Trainee Accounts Assistant

Trainee Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Trainee Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 16230/001_1558521559
Contact Name: Natalie Moyles
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2019 11:39

Job Description

Are you studying your AAT and looking to learn from an amazing leader? Then please read on. You will be taking full ownership of the Accounts duties working in a small team.

Here's what a typical day looks like:

  • Working across a number of businesses as part of the finance team
  • Processing purchase ledger invoices, through to payment
  • Processing sales ledger invoices
  • Posting cash receipts and payments from the bank
  • Recording assets of the business and making sure that they are depreciated in line with policy
  • Month end journals relating to accruals and prepayments


  • Knowledge of financial systems, ideally Sage 50
  • Experience of purchase and sales ledger invoice processing
  • Experience of posting bank transactions and reconciliations
  • Experience of processing payroll, or collating information for payroll processing
  • Account reconciliations
  • Processing supplier payment runs
  • Knowledge of VAT

Remuneration package:

  • Salary; £17,000 - £23,000
  • Full study support package towards the AAT
  • Pension
  • 37.5 hours - 8.30am-5pm

Don't have an up to date CV? Don't worry please give us a call and we can take it from there.