Apprentice Finance Assistant ? Houst

Description : Apprentice Finance Assistant ? Houst. Company : Lewisham Council. Location : London

APP-20-028 Apprentice Finance Assistant – Houst

Salary: £20,000 per annum

Hours: 40

Duration: 18 months

Salary: £18,000 per annum

Closing date: 23 November (applications may close early based on demand

We are Houst. We're looking for a mission-driven candidates to join our team our team as the Finance Assistant Apprentice. Throughout your time with the company, you will gain experience in luxury property whilst completing your Level 3 Accounting qualification.

A typical day

  • Handling payment enquiries such as rent or refunds from other departments, landlords and/or tenants
  • Reconciling rent payments and arranging payouts to landlords
  • Maintaining correct rental accounts and chasing for rent where necessary
  • Liasing with other teams to ensure our information is correct and up-to-date
  • Coordinating the set up of new tenancies with our rent management software and our tenancy deposit scheme
  • Preparing income statements for our landlords

You must have

  • Five GCSE grades C - A* (4-9) or equivalent, including English
  • B or 5 at GCSE Maths
  • Level 3 qualification (A level, BTEC or equivalent)

Skills needed


Problem solving


  • Ability to work on your own initiative but also work well as part of a team
  • Great attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • A willingness to contribute ideas on processes