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Wage £12000 per year
Working week 5 day a week
Duration 18 Months
Closing date 31 Jan 2022
Possible start date 23 Aug 2021
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Assistant Accountant Apprenticeship

Millennium Group is an award-winning organisation encompassing of a cash and carry, direct delivery, wholesale, retail and leisure, specialising in export, distribution, sales and logistics.

About this role

The main activities and responsibilities include:

  • Login and scanning documents on the accounting system on daily basis.
  • Match vendor Invoice with the delivery note and purchase order resolving price and quantity queries with vendor and buying team.
  • Post matched vendor Invoices in multiple currencies on vendor account ensuring the accuracy of posting.
  • Post bank payment in multiple currencies ensuring the accuracy of posting.
  • Preparing bank reconciliation statements on daily basis.
  • Match and allocate payment and debit/credit notes on vendor account.
  • Reconcile vendor account with vendor statement as per frequency schedule.
  • Liaising with various vendors and buying team to resolve their queries.
  • Follow up and chase outstanding invoices/debit notes ensuring payment is received by the due date.
  • Set up and maintain Item Master.
  • Set up and maintain vendor master and credit limits on the accounting system.
  • Preparing and posting month-end and other journals.
  • Assisting in month-end closing within tight deadlines.
  • Support other team members within the department
  • Filing relevant accounting documents.
  • Any other ad-hoc jobs as assigned by the departmental head

Training provided

Assistant Accountant Level 3

Entry requirements

  • GCSE A-C or equivalent grades in English and Maths


Potential permanent position

Things to consider

Do you want a career in Finance?

About the employer

Millennium Group has over 20 years experience in the supply and distribution of Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG), both branded and non-branded to retail and wholesale markets in the UK and worldwide.

Offering a national and international delivery service, we supply over 10,000 customers a week across our wholesale, cash & carry, direct delivery and retail channels.

Employer: Millennium Group
Address: 57 King Edwards Road, Essex, IG11 7TS