A major distribution group are offering bright and analytical graduates the opportunity to kick-start a financial accountancy career with one-to-one training and CIMA study support. Joining their prestigious Head Office in Knutsford, you will work within a dynamic accounts team and gain the key skills and knowledge to build a successful career.
About the Opportunity
This is an excellent opportunity to join and build your career with a leading GBP1.3 billion UK turnover group of companies. Joining them as a Graduate Trainee Financial Accountant you will receive comprehensive training in accounting and be given an insight into many different aspects of the Finance Department. You'll develop all the necessary skills to become a Financial Accountant and to establish a progressive and successful career for yourself within a stable company.
In addition to top training provided (specialist accounts training, CIMA study support including study leave, skills training in various business fields, one-on-one mentoring from a colleague and visiting one of the company's commercial operations to gain a better understanding of the business), you can also expect the following benefits:
A starting salary of GBP24,000
Your share of the company's profits as an annual bonus
Being part of a young, professional team of 25 within a wider finance department
Close supervision from leading figures within the company
The opportunity to meet, liaise with and learn from successful managers within the business
Regular salary reviews as you progress
Excellent company pension scheme
Free parking and free cafeteria on-siteThere are excellent opportunities for career progression within the group, both within the accounts and finance department and into other commercial/managerial roles.
To be successful in this Graduate Trainee Financial Accountant role, you should be:
A well-educated and bright university graduate with a 2.1 or above in a finance-related degree and strong academic results throughout your education
Numerically minded and passionate about building a career within finance and accounts
Personable with good communication skills
A team player who is professional and well-presented
Switched-on, motivated and enthusiastic
Able to work towards deadlines and has a strong eye for detail
A quick learner with excellent numeracy and literacy skillsThink you have what it takes? Apply today to find out more