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Junior Accounts Assistant

Swansea City Football Club

Swansea City Association Football Club is a professional football club based in Swansea, Wales that plays in the Championship, the second tier of English football.

23 Sep 2022
Full Time
Closing date
4 Oct 2022

Roles and Responsibilities

Swansea City AFC is seeking a full-time Junior Accounts Assistant to join its Finance Department.
The successful candidate will find themselves working in a rare and relatively unique setting of a professional football club, where they will be challenged every day in a dynamic and supportive environment.
The post holder will have exposure to a wide variety of tasks as well as interacting with other departments across the club.

Reporting to the Management Accountant and based within an experienced team, this role will involve the following duties:

  • Purchase ledger activities; including the inputting of purchase invoices; creation of purchase orders, and reconciliation of supplier statements;
  • Cash book maintenance and banking;
  • Sales ledger activities, including the creation of sales invoices and chasing of debtors; and
  • General finance related administrative tasks.

Person Specification

This role is an entry level role; some experience or prior finance related training (such as AAT) is desirable, but not essential.

We are more interested in hiring an individual who can demonstrate accuracy and efficiency in their work and has transferrable skills to competently fulfil the role.

The post holder will be required to understand and strictly adhere to the principals of confidentiality. The post holder will also need to have strong attention to detail, be well organised and have a methodical approach to work.

We’re looking for someone with a can-do attitude that can adapt to changing situations, are able to multitask and have a friendly disposition.

The ability to prioritise workload and proficient IT skills are essential for this post as well as sound knowledge of working with Microsoft software packages.


The successful candidate will benefit from:

  • 33 days holiday per annum
  • Complimentary match tickets
  • Private Medical Insurance and Health Cash Plan
  • Free onsite Parking
  • Discount schemes with local partners
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Workplace pension scheme


  • Follow all Club Policies, such as Equality & Diversity, Health & Safety, Safeguarding, Anti-Corruption & Bribery and GDPR.
  • Make suggestions to improve the working environment and contribute to positive employee relations within your area of work and Swansea City Football Club as a whole.
  • To take reasonable care for the health and safety of yourself and other employees and members of the public who may be affected by your acts or omissions at work.
  • To comply with all aspects of the Swansea City Football Club Health and Safety Policy and Arrangements, to enable the Company to perform its civil and statutory obligations in relation to Health & Safety
  • Ensure effective communication within your work team and across Swansea City whilst actively offering support and guidance, as necessary.

How to Apply

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