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Finance Graduate Apprentice

  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/22/209957
  • Published: Fri 09/09/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 23/09/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,650 - £20,043
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Westgate Plaza, Barnsley, South Yorkshire

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Finance team as a Graduate Apprentice supporting the Council to deliver its new Council Plan and Be Even Better Strategy.

 

Working within the Finance Business Unit, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in ensuring the Council’s Section 151 Officer’s responsibilities are fulfilled and that services receive an efficient, effective and market leading financial support service that supports our ambitions for Barnsley 2030.

 

The Council’s recently adopted People Strategy will act to support the successful candidate to adopt the culture and behaviours of a modern, agile, healthy, engaged, skilled and innovative workforce.

 

About the role

 

Working within the Finance team the Graduate Apprentice will provide excellent customer service and high quality, accurate financial support across a range of financial functions, contributing towards ensuring that the Council’s core financial systems are accurate, up to date and maintained and that financial processing of information is completed in a timely manner to support the delivery of the Council’s core priorities and support Directorates to deliver efficient and effective services.

 

Reporting to the Finance Team Leader the Graduate Apprentice will work within one of the finance functions and support the service in delivering specialist functions as required.

 

The Graduate apprentice will work within the teams and undertake a Professional apprenticeship programme specific to each team.

 

Finance Team

Apprenticeship programme

Corporate Finance & Business Partnering

Professional Accounting Technician

Payroll & Pensions

Payroll Administrator

Corporate Income & Debt

Advanced Credit Controller and Debt collection Specialist

Housing Benefits & Council Tax

Customer Service Specialist

 

 

About you

 

The successful candidate will be an ambitious individual seeking to progress their career within a financial role.  Adopting an enthusiastic, positive attitude to problem solving, and have excellent communication skills, being able to adapt their approach, behaviours, and actions to address the tasks in hand being able to work as part of a core team and flexible in their approach to meet the demands of the business unit and wider council.  

 

You will be the type of person who thrives on a challenge and can use your skills to deliver outcomes that really make a difference whist progressing with your career and qualifications in a financial environment.

 

 

  • Employer: Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Reference: BMBC/22/209957
  • Published: Fri 09/09/2022, 0:05 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 23/09/2022, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £19,650 - £20,043
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Westgate Plaza, Barnsley, South Yorkshire

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