Accounts Assistant - Apprentice

Closing Date: 28th January 2020
Reports To: Group Financial Controller
Position Summary:

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for an Accounts Assistant. The role is part of the head office finance team based in Bath. The finance team work closely with all of the key stakeholders within the business to ensure all appropriate information is received in a timely manner to complete tasks within the strict month end deadlines.

You’ll be responsible for:-

  • Ensuring all accounts payable invoices are entered onto Sage & reconciled.
  • Processing of employee expenses (including credit cards & cash) and compliance checking against company policy in a timely manner
  • Ledger accounts and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Analysis of accounts and expenditure
  • First line support for employee queries relating to expenses

About You

To be considered for this role you’ll have a desire to embark on a career in Finance and be willing to study for an accounting qualification.

You’ll have 5 GCSEs (including Maths & English) at Grade C / 4 or above and 3 A Levels at Grade C or above (including at least 1 in a numerate subject).

You will likely be a strong communicator with a high level of attention to detail and strong Microsoft Office skills.

You will also:-

  • Demonstrate a positive and flexible attitude
  • Be comfortable working with people at all levels
  • Manage your time effectively
  • Be able and willing to take ownership, responsibility and accountability for your work

This is a permanent role and during your first 12-18 months you will work towards completing a Level 4 Professional Accounting Technician Apprenticeship.

About Us

Rotork is a global FTSE 250 British Engineering company, the market leading valve actuator manufacturer and flow control and instrumentation company. We are embarking on a multi-year period of exciting change to accelerate the growth of our business and consolidate our world-wide market leadership position.

The full job description is available to download below.



Location: Bath, UK
Division: Rotork PLC
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: Accounts
Contact: Sarah Mampilly
Contact Email:

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