Apprentice Accounts Assistant

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Vertical Aerospace Group Ltd is building technology to revolutionise how people fly. Our mission is to make air travel personal, on-demand and carbon-free.  We are looking for an apprentice accounts assistant to join our small finance team.

Duties will be wide ranging and varied and will include:

  • Maintaining the purchase ledger to cover all activities, include processing invoices, credit notes & preparing payments
  • Assisting the Accountants with other accounting activities
  • Booking journals
  • Sending remittance advice notes to vendors
  • Managing & building strong internal & external relationships
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of the creditors control account & preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Ensure correct set up of suppliers on the ERP system
  • Employee expenses payment preparation
  • Adherence to the internal control environment, financial process & controls
  • Assistance in the preparation of the quarterly VAT returns where required
  • Ad hoc financial reporting as required 


Basic Qualifications/Experience:

  • AAT/Professional qualification studier
  • Strong numeracy & advanced excel skills


Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

  • A’levels


Key personal qualities:

Key attributes to include the ability to work in a rapidly changing environment & to propose, justify, initiate & implement change.  Comfortable adopting a can-do approach to the work & prepared to work up or down a level to get the job done.  A self starter yet strong team player

To apply for this role, submit your CV and a covering letter to us.

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