Assistant Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 05/12/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  VT02051119


Robert Half are currently looking for an Assistant Accountant to take on a new and exciting role based in Central Edinburgh. This role would be well suited to an ambitious Accountancy professional. Typical duties will include:

  • Working as part of the finance team, proactively providing ideas for improvement to processes and systems across the group, and providing support to other members of the Finance Team as required
  • Assist with the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Process all supplier invoices and credit notes, ensuring that they follow the approval process
  • Raising sales invoices and credit control
  • Raising monthly intercompany sales
  • Assisting with the maintenance of the online PO system and managing the Sharepoint purchase order upload into Sage 200

In order to be considered for this role, the ideal candidate will:

  • Be an actively studying professional accountancy qualification (ACCA/CIMA); with a minimum of two years' experience working within a finance team
  • Have knowledge of financial systems (Sage desirable)
  • Excellent communication ability (both verbal and written)
  • Have an aptitude for problem solving when working with financial systems

The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training but will be within the range of £24,000 - £27,000 plus additional benefits.

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