Graduate Trainee Accountant


£16000 - £18000 per annum


United Kingdom,Preston

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Due to continued growth my client, an energy business based in Preston, are currently recruiting for an Accountancy & Finance Graduate to join their business as a Trainee Accountant with Full Study Support.

This is an incredible opportunity to join a market leading business as a trainee, which provides full training, fully financed CIMA/ACCA study support and a starting salary of £16000.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Performing accrued revenue analysis and commission calculations
  • Prepare accounting records and financial reports as per company standards
  • Provide financial expertise based on company financial commitments and forecasts
  • Overseeing the businesses financial transactions
  • Perform reconciliations of account receivables and payables
  • Reconciliation of all account balances
  • Manage reporting of customer accounts
  • Conduct regular review meetings to ensure all actions are resolved

Key Requirements include:

  • Part-Qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA (desired)
  • Comfortable in analysing and reconciling large volumes of data
  • Strong problem solving and prioritisation skills
  • Strong communication skills

Our client is seeking a recent graduate with a minimum of a 2:1 in Accounting and Finance or any numerical based degree and an excellent all round academic record. The ideal candidate will possess strong excel skills and due to their semi-rural location, will have their own transport.

We do aim to contact all applicants as soon as possible, however if you haven't heard from us within 2 weeks of the date you submitted the application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will however keep your details on file and will contact you if any other suitable opportunities arise in the future.

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