Trainee Accounts Administrator

Highly competitive salary
Edinburgh, Edinburgh East
Jaguar Landrover
Pentland Jaguar Land Rover Edinburgh East
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Trainee Accounts Administrator– Pentland Land Rover Jaguar Edinburgh East

Full Time – Mon - Friday

Do you have a passion for a career in accounts? This could be the opportunity for you! Pentland Land Rover Jaguar Edinburgh East; part of the John Clark Motor Group, are seeking a professional, forward-thinking Trainee Accounts Administrator. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who is seeking a move to join a progressive company.

The Accounts Administrator will support 2 critical departments within our dealership; Accounts and Sales Administration, so we are looking for someone that likes a challenge and who is always wanting to learn new things.

Key Job Requirements for Trainee Accounts Administrator:

  • Ensure accurate and complete processing and recording in all accounts and administrative matters.
  • Ensure that accounting and administrative records remain confidential, are accurately maintained and updated daily.
  • Take part in and help to maintain the dealership’s system of internal control.
  • Alert management to any concerns, internal control issues and irregularities.
  • Taxing new and used cars
  • Invoicing new and used cars and preparing appropriate manufacturer handover packs
  • Raising payment requisitions for straight purchases and part exchange settlements
  • Checking updates on new cars
  • Ordering, updating, invoicing and taxing fleet and direct supply deals
  • Helping with FCA audits

Skills you will require for the Trainee Accounts Administrator role:

  • Highly motivated
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Very competent IT skills including excel and word
  • Highly organised with ability to time manage

Your Required Experience as Trainee Accounts Administrator:

  • HNC/HND in Accounting would be beneficial

About JCMG

The John Clark Motor Group is a name synonymous with outstanding customer service, we are Scotland’s 2nd largest independently family owned motor dealer. We proudly represent a number of inspirational brands, and have been trading for over 40 years, specializing in the sale of new and used vehicles from our 35 businesses across the East coast of Scotland.


We strongly believe in investing in our people and provide specialist training and development opportunities to help our employees progress their future and careers. In addition to dedicated in-house training, we offer the chance to work with exceptional brands and products, in a dynamic environment where we continue to work together as a family.

In return for your hard work and dedication, you have the opportunity to earn an excellent salary, plus lots of fantastic benefits.

  • Preferential rates on vehicle parts purchases and servicing.
  • Industry leading discounted Employee Car Scheme
  • 28 Day Holiday
  • Award winning In-house and manufacturer training
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • State of the arts dealership standards
  • High earning potential through commission or bonus
  • Some roles offer company car
  • Life assurance
  • Group contributory pension scheme
  • Careers development opportunities

If this sounds like you and you would love to be part of John Clark Motor Group then please APPLY now with an up to date copy of your CV. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Please note we can only accept applications from candidates who are eligible to work in the UK without Sponsorship. Verification of your Right to Work in the UK should be included with your application

Our Company Benefits

From day one colleagues will be welcomed to our fantastic package of benefits. We try hard to make sure that we offer a broad choice of benefits to make John Clark Motor Group a great place to work and buy vehicles and we review this yearly with us just recently adding the Employee Assistance Programme to this long list. Our aim is to make our benefits easily accessible, simple to understand and great value for all our colleagues.

In addition to our company benefits, John Clark Motor Group understand how important it is to value our team members’ loyalty and commitment, and we love to say ‘Thank You’. We have in place a ‘long service recognition’ scheme for those that reach key milestones of continuous service with us, including 1 week’s additional holiday and a variety or bonuses throughout the years.

Award winning In-house and manufacturer training
Award winning In-house and manufacturer training
Cycle to work scheme
Cycle to work scheme
Group contributory pension scheme
Group contributory pension scheme
Holidays 28 days
Holidays 28 days
Industry leading discounted Employee Car Scheme
Industry leading discounted Employee Car Scheme
Industry leading salary & bonus package
Industry leading salary & bonus package
Employee Assistance Programme
Employee Assistance Programme
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