Trainee Accountant

Sleaford, Lincolnshire
£16,302 to £27,668 per annum
24 May 2017
19 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



£14,659 (plus supplement to bring into line with annual Living Wage of £16,302) to £27,668 per annum

Grades 2-9

Are you looking for a job that offers a challenge? Would you like to join a small professional team that operates at the heart of the authority and is recognised for delivering sound financial management helping the Council to continue to deliver high quality services to the citizens of North Kesteven? If so, this may be the opportunity for you.

North Kesteven District Council have an exceptional and exciting opportunity within their Financial Services team and are looking for someone who is self-motivated and willing to learn.  If you are seeking a career in finance and are prepared to work hard and study hard, we would like to hear from you

The main duties of this post are to;

  • Assist in reconciliation of financial systems
  • Reconcile the Council’s bank accounts
  • Assist in the preparation of VAT claims
  • Assist in the closedown of the Councils Accounts
  • Support in the production of the Statement of Accounts
  • Assist in the production of budgets and budget monitoring information.

You should possess a good standard of education or equivalent including Maths and English and be prepared to study towards the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) qualification, allowing you to earn while studying for a widely recognised professional qualification. Also a high level of computer literacy and experience in Microsoft office and financial management systems is desirable.

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The closing date for applications is on 19th June 2017

Interviews will be held week commencing 3rd July 2017

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