Robert Half

Graduate Trainee Accountant

Robert Half
Wales, Swansea
£20000 - £23000 per annum
18 Jul 2018
15 Aug 2018
Charlotte Allen
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Robert Half Finance and Accounting have an excellent opportunity for a Graduate Accountant in our Finance Department in Swansea


The successful applicant will have the ability to work unsupervised and be prepared to become involved in the day to day management accounting within the factory environment. The role will require working with senior plant managers, shift managers and operatives to make a difference in the plant.

  • Preparation of Daily and weekly cost and performance reporting as the basis for on-site decision making.
  • Production of daily cost trackers and assist relevant departmental managers with queries and variance analysis
  • Assisting in producing monthly, quarterly and annual forecasts.
  • Month end journals, analysis and reporting.
  • Working with multi departmental teams on various projects such as cost savings, yield, product costings, capital project costings and inventory management.
  • Other ad hoc exercises to assist both the Plant Financial Controller and the Plant Q


Educated to degree level in a finance related subject and at a 2.1 or better.

Expected to study to be a Management Accountant (CIMA) and qualify within 3-4 years.


Highly successful manufacturing business

Salary & Benefits

Starting salary £20,000 - £23,000 per annum. Study support program including payment of fees and study leave.

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