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Senior Finance Officer - Fixed Term Contract (6-9 months)

Edinburgh   •   £25,000 - £28,000   •  Temporary

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  • Senior Finance Officer - Fixed Term Contract (6-9 months)
  • Central Edinburgh

About Our Client

My client is a not for profit organisation based in Edinburgh.

Job Description

Sitting in the Purchase Ledger & Cashbook Payments department.

The priorities for this position are:

  • Responsibility for assisting the Finance Services Manager to manage and administrate the financial ledgers and supervising the financial controls with reference to Purchase & Cashbook ledgers.
  • Effective management of finance staff and maximise the efficient use of finance resources.
  • To carry out specific processing and accounting responsibilities to ensure the accurate and timely monthly close down of relevant ledgers.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have a solid background within a finance department, ideally be studying a professional qualification and will have a background of staff management.

As well as:

  • Ability to learn and understand complex financial transactions
  • Understanding and experience of financial controls and reporting
  • Ability to work at pace whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Exceptional organizational skills, able to manage own time effectively
  • Good skills in MS Excel and experience of working with financial systems including data manipulation and financial modeling
  • Ability to tailor communications to the appropriate audience

What's on Offer

Senior finance officer for a maternity leave cover, approx 6 - 9 months.

£25,000 - £28,000 pa (pro rata) plus benefits.

Based in Central Edinburgh.

Immediate requirement, please send your CV asap!

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