NOT APPLY DIRECTLY TO THE COMPANY - DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT MEET THE MINIMUM ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS
If you are keen to get started in a career in finance or accountancy, we can assure you that Kaplan’s Apprenticeship and Traineeship programmes will be a great choice.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Kaplan Financial on 0203 122 0146 or
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