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Company Accountant - Edinburgh

Industry & Commerce - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 2685 Date Posted: Tuesday 04 Dec 2018
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iMultiply are delighted to be engaged exclusively on the position of Company Accountant for a dynamic and growing business.

The Company

The business which has now reached a phase of stability through successful acquisitions of new and innovative products has ambitions to be the market leader for what they do in Central Scotland. 

The Role

The position of Company Accountant is a newly created position attributed to its substantial organic growth. The business is seeking an individual with a minimum of 2-3 year’s experience in a similar role 

On Offer

The role of Company Accountant will offer a salary of £30,000 - £32,000 including a highly competitive benefits package. Furthermore the business are more than willing to award the top banding of the salary dependent on experience. The office premises are based towards the West of Edinburgh with parking available on-site.

 You will be involved in but not restricted to the following duties:

  • Supervising the transactional finance team including delegation of workload, quality of work, appraisals and development
  • Supervising month end processing & procedures
  • Journals, prepayments & accruals
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register
  • Monthly VAT returns
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • VAT returns
  • Overseeing all purchase ledger activities
  • Overseeing all sales ledger activities
  • Supervising weekly and monthly payroll
  • Liaising with external authorities & stakeholders such as HMRC, Auditors etc.
  • Reviewing and developing processes, procedures & controls

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience:

  • Competent user of Xero accountancy software.
  • A minimum of 2-3 years practical finance experience
  • Proficient user of Excel
  • Exposure to high volume environments would be advantageous but not essential
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Please do not hesitate to contact Andrew Robinson on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion regarding this opportunity. A more thorough and detailed job specification is available upon request from suitable applicants.