Trainee Accountant

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1285145733-2
  • Date Posted: 2 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Sewell Wallis Ltd
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £20,000 to £22,000
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Accounting, Accountancy, Human Resources
  • Apprenticeship Type: Permanent

About this Apprenticeship

Sewell Wallis are currently recruiting for a Trainee Accountant on behalf of our client who are based the South Leeds area. You will be working for a great, well-established company who offer excellent training and support as well as long-term progression.

The successful person will be switched-on, eager to learn and be interested in a career in accounts and finance. The client are open to looking at graduates or candidates with no previous finance experience who want to kick-start a career in this area.

The role:

  • Daily cashbook postings and bank reconciliations.
  • Preparing & posting journals.
  • Credit card analysis.
  • Monthly staff expenses review.
  • Raising sales invoices.
  • Assistance with purchase ledger.
  • Intercompany reconciliations.

You must have:

  • Brilliant communication skills
  • An interest in finance/accounts
  • An eagerness to learn
  • Strong Excel skills


  • Study support
  • Free parking
  • Excellent training programme

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful. Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.