Trainee Accountant 2024

Type: Trainee
Region: South East

We’re Enterprise Mobility. A family-owned, world-class portfolio of brands that in the UK includes household names such as Enterprise Rent-A-Car. A Times Top 100 Graduate Employer, we’ve grown from a pioneering idea over 65-years ago, to the global mobility leader we are today. With a $35 billion turnover, nearly 90,000 team members and over 2.3 million vehicles across 95 countries, we’re here to advance the world, one journey at a time. Imagine what we could do for your career?

About the role

We are currently looking for a Trainee Accountant/Accounts Payable Assistant to join the team based at European Corporate Headquarters in Egham, Surrey.

In this role you will work within our Finance department and be responsible for completing payments and controlling expenses by receiving, processing, verifying and reconciling invoices, all the while providing excellent customer service. You will also liaise with internal employees and corporate teams on various topics including compliance with our finance polices so great communication skills are a must! You will also gain the opportunity to study for a professional accounting qualification!

We have a strong promote from within culture. In fact 98% of our promotions last year were from internal employees!

What is certain is that we encourage all of our employees to be the best they can be, and diversity is a priority in all areas of our business. We have been included in The Times list of Top 50 Employers for Women for seventeen years, as well as Stonewall’s index of Top 100 employers for LGBT inclusion in the workplace. We have also been recognised as a Disability Confident Leader, currently rank tenth in the Social Mobility Employer Index as well as being named a Race Equality Responsible Business Champion by BITC.

Enterprise Mobility is also still family-owned – our CEO Chrissy Taylor is the third generation of the Taylor family to run the company. This allows us to look forward even more confidently to the future, providing the stability we need to pursue the long-term good for our business, our employees and our customers, even in these challenging times.


  • Processing vendor invoices
  • Issuing of cheques
  • Reconciling vendor statements
  • Liaising with internal teams to resolve queries regarding payments
  • Car sales receipting
  • Processing journals and accruals
  • Identifying areas to reduce costs and improve processes
  • Ad-hoc reporting and analysis


  • Intermediate experience, or above, in Microsoft Excel
  • Extremely organised and efficient
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Focused on providing excellent customer service

Additional information

Please let us know about any accommodations you may need to participate in the recruitment process.

  • Hours: 40 per week
  • Location: Enterprise House, Vicarage Road, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9FB
  • Salary: £24,000 plus study suport after 90 days (AAT/CIMA/ACCA)

You should also know that

  • Regardless of your socio-economic and educational background, Enterprise will always look at how you perform against our competencies and will judge you on that alone.
  • Please let us know about any accommodations you may need to participate in our recruitment process.
  • Egham has great transportation links to other areas in London, Berkshire and Surrey.

This is more than just a job, this is an investment in your future, a way into a dynamic workplace and a flexible journey you can shape for you. So, what are you waiting for?

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