Trainee Accounts Assistant

Do you want to start a career in accounts?


Job title: Trainee Purchase Ledger

Hours: Mon-Fri 9am to 5pm


We’re looking for a Trainee to start a career in the accounts department of a property company to handle their purchase ledger. Duties will include:

  • Checking invoices and resolving queries
  • Screening calls for the finance department
  • Adding new companies to the system
  • Filing and general admin



  • Good communication and team working skills
  • Good IT skills, including Excel
  • Numerate


Company benefits:

  • 20 days holidays plus 8 stats
  • Training on accounts software packages, including Sage and Qube


Our client is looking to interview as soon as possible, but you will need to meet with us in Stockport ahead of your interview so we can brief you in more detail about the role and the business.


To apply for this role, send your CV to Cathy Bates, our specialist Accounts and Finance recruitment consultant.


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Essential Personnel, Stockport Business of the Year winners, provide high quality permanent and temporary staff in Stockport, Cheshire and South Manchester.  Unlike other recruitment agencies, we meet all our clients in person to ensure we’ll only place you with companies that we’d work in ourselves.


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Essential Personnel is acting as an employment agency with regard to this position.

Salary: Minimum wage
Reference number: 3584

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