Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Trainee Management Accountant


Reference: JW0107

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £20,000.00

Maximum Salary: £23,000.00

Heyland Finance are working alongside this niche corporate services organisation as they look to recruit a Trainee Accountant into their Finance Team at their office in Wilmslow. This role will suit an ambitious and driven accountant looking for a role which will accelerate their development alongside studying towards a formal accountancy qualification.

The Trainee Accountant will report to the  Management Accountant, assisting them in all aspects of their role including production of monthly management accounts, budgets and forecasts, costings, adhoc analysis and reporting.

  • Purchase Ledger management
  • Sales Ledger management
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Preparation and productions of management accounts files
  • Balance sheet control account reconciliations
  • Preparation and posting of accrual and prepayment journals
  • Revalue and balance debtors and creditors
  • Posting of payroll journals
  • Intercompany balances and trading
  • Costing analysis
  • Assisting with Bank payment processing
  • Assisting with budget and forecast preparation, including detailed cost analysis
  • Maintain/create/develop process notes


The successful candidate will be:


  • Actively studying towards professional qualification
  • Able to work to a degree of autonomy with the tasks allocated
  • Able to prioritise workload and communicate conflicts to direct lead
  • Motivated to develop knowledge and skills and improve processes
  • Driven to meet personal and departmental deadlines