Graduate Trainee Financial Accountant

Location: Dorking, Surrey Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Sector: Financial Services Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Steve Barham

Graduate Trainee Financial Accountant



This opportunity is to work for a global financial services orginisation, who are market leading in their sector. They are looking for an enthusiastic and numerically gifted Graduate Financial Accountant to join their Financial Management team responsible for the reporting, forecasting and analysis. They offer a generous study support package to complete an ACCA or CIMA accounting qualification. They have a very supportive environment with low staff turnover due to their strong emphasis and investment in their people culture.

About you

  • Strong numerical skills, exemplified by strong A-Level grades in Maths, Physics, Economics or Accounting
  • Educated to degree level, ideally in the related subjects
  • A desire to study towards an accounting qualification

The role interacts with individuals and managers across the business, as well as external parties. Coordination of the month end close process and explanation of variances to the financial plan.

The Key Accountabilities of the Graduate Financial Accountant will be as follows:

  • General ledger maintenance and updated accurately in line with current reporting recruitments at all times
  • Periodic close and Reconciliation
  • Assist the month end close process including overseeing the reconciliation processes
  • Provide key reports to all financial reporting stakeholders
  • Support the production of the financial statements, reporting accounts and external returns for each entity
  • Offering strong leadership ensuring that all team members have effective development including training and coaching plans
  • Process review with a view to continuous improvement

This is a rare opportunity to join a business that has a well-established and high performing team, where they are looking for somebody to join at a junior level and develop within the business.

The company has a great company culture, which is demonstrated by its glassdoor reviews, for more information, please call Sian Driscoll on 01342 330571, or if you're interested please apply online.

This advert was posted by Gold Group - one of the UK's leading niche recruitment consultancies. We span a variety of specialist industries and are the recruitment company to help you find your next career opportunity. We pride ourselves on our commitment to candidates and stick to our ethos of finding the right role for the right person. Visit our website or get in touch today to discuss this role, find out what else we've got or just for a chat about the state of your industry. Services advertised by Gold Group are those of an Agency and/or an Employment Business. Please be aware that we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview. A copy of our privacy policy can be found here: Gold Group is an equal opportunity & diversity employer. A copy of our equal opportunity & diversity policy can be found here:

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