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Trainee Management Accountant

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Simon Briffa

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    over 1 year ago

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Trainee Management Accountant

Fully supported professional accounting qualification including ACA, ACCA or CIMA

Highly motivated individual required for a permanent position within the finance team of a specialist professional services recruitment business

Sellick Partnership is a well-established leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across seven offices nationwide. Our core business values are Passionate, Respected and Engaging, and these have a significant impact on the way we work both internally and externally. "Shining a light on the future of our people" is our vision.

Our head office in Manchester currently have a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Management Accountant within our finance team, working on a full time, permanent basis, providing excellent assistance to our finance team.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will take on a variety of responsibilities whilst working alongside a strong team who will provide superb all around training. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking for experience, working in a fast paced, hard-working team environment.

The role

This role presents a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to start a career in finance. The successful candidate will be joining a great team who provide exceptional accounts and payroll support to our growing recruitment business.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the purchase ledger and purchase ordering system
  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Processing employee expense claims
  • Preparing ad-hoc management information
  • Assisting in the production of monthly management accounts
  • A top performer would be fully supported through a professional accounting qualification including ACA, ACCA or CIMA.

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will have an intermediate level in Microsoft Excel as a minimum. The role requires a switched-on individual who is self-motivated and highly organised. Attention to detail and team skills are very important to be a success in this role.

Full training is provided on our accounting package and bespoke timesheet / payroll system and therefore no previous experience is required. The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working in a finance team, however this is not essential.

Sellick Partnership offer additional benefits to all employees, including:

  • 25 days holiday (pro rata)
  • Three annual company-wide events
  • Investment in training and development
  • First Friday drinks

Sellick Partnership has been recognised as one 2019's 100 Best Workplaces in the UK by 'The Great Place to Work ® Institute'. Ranked 7th in the Medium Business category, the achievement recognises Sellick Partnership as having a high trust, high engagement workplace culture which attracts and retains talent, helping to drive our business success.

Sellick Partnership are Investor in People Silver accredited, ISO 9001 certified and boast a culture that promotes autonomy and innovation. Also recently listed on the London Stock Exchange's '1000 Companies to Inspire Europe' report, which all demonstrate our reputation for quality and continuous improvement and developing long-standing relationships.