Job Summary
  • Salary
    £127.50 (per week)
  • Location
    Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Sector
    Accounting Level 3
  • Duration
    12 Months
  • 1 Position Available
  • Closing Date
    27th January 2017
  • Employer Name
    Acorn Insurance And Financial Services Limited
  • Distance from academy
    • 11.9 Miles
    • 31 Minutes
  • Address
    Liverpool Road, Formby L37 6BS, United Kingdom

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a reputable insurance firm in Formby for a Finance Apprentice. This role is to assist the team within finance with purchase ledger and credit control. You will also be involved in the month-end process.

This role is to assist with the accounts team.  You will also be involved in the month-end process which includes prepayments, accruals and invoicing. Main duties will include:

  • Posting invoices to the Accounts System
  • Liaising with 3rd party suppliers
  • Assisting the team with bank reconciliations
  • Assisting with month end prepayments and accruals
  • Assisting with monthly fixed assets and depreciation
  • Administration duties

Working Week

Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm 37.5 hrs pw


Requirements & Prospects


Ideally a minimum 4 GCSE’s C and above Including Maths, English and ICT (or equivalents)

Desired Skills

Excellent Excel and IT skills

Personal Qualities

An ability to use own initiative and willing to learn

Future Prospects

Permanent position or chance to progress to level 4 AAT may be on offer to the right candidate

  • Apprenticeship Length
    12 Months
  • Training Provider
    Aspire Achieve Advance Ltd
  • Academy Location


Throughout the duration of your Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Accountancy Academy in Liverpool on a day release basis, the remainder of your training will be completed in the workplace.

You will work to achieve the highly recognised AAT (Association of Accounting Technicians) qualification and receive MAAT (Member of Association of Accounting Technicians) status.

You will be learning about all aspects of Accounting and learning new skills related to how businesses work. On the Apprenticeship there will be a good mixture of hands-on practical work and written work.

Qualification Gained

Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3)