Trainee Accountant

  • Location
    Blyth, Northumberland
  • Salary
    £ 18432 - £ 19432 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Assistant
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Industrial and Manufacturing
  • External Reference

Adecco Cramlington are delighted to represent their client with a fantastic opportunity. Our client is a highly successful and growing business who are looking for an Trainee Accountant

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast moving and growing business, with the potential to quickly take on responsibility and grow within the organisation.

The role will involve working in the Finance team, including closely with the Finance Director, with full training and career development provided for an enthusiastic individual looking to develop their career and complete their professional exams.

my Client are a high-growth dynamic business with exciting and ambitious plans ahead. This would be an ideal time to join the Finance team to gain experience and skills in a wide range of Finance areas as well as to contribute to the organisation's continued success.

Duties and Responsibilities

Main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Monthly management accounts preparation - balance sheet management, fixed assets register maintenance & reconciliation, depreciation, prepayments, accruals and any other nominal procedures.

  • Monthly bank reconciliations, VAT Returns, Governmental submissions and other accounting duties such as purchase invoices, purchase payments, payroll processing.

  • Other activities within the Finance team - you will have the opportunity to work within a dynamic and experienced team and role flexibility will be essential.

Skill Requirements


  • High levels of enthusiasm

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills - good team player

  • Strong IT / Microsoft Office (especially Excel) skills

  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills, with the ability to challenge

  • Ability to plan and manage changing priorities

  • Able to work to deadlines - both internally and externally

Desirable (but not Essential)

  • Accounting, Business, Mathematics degree qualified

  • SAGE experience


  • Fully funded financial & study time support for professional training towards becoming a qualified CIMA / ACCA accountant

  • £18,432 per annual for 37.5 hours per week (Satisfactory progression during your professional qualification related increase)

  • Private medical scheme

  • Defined contribution pension scheme

  • 33 days holiday (inclusive of 8 statutory days)

  • Bonus scheme

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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