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Trainee Accountant

Location: Blyth

Salary: £17,127

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166324

NRG is on the search for ambitious, talented individuals who are looking for a step into the finance industry. Our client is a leading offshore energy support base located in North East of England and this is an excellent opportunity to join their finance team. You will gain the exposure and experience you need for a long prosperous career, as well as being provided with full study support towards fully qualified accountant status.


  • You will be provided with support as you study towards becoming a fully qualified ACCA or CIMA accountant.

  • Private medical scheme.

  • Outstanding Company pension.

  • 25 days paid leave + 8 statutory days.

  • Bonus scheme.



  • Posting journal entries to ensure that all business transactions are recorded efficiently.

  • Updating both accounts receivable and accounts payable as well as issuing invoices and performing reconciliations.

  • Assisting with balance-sheet processing, income statements, and other financial statements according to legal guidelines and company policy.

  • Assisting with expenses and payroll records.

  • General bookkeeping and invoice processing.

  • Management of the cashbook.

  • Assisting with accounts preparations.

  • Ledger reconciliations.

  • Updating financial data in the database to make sure that information is easily retrievable.

  • Preparing and submitting weekly and monthly reports.

  • Assisting with the preparation of monthly/yearly closing.

  • Assisting with projects within the accounting function.

  • Assisting with budgeting and forecasting.

  • Planning and Analysis.

  • Financial reporting.


About You

  • 1 – 2 Years experience in an accounting role

  • Experience with SAGE is highly beneficial

  • Strong IT skills with an excellent working knowledge of the Microsoft packages

  • Strong, proven numerical ability

  • Analytically minded with the ability to challenge

  • Able to plan and manage changing priorities

If you tick all the boxes and you’re ready to begin your journey to becoming a fully-fledged accountant – Apply immediately!
If you’d like to discuss, contact Stephanie Ellison at NRG on…

E: StephanieEllison@NRGplc.com

T: 0191 260 4453
M: 07894 611 924