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Trainee Accounts Assistant

Pin icon OL11 Rochdale
Pound Sterling icon £11.44 per hour + AAT study package
Clock icon Permanent
Calendar icon 14 Jun 2024
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Are you ready to kickstart your career in finance? Join the friendly and dynamic team at Salt Separation Services, as a Trainee Accounts Assistant! – No previous financial experience required.

Trainee Accounts Assistant
Rochdale, OL11 1AP

  • Full time (37 hours per week)
  • Permanent position
  • £11.44 per hour + AAT study package (studied in your own time)
  • No financial experience required!

Please Note: Applicants must be authorised to work in the UK

Established in 1990, Salt Separation Services have been leading providers of engineered water treatment solutions to worldwide markets for over 30 years. We design, manufacture, test, install and commission Reverse Osmosis plants within multiple sectors, alongside technical assistance, and support for other manufacturers' water treatment systems.

About the Role:

As a Trainee Accounts Assistant, you will support our finance team while learning and developing your financial skills. This role offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience and contribute to our business's success.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist across the Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable functions
  • Perform accounts administrative duties as required
  • Monitor the accounts mailbox
  • Develop, implement, and audit departmental policies and processes
  • Carry out key financial reconciliations to ensure accuracy
  • Assist in the annual stock take
  • Be a key person in the annual asset audit
  • Support monthly management account preparations
  • Maintain and actively promote company culture in line with our core values
  • Perform any other reasonable tasks requested to meet the company's needs

The Ideal Candidate:

We are looking for a proactive and detail-oriented individual eager to start a career in finance. No previous financial experience is required, but the ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong time management abilities
  • Self-motivation and the ability to work well within a team
  • Forward-thinking mindset
  • Result-driven with strong attention to detail


Joining our team comes with several benefits designed to support your growth and well-being, including:

  • A progressive role with opportunities for growth and development
  • AAT study package to support your professional development
  • Being part of a growing, strong financial function at Salt Separation Services

Don’t miss this chance to start your career in finance with a company that values your development. Apply now!

How to apply for the role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this position, click “apply” today and check your inbox for an email providing more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any supporting documents.

You must be authorised to work in the UK. No agencies please.

Other suitable skills and experience include Trainee Accounts Assistant, Accounts Clerk, Finance Assistant, Accounting Assistant, Junior Accountant, Bookkeeping Assistant, Financial Administrator, Audit Trainee, Accounts Payable Assistant, Finance Trainee.