Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship

  • Stoke City FC
  • Stoke-on-Trent, UK
  • 09 Mar, 2023
Apprentice EFL Finance

Job Description

Stoke City Football Club is looking for an Assistant Accountant Apprentice to join its Finance department based at the bet365 Stadium.

We are looking for a self-motivated person willing to learn and take on new challenges with enthusiasm and a can do attitude.

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful applicant will support various aspects of the finance function of this busy EFL Championship club.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of the purchase ledger to ensure accurate and timely payment of suppliers.
  • Processing staff expense claims.
  • Reconciling bank accounts.
  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly management accounts.

Key Skills, Experience and Attributes:

  • Well presented, with a confident manner.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, positive and friendly.
  • Ability to multi task and prioritise work.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills.
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office applications, in particular Excel.
  • Able to handle confidential information in a discrete manner.
  • About to commence or working towards level 3 or level 4 AAT.

The position will be offered on a full time basis. All relevant training will be provided including study towards the AAT Accounting Technician qualification.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Background checks and DBS checks at the appropriate level will be obtained prior to employment commencing.