At Beelivery, we are already the UK’s leading grocery delivery service, but we aspire to be the number one globally.
We’re excited to be hiring an Accountants Department Trainee to join our growing team.
This role is only available to people eligible to work as part of the Government’s Kickstart Scheme.
What’s the kickstart scheme?
Kickstart offers an opportunity of a 6 month work placement (25 hours a week), accessible to young people aged 16-24 who are in receipt of Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.
What you’ll be doing
You will gain excellent experience related to managing financial records across a broad range of areas including:
Processing payments, invoices, income and receipts and entering data into accounting software or databases then filing hard copies
Preparing financial statements showing business income and expenditure
Paying vendor invoices and tracking bank account balances
Completing VAT returns
Verifying the accuracy of business accounts and alerting the Accountant of errors
Recording any inconsistencies to help the Accountants reconcile inaccuracies
Developing monthly financial statements including cash flow, profit and loss and balance sheets
Preparing employee wages
Managing employee expense claims
Helping the Accountant with administrative duties and preparing yearly accounts
You will operate within the Company Values.
For this position you will need an ambition to work in an accounting role.
You will have an excellent telephone manner that is courteous and empathetic as well as experience working in customer service, ideally in an online retail environment.
You will have excellent communication and team working skills with the ability to work with and influence others within a culture of Continuous Improvement.
You will need strong IT skills including experience of web-based retail systems, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Teams and be willing to go beyond the call of duty.
This role is home-based (UK only) and you will need to supply your own laptop with a high-speed internet connection.
What are the working hours?
You’ll work 25 hours per week. The times will be agreed between us upon joining.
What you can expect when you join our team?
We pay the national minimum wage
Access to our world-class training platform, each employee receives a £200 learning and development budget for continuous improvement
Fast paced exciting work
The opportunity to work with great people
We use Hive360 for access to online payslips, a range of personal wellbeing tools, an Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 telephone and online doctor service, a Consultation Support Line, retail discounts & offers, and a pension plan through TAM
As we continue to grow, there are lots of opportunities for career progression
We run fun, virtual social events like pub quizzes
At Beelivery, we believe in getting the right talent onboard. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. Our process is objective and we have all candidates go through the same experience by completing the Bryq assessment, which is a 20 minute online bias-free assessment, enabling us to screen candidates only on the job and company requirements. Once completed our team will reach out to inform you about the potential next steps of the process.
|Company Name||We Deliver Local Ltd TA Beelivery|
|Hourly Rate From||4.62|
|Hourly Rate To||8.91|
|Website Link / Email address to Apply||https://beelivery.recruitee.com/o/accounts-department-trainee-kickstart-scheme|
|Sector(s)||Transport and Logistics|