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Finance/Accounts Trainee (12 Month Placement) - Aldershot

Finance/Accounts Trainee (12 Month Placement) - Aldershot

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Surrey/Hampshire/Berkshire Counties
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Add an annual turnover of $20.9 billion to a rental and leasing fleet of over 1.9 million vehicles spread across 9,600 locations worldwide and you get Enterprise Rent-A-Car – a business that’s grown into the largest global mobility provider in the world.


We are excited to announce and opening for a Business Management/Accountant 12 month placement student at our Business Support Office based in Aldershot.


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 with the Business Management department of  11 people, the successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day financial operations of a number of our growing departments.


Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Upholding fiduciary responsibility by providing accurate and timely financial reporting
  • Assisting in the production of the monthly management accounts by preparing & submitting journal entries and accruals
  • Financial statement and balance sheet schedule reconciliation and investigation as needed
  • Acting as a business partner to improve operations, provide useful reporting to support cost control and add value to the business.
  • Maintain a culture of ethical practice that demonstrates Enterprise core values
  • Work with departments to improve efficiencies in their operations and support them in group initiatives
  • Provide exceptional customer service and operational support to all operational departments
  • Foster and maintain a positive and fun work environment
  • Maintain and improve a strong system of internal controls
  • Oversee the accurate and timely completion of the monthly financial statement process


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 
  • be able to pass a security check including financial probity/basic criminality


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