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Ewloe, North Wales, near Chester

Anwyl Group

Closing Date:
Mon 31st May, 2021

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Accounts Apprentice

Accounts Apprentice

Accounts Apprentice

Anwyl Group was founded in 1930 as a joinery and woodworking contractor based in North Wales. Since then, we have expanded and now operate three divisions: Anwyl Homes, Anwyl Construction and Anwyl Land located in St David’s Park, Ewloe.

Accountancy Apprenticeship is being offered to a successful candidate who will have an opportunity to assist and learn various aspects of accountancy within our Accounts department alongside our experienced team.  This role will provide a successful candidate an insight and valuable experience whilst ensuring that all operations within accounts department run smoothly and efficiently.

Working Hours/ Days:   1 day college release- TBC;

Mon- Thurs 8:30am – 5.15pm/ Fri 8:30am – 4:00pm

Reporting to:                   Group Finance Director

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Regularly go through daily post and distribute to correct members of accounts team;
  • Monitor accounts email inboxes to ensure information received is passed to the correct section
  • Develop skills within purchase ledger team so that you can;
    • register invoices onto the system;
    • attach the electronic copy of invoice onto the ledger entry;
    • match invoices to purchase orders
  • Monitor sales ledger and send statements to customers to chase delayed payment;
  • Ensure NHBC and Land Registry invoices are correct and inputted onto the system;
  • General accounts administration, i.e. filing, answering overflow phone calls, forwarding messages, posting invoices, maintaining relevant spreadsheets;
  • Any other duties as requested and required at times by the Group Financial Controller and broader Finance team.

Future responsibilities:

  • Daily bank reconciliations;
  • On a monthly basis run an aged debtor and aged retention using through Jet reports;
  • Keep an accurate record of ground rents; produce invoices and monitor received payments;
  • Process any bank payments to update accounts system (Evision) accordingly.

The successful candidate will have the following experience, skills and attributes:

  • A-C grades in English and Maths;
  • Keen interest in accounting and willingness to work towards AAT;
  • Attention to detail and high standard of accuracy;
  • Excellent numerical skills;
  • Excellent organisational skills;
  • Good communication skills, written and oral;
  • Good administrative skills;
  • Confidentiality and professionalism;
  • Proficient and confident Microsoft Office user (Excel, Outlook, Word);
  • Time management;
  • Demonstrates initiative;
  • Ability to work effectively in a team;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to develop good working relationships;
  • Adaptable/flexible;
  • Punctuality.

This is a great opportunity to join, learn and progress with a well-established and continuously growing organisation.  If you have the relevant skills and experience or would like further information please contact us.

Closing date: 31st May 2021.

If you have the relevant skills and experience please send your CV to Kasia Kondrat, HR Executive,


Anwyl Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.