We are seeking a motivated and conscientious apprentice who is interested in working in
M&GPrudential is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple – to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.
Finance Operations is a diverse area to work in, with responsibilities for Data Governance, Asset Data, and Unit Linked operations as well as many others. It is closely linked to other areas of the business, such as Actuarial and Accounting functions.
As an Accounts Payable Apprentice, you will support the payment functions using a variety of different applications. You will be fully trained and supported to use each of these applications.
Your daily duties will vary and include:
Processing supplier invoice payments
Working with our Purchase to Pay application. This will involve developing an understanding of the procurement process
Processing personal expense claims
Reconciliation of corporate credit card expense claims
Managing accounts payable queries through a shared email box
Supporting business projects
Coordinating team meetings including minutes taking and actions tracking
Providing ad hoc admin support to the team where required
This is a fixed term contract for 15 months upon which the business may decide to retain, subject to the apprentice performance, headcount and available funding. If recruited into a permanent role, the individual will follow the career progression applicable to the specific role/department.
As an Accountancy Apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship at Level 3. Within the
Good communication skills, both written and verbal
Attention to detail
Ability to organise and prioritise workload
Ability to work to deadlines
Basic understanding of MS Office (Word, Outlook)
Good understanding of MS Excel
Strong mathematical ability
Ability to work in a diverse team
Ability to build and develop relationships
Problem-solving abilities coupled with intelligence, passion and a drive to learn
The role would ideally be suited to a confident individual with a positive outlook and good attention to detail, a desire to learn and with an interest in a career in Finance. The successful applicant should enjoy working as part of a team and be able to manage their time effectively. The applicant would ideally have an inquisitive and can-do attitude, with an interest in process improvement.
Experience of an office or business environment