Apprentice Finance & Business Services

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 09/12/2018 23:59
£8,103.00 - £15,106.00 annually
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
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Closing date:
9 Dec
Further Information

Are you looking for an opportunity to gain a Level 2 or 3 Business Administration apprenticeship qualification whilst gaining valuable work experience? Stockton Borough Council has an exciting new opportunity within their Finance and Business Services Department. This is a great opportunity to work in a number of professional teams across the department including: Finance, Procurement, Revenues & Benefits, Information Governance, ICT Systems Support, Health & Safety, Insurance and Internal Audit.

You will gain valuable work experience supporting the different teams within the department in a diverse range of administrative tasks including: data input and analysis, producing management information, dealing with telephone enquiries, working with various ICT systems and general administration duties. As a Stockton Council employee you will be provided with a mentor who will support you in developing your career and who will encourage you to try new things.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working, positive individual who is self-motivated and able to work on their own initiative as well as being a team player. The successful candidate will be committed to providing excellent service, be willing to learn and develop and will not be afraid to try new things.

As an Apprentice, you will be eligible to apply for any internal vacancies as and when they arise within the Council and upon completion of the apprenticeship you may be able to progress into a higher level apprenticeship specialising in one area within the department should an opportunity be available.

For detailed information on this role, please refer to the Job Description, Person Specification and Department Information.

Please ensure you refer to the essential and desirable criteria detailed in the Person Specification when completing your application as they are used to select candidates for interview.

For a further informal discussion, please contact Martin Skipsey, Strategic Procurement & Governance Manager, on 01642 526364 or Julie Auffret, Revenues & Benefits Manager on 01642 526662.

Apprenticeship opportunities are open to anyone over the age of 16 years with no upper age limit. Please note however you will be required to meet the entry requirements for the Level 2 or 3 Business Administration course which will be delivered by Learning & Skills.

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council ensures that all customers, both internal and external receive a consistently high quality level of service.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.