AAT level 2 Junior Accounts Apprentice

  • Aburnet (Hair Containment Solutions) Ltd
  • Ilkeston DERBY , Derbyshire
  • £18525 per annum

Are you looking to build a long-term career in Accountancy? Then look no further! Start your career today with a level 2 apprenticeship with Aburnet (Hair Containment Solutions) Ltd and Kaplan. You will be gaining valuable workplace experience whilst working towards the AAT Level 2 qualification.

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  • GMFJ Reference
  • Wages
    £18,525 p/a
  • Hours
    37.50 per week
  • Date Posted
  • Start Date

  • Location
    Ilkeston DERBY
  • Status
    Now Taking Applications
  • Sector
  • Opportunity Type
    Intermediate Level 2
  • Employer
    Aburnet (Hair Containment Solutions) Ltd


With training initial duties will include, but are not limited to:-

  • Balancing reconciliations
  • Producing reports
  • Processing payments and receipts
  • Processing documents
  • Maintaining shipment calendars
  • Responsible for outgoing inter-company shipments
  • Monitoring stock levels
  • Monitoring staff efficiencies

Within our Head Office in Ilkeston, where all of the admin/accounting functionality is based, duties are across all of the Aburnet group companies.

For more information about this vacancy please contact Kaplan Financial on 0151 202 0542 (Ref ID: 184452)

  • Experienced Microsoft Office Excel user
  • Confident IT user
  • Competent Microsoft Office Work and Outlook user
  • Numerate

  • GCSE grade B or equivalent in Maths and English
  • At least 3 other GCSE’s at grade C, or above (equivalent)

AAT Level 2.

Foundation covers the basic principles of accountancy, and is your starting point if you’ve never studied accountancy before. You’ll learn the basic principles of accountancy, such as double-entry bookkeeping, costing and preparing financial statements, as well as how to use accountancy software.

To pass this level, you'll be examined on five units (also known as subjects), of which one includes the synoptic assessment. This tests the knowledge you have gained throughout the level, covering multiple (but not all) units. All assessments are computer-based exams (CBE).

The area you will cover include:

  • Bookkeeping transactions

  • Bookkeeping controls

  • Elements of costing

  • Using accounting software

  • Foundation Synoptic Assessment


  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Methodical
  • Ability to handle a fast paced environment, working to pre-set defined deadlines
At Aburnet hard word and dedication is rewarded. As the company resumes its growth with the launch of digitally printed products, the successful candidate will be supported to continue through the various levels of the AAT (and beyond) and as part of a succession schedule, progress from Junior Accounts Apprentice to Accounts Assistant, reporting to the Senior Accounts Manager primarily.

Benefits Include:

  • Full time employees receive 31 day's annual leave per year, including bank holidays.
  • The company has 2 annual shut downs (Christmas and Whit), which usually leaves 15 days to be taken at choice.
  • Automatic enrolment into the government NEST pension scheme on successful completion of the standard probationary period (usually 3 months).
  • Parking is available on site, and we are also very easily accessible by public transport (bus or train).

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