Apprentice Finance Administrator

Apprentice Finance Administrator

37 hours per week -21 month fixed term

£4.81 per hour (increase to minimum wage upon performance review after 12 months)


Do you have a desire to work and gain a qualification in finance?  Would you like to earn whilst you learn?

Well now is the time, as we have an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Finance Administrator to join our family at Lincoln City Foundation.  If you are just starting out on your finance journey or looking for a change of career this could be the role for you.

Based at the LNER Stadium in Lincoln, and home to Lincoln City FC, you will be joining a small and friendly team who will support you and help you learn all of the essential financial skills.

The Finance Administrator’s duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Working alongside the Business Support Leader and the finance team to ensure essential financial and administrative duties are completed accurately and by the required timescales

  • Accurately entering and maintaining information on the Xero accounting software, such as invoices, bank transactions and purchase orders.

  • Purchase and Sales ledger processing

  • Assisting the finance team with monthly management accounts and annual forecast and budget reports

  • Contribute to the delivery of excellent customer service


An apprenticeship is a funded programme where an individual learns new skills, knowledge and behaviours in a chosen sector. An apprenticeship will enable you to work and earn a wage whilst developing and gaining new skills as an employee.

Alongside your day-to-day duties, you will complete the AAT Foundation Certificate in Accountng (Level 2) over a period of 21 months. This is a nationally recognised qualification and the primary objective is for you to learn and understand how to carry out financial tasks to support the various needs of the business. You will be supported through this qualification by your line manager and the training provider. Lincoln City Foundation will allocate 20% of your weekly contracted hours towards studying for this qualification.


All applications must be completed using the Foundation application form for this role and returned directly to

We do not accept CV’s and cannot keep such documents on file.

Closing Date: 15th June 2022

If you would like an informal discussion or wish to find out more about the role, please call Sarah Campbell on 07704 159536.

As an employer, we are happy to explore flexible working options to suit your work-life balance.

Why join Lincoln City Foundation?

Lincoln City Foundation value it’s employees and aims to be an employer of choice. It is important to the Foundation to cultivate an environment of development and progression therefore actively encourage staff training (internally and externally), networking and opportunities to support a pathway for those that show initiative, innovation and dedication.

We look for individuals to enhance our team creativity, ambition and dynamic. We welcome those who are passionate, adaptable, high performing and target driven.

As a community-led charity we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the individuals we engage with. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly, responsible employer and can offer flexible working patterns. We welcome applications from a variety of backgrounds and abilities.

For more information on the Foundation please take a look at our strategy, vision and mission available on our website.



Lincoln City Foundation welcomes applications from all individuals and communities. Only information relevant to the role defined in the job description will be used in the selection process and personal data is retracted to remove unconscious bias.


No terminology in the advert you have seen is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, religion, disability or sexual orientation.


We welcome applications from candidates that wish to explore flexible working patterns