Job Description

Trainee Accountant 

MacKenzie King are delighted to be recruiting a full time Trainee Accountant for a forward thinking, innovative business is based in Felixstowe. As an integral member of the Finance team you will work with the wider department to carry out Finance duties as required, while reporting directly to the Senior Finance Manager.

You will be offered a blend of development opportunities to help you achieve your full potential, including gaining exposure to the wider Finance function and Business Areas, which will equip you with an understanding of how business decisions are developed.

Alongside working towards completion of Professional Exams, the framework will focus on key areas including:

  • Preparation of Financial Transactions
  • Reconciliation
  • Reporting
  • Analysis
  • Business Awareness
  • Communication

Key competencies will also be developed, including:

  • Planning and Organisation
  • Attitude and personal standards
  • Working under pressure
  • Responsibility
  • Timekeeping

Candidate Requirements

  • AAT qualified, part qualification of ACCA or CIMA, or a relevant degree within Finance / Accounting.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisation skills, great attention to detail and be proficient in using Microsoft Excel to an intermediate standard. This is a great opportunity to work for a supportive business.