Temporary Finance Assistant - Edinburgh

Industry & Commerce - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 3096 Date Posted: Friday 11 Oct 2019
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A fantastic opportunity for Finance Assistant role in Edinburgh city centre for a temporary 3 month role to maintain accurate company accounts, process payroll and support the Finance Manager, whilst working within a vibrant and diverse team. 

The Company

A progressive and fast growing SME independent company in the tourism sector with an an excellent reputation in Edinburgh city centre and easily accessible by public transport. 

The Role

  • Preparing monthly financial and management accounts to assist budget holders with cost control.
  • Purchase and sales invoicing 
  • Processing Payroll using Sage
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Receivables Ledger and Credit Control
  • Petty cash control

The Person

  • Ability to challenge assumptions and provide financial analysis and guidance
  • Experience with Sage 50 accounts & Sage Payroll 
  • Good excel skills 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work on own initiative and take ownership of responsibilities to ensure deadlines are met 
  • Good attention to detail and organisational skills