Finance Sandwich Placement Internship Jobs Vacancy at Kaplan International London
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Finance Sandwich Placement Internship Jobs Vacancy at Kaplan International London Jobs Details:
Location: West Kensington, London
Contract: fixed-term (12 months)
Start date: 29th August 2018
We are recruiting a Finance Sandwich Placement Intern to join our Finance team in West Kensington, London. You’ll initially be responsible for managing a small part of a Credit Control ledger as well as supporting the Credit Control team with daily administrative tasks.
Your responsibilities will initially include:
Intercompany bank transactions
Maintain accurate and up to date customer accounts
Collection of overdue accounts
Assist in clean-up of Ledgers in preparation of Financial Year End
Chase agents/ sponsors by phone and email
Query handling and dispute resolution within company guidelines and policy
Raising manual debits/credits to reflect accounting movement on the ledger
Weekly commission transfer to agent accounts
Adding payment notes in our in-house database
Fostering and maintaining good business relationships with agents/sponsors and all stakeholders
Ad hoc admin tasks
Based on progress, you will potentially further benefit from exposure to various areas of the finance department, i.e. Accounts Payable and Finance Operations.
You’ll be studying an Accounting/Business/Finance degree and will be looking to gain some crucial experience that will help develop your career in finance.
In addition, you’ll have:
Ability / desire to work in a high volume, fast paced, transactions orientated environment
Intermediate Excel knowledge (V Lookups, pivot tables, formatting of data…)
IT literacy - Microsoft Office, Outlook
Team player with flexibility to work additional hours to complete the task if required, or help out other team members
Ability to use initiative and take ownership of ledger and tasks
Strong client focus and good communication skills (verbal and written)
Ability to demonstrate organizational savvy in getting things done through formal and informal networks
Strong communication skills
Ability to work well under pressure and manage time well
Flexibility and adaptability
Some knowledge of and experience of working with accounting principles (desirable)
Knowledge of accounting systems (desirable)
What we will offer you:
As a Finance Sandwich Placement Intern, working within the Finance Team, you will be joining a dynamic multilingual business in the high-growth industry of international education and in a company which prides itself on its exceptional student experience and study outcomes. You will be provided with an initial induction, overview of the business, and systems training (Salesforce, Great Plains, Sharepoint, in-house databases).
Your experience gained by working with Kaplan International will enhance your career by giving you the following:
A comprehensive blended learning experience allowing you to experience life in a busy Finance team of an exciting, growing international business
Experience of a leading international education business
The opportunity to work in our offices in the heart of Kensington / London
The chance to be part of a dynamic multicultural team
Experience of working in a fast paced, customer driven Finance function
Apply with both your CV and covering letter telling us why you would be suitable for this role via our online application form by 1st June, 2018 . We consider cover letters to be an important part of the application process so please do be sure to include one.
Kaplan International English , a division of Kaplan Inc ., is an exciting company in the world of international education. With 41 English language schools in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, we are a leading provider of English language courses and other study abroad programmes for students from more than 100 countries around the world.