Assistant Accountant

Edinburgh Temporary £29,117 - £33,277
  • Great opportunity with a prestigious well known company
  • Immediate start for 6 months

About Our Client

My client is a well known organisation based in Edinburgh City Centre.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring bank reconciliations are completed on a monthly basis and differences are followed up and resolved in a timely manner
  • Management of the fixed asset register, fixed asset balance sheet accounts and related processes, including additions and disposals, depreciation, asset tagging and physical verification
  • Management of the corporate card scheme, ensuring all expenditure is accounted for correctly, appropriately approved and reconciled to the relevant balance sheet codes
  • Responsible for key month end processes:
    • importing data from and to financial systems
    • balance sheet reconciliations
    • reporting and analysis
    • posting journals
  • Maintaining the general ledger, including setting up new cost centres where relevant
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of the processes, internal controls and performance of the finance function
  • Provide cover for finance team colleagues where necessary
  • Other general finance administration where required

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have a solid background within finance and good knowledge of:

  • Sage and Microsoft
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Understanding of the operation of the fixed asset register
  • Journals

What's on Offer

Assistant Accountant, full time, 3-6 month contract

starting ASAP, hybrid working

Monday to Friday

£25k - £30k

Brooke Haldane
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Phone number
+44 131 243 2953

Job summary

Sub Sector
Part Qualified Accounting
Business Services
Contract type
Consultant name
Brooke Haldane
Consultant phone
+44 131 243 2953
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