Accounts Apprentice

Posted 07 May 2024
Job type Apprenticeships
Discipline Accounting

Job description

Accounts Apprentice 

Here at Group 1 Automotive we are actively looking for enthusiastic individuals excited to join our ever-growing automotive family, and if you’re as passionate about cars as we are then we'd love to welcome you to the team where you will be welcomed into a friendly team and be part of our exciting journey. As an Accounts Apprentice at Group 1 Automotive you will be welcomed into a friendly team and have the opportunity to work with an exciting brand whilst learning the skills needed to start your career in finance.

What you will be doing?

Working within a large Finance Team providing accounts support for a Brand of vehicles

Reconciliation of customer and supplier accounts

Completing daily and month bank reconciliations

Keeping records accurate and up to date

Ensuring customers pay on time and chase them for overdue invoices

Processing payments

Supporting the preparation of management accounts and month-end duties

What we are looking for? 

We are looking for individuals who meet the below criteria to join our team. If you think you’ve got what it takes and meet the criteria below, then please apply!

A hard-working professional with the desire to maintain and improve upon high standards

You will be professional with the ability to deal with challenging situations

Have an accurate and methodical approach to work

Will be able to meet deadlines and prioritise work

A good working knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Office is essential

Previous experience of working in a finance role is not essential for this position.

Why work for Group 1 Automotive

There are many great reasons to join the Group 1 Automotive team, including the following industry-leading benefits package:

Competitive salary & study support

Free parking

Accelerated training pathways

State of the art facilities with modern automotive technology

Family friendly benefits such as enhanced Paternity & Maternity leave

Long Service holiday rewards that increase with your length of service

Paid day off for your birthday

Plus, much more!!

Our Values

At Group 1 Automotive we pride ourselves on our five core values that are incorporated in all we do. Respect - Integrity - Transparency - Teamwork - Professionalism. These are the principles that every member of our team lives by, whether that be business functions, customer interactions, how we interact with the local community and even how we view each other in the team.

Who we are?

Group 1 Automotive is well-established and growing within the UK, with a wide representation of brands across America too. We primarily operate in the East and South East of England, representing brands across a range of dealerships and employing over 3,000 colleagues that are dedicated to providing exceptional customer service. We recognise that a successful business is built around the quality and contentment of its people. As such, we are committed to providing fantastic career opportunities, state of the art resources, comprehensive training, competitive earnings packages and a wide variety of benefits and provisions to ensure our teams receive the utmost support, both professionally and personally.