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Trainee Accountant with Study Support

Reference: 21116


Belfast, County Antrim


£21000 - £23000

Job Type


Date Posted

25 May, 2023

Are you an aspiring Accountant?

We are seeking a graduate of Accounting, Finance or a similar field for an excellent opportunity to kick start your career in accounting and put you on a direct path to becoming chartered!

If you are ambitious, well organised, analytical and have excellent attention to detail then pursuing further studies in accounting could be the right path for you.

What you will gain:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Bonus potential
  • Study Support (CIMA or ACCA)
  • Excellent training, mentoring and clear progression path internally.
  • Recognition and awards
  • Perks such as staff discounts and early Friday finish!
  • Company benefits package.

As Trainee Accountant you will assist the team to produce high quality financial information in a timely manner, learning directly from a team of experienced professionals. You will learn the ins and outs of a commercial business and becoming proficient in accounting standards and practices.

What you will be involved with:

  • Managing customer credit and finance transactions.
  • Ensure that all documents are approved and processed in a timely manner.
  • Bank reconciliations, accruals and prepayments, follow up of review points, ad-hoc journal preparation and input, intercompany reconciliations, fixed asset accounting inc. assets under construction, hire purchase accounting, accounting for loans.
  • Month end close and management account preparation.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Reporting to internal and external stakeholders of all levels of financial knowledge.
  • Assisting in audit preparation.
  • Additional ad-hoc tasks and projects.

Your application will stand out if you offer:

  • Accounting or Finance degree or business degree with a significant finance component.
  • Committed to study professional qualifications (CIMA/ACCA)
  • Good teamwork and strong communication skills.
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills, with excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Placement experience within a finance team (desirable)
  • Experience using an accounting software (desirable)

If you are interested in becoming a qualified accountant and are seeking an opportunity in the Belfast area on a permanent, full-time basis then get in touch today with your application!

Next Steps:
Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant from the Abacus team on 0044 (0) 28 9031 3157 for a confidential discussion. We aim to respond to all inquiries within 4 business hours.
The team at Abacus manages a range of permanent and contract positions throughout Northern Ireland, the UK and the Republic of Ireland. If you are experienced and/or professionally qualified we can support your job search.
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