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Business Management/Accounts Trainee 12 Month Internship - Leeds

Business Management/Accounts Trainee 12 Month Internship - Leeds

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We are excited to announce an opening for a Business Management/Accountant 12 Month Placement Student at our Administrative Head Office based in Leeds.  This position will begin in summer 2018 and offers solid professional learning and development opportunities. The ideal candidate will portray strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent organisational and time management skills and exceptional attention to detail.


Working within the Business Management department of 12 people, the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day financial operations of a number of our rental branches. 



Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • assisting in the production of the monthly management accounts by preparing & submitting journal entries and accruals
  • approving branch cash, credit and debit card transactions
  • approving branch petty cash expenditure
  • frequent branch visits to train & develop employees on administrative concepts and to assist with audits.
  • liaising with rental branches on a daily basis 
  • implementation & analysis of cost control & revenue generation initiatives
  • monthly preparation of P&L and balance sheet schedules
  • assisting with statistical & ad-hoc reports as requested
  • becoming the contact for national accounts including statement preparation, invoice queries & payment collection.
  • administrative support in terms of billing queries, correction and copy invoices
  • reporting to various management levels 

Attributes needed for this role will be:

  • strong analytical, communication & organisational skills with the ability to pay attention to detail
  • a demonstrated ability to prioritize and juggle multiple competing tasks & demands
  • intermediate knowledge/proficiency of a variety of computer software applications, particularly Microsoft Excel.
  • good interpersonal skills and an ability to maintain sensitive information and records
  • ambition to pursue a Business Management career path






The successful candidate will:


  • be a current 2nd year university student looking to spend their 3rd year in industry
  • be studying finance or accounting or a related subject 
  • hold a full valid UK driving licence



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