Trainee Finance Officer

Nottingham Permanent £18,000 - £20,000
  • Great opportunity for college leaver or graduate who wants 1st role in finance
  • An opportunity to learn, study further and kickstart your career in finance

About Our Client

My client is a manufacturing businesses based near Lenton in Nottingham.

Job Description

You will be working as part of a team of c. 13 in finance, and will be reporting into the Head of Finance, who will be your main mentor. The team will initially train you to perform duties in purchase ledger and sales ledger. However, the role does not end there, as in the foreseeable, you will have the opportunity to support with management accounts, improving finance processes, financial accounts and analysis. Once you have received all of the necessary training on purchase ledger and sales ledger, your duties will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Matching, batching and coding purchase invoices onto the system
  • Raising sales invoices
  • Making payments
  • Obtaining POs
  • Liasing with non-finance stakehodlers in the business
  • Dealing with suppliers' over the email and telephone
  • Raising sales invoices
  • Dealing with customers' invoice queries
  • Reconciling statements

The Successful Applicant

To apply for this role, you do not need experience of working in finance, but you must:

  • Have a genuine interest to work in finance
  • Have good excel skills
  • have strong oral communication skills
  • Be keen to learn and develop your experience

What's on Offer

Our client is offering:

  • an unrivalled training opportunity, as you will be mentored and developed by a Qualified Accountant
  • a salary between £18,000 and £20,000
  • study support for an accounting qualification such as CIMA, ACCA or AAT
  • a clear career path to progress further within the finance team
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 37.5 hour working week, with flexible working hours
  • An office based role
  • Free on site parking
  • Discounts at major retailers
Catherine Naylor
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Phone number
+44 1162 821578

Job summary

Sub Sector
Accounts Assistant
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Catherine Naylor
Consultant phone
+44 1162 821578
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