Trainee Accounts Assistant

Location Carlisle
Discipline: Finance & Accounting
Job type: Entry Level
Salary: £20000.0
Contact name: Gemma Dewhurst

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Job ref: 6293
Published: 2 months ago

Are you looking for your first role in finance? We are working closely with a large UK wide retailer who are looking to recruit for a Trainee Accounts Assistant. This is a full time permanent role based on site in Carlisle City Centre 5 days per week. 

Key Responsibilities for the Trainee Accounts Assistant: 
- Provide support to stores, Area Managers and Finance directors by answering any queries on store accounts 
- Assist with the production of budgets & forecasts
- Prepare monthly journals 
- Budget analysis 
- Attend finance review meetings and provide information on store performance 
- Support with the monthly management accounts 

Key Skills for the Trainee Accounts Assistant:
- Strong working knowledge of software packages, including Excel, CRM systems and Budget Packages 
- Ability to manage your own time and prioritise your own workload 
- Excellent analytical skills 
- Able to effectively work under pressure and to strict deadlines 

Please apply as directed