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Accounts Administrator - Modern Apprenticeship

JWF are searching for an Accounts Administrator to work within our team in Glasgow whilst completing a Modern Apprenticeship in Accounting. We wish to recruit a school leaver who may prefer to enter employment straight from school rather than attend higher education.

  • Office based in Glasgow
  • Starting salary of £12,750 per year
  • Full-time (35 hours per week)
  • Training provider – PeoplePlus (online)
  • SCQF Level 5

About JWF

JWF has nearly 60 years’ experience of providing measurement solutions and our customers think of us as their measurement partner for all of their flow, pressure, temperature and level needs.

JWF staff provide engineering expertise alongside our portfolio of world class instrumentation products and services. We provide measurement products and services to support our customers’ demands throughout the lifecycle of their operation.

Job Overview

Your apprenticeship will fulfil the role of Accounts Administrator within the Finance and Customer Services functions of the business. Working directly with qualified and experienced staff members, you will develop business and bookkeeping skills within a fast-moving technical sales environment.

The role will be exposed to all aspects of JWF business processes, including:

  • Sales, purchasing, inventory and general ledger processing and operations
  • Bank and cash
  • Reconciliation and financial analysis
  • General office administration duties

What will I learn?

JWF wish to support career development through an Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification attaining a recognised Accountancy qualification.

In your first year you will undertake a Modern Apprenticeship in Accounting SCQF Level 5 in which you will complete an AAT Foundation Certificate in Accounting.

Once successful JWF would support completion of an AAT Advanced Diploma in Accounting before continuing to an AAT Professional Diploma in Accounting. Thereafter there are further opportunities for professional qualification.

See more information here about AAT.

Qualifications required

You must have attained 4 Higher passes including Maths and English, both preferably at A grade.

Skills & Qualities required

  • Ambitious, determined and keen to learn & develop
  • Confident interpersonal and communication skills
  • Numerate and literate
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to plan, organise and prioritise
  • Questioning and listening skills
  • Knowledge of MS Office software

How to apply

To apply please email CV and covering letter to Siobhan Dalby

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