Salary:

£24,000.00 - £26,000.00 / annum

Location:

Edinburgh

Date posted:

12th July 2019

Employment type:

Permanent

Job reference:

RF051307

Staffing area:

Accounting and Finance


Description

Robert Half are supporting a well known FMCG business in Edinburgh with the recruitment of an Assistant Accountant. . We are looking for ambitious and driven individuals for this newly created role. You will report directly into the managing director which will provide an excellent platform for personal development and career progression. You will be joining a small but busy finance function which will ensure that each and every day is different. If you are actively studying (ACCA/CIMA) - this role may be a perfect fit for you.

The Role

  • Processing purchase invoices and delivery notes
  • Dealing with purchase ledger/sales ledger queries
  • Assisting the qualified accountant with month end close and year end statutory accounts
  • Supplier statement reconciliations and payments
  • Assist with cash flow forecasting
  • Daily Processing of bank transactions and monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare inter-company reconciliations and arranging bank transfers
  • Raise applications for payment and sales invoices to customers
  • Preparing and posting journals

Candidate Profile

  • Relevant experience within a finance/accountancy setting
  • Be highly computer-literate and experience of Sage is desirable
  • Possess excellent spoken and written communication skills
  • Strong organisations skills and attention to detail
  • Maintain the company brand and image through all external and internal communications

Salary & Benefits

Salary is £24,000 - £26,000 plus company benefits

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice

Requirements
Account Reconciliations Accounts Preparation Bank Reconciliation


Edinburgh

Level 3, Ardmore House,
40 George Street
Edinburgh
EH2 2LE
gb
0131 220 2171
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