Industry & Commerce - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 3498 Date Posted: Sunday 12 Sep 2021
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iMultiply are working exclusively with a unique and cool firm to recruit an Accounts Assistant, on a fixed term contract, based in Edinburgh. The role is paying a very competitive salary along with some great additional benefits.

The Company 

A well established and highly performing business that operates primarily on the East Coast of Scotland. They are a high performing business once again going through a period of growth and are looking to add an Accounts Assistant to their team. They are a hard-working bunch keen on adding a conscientious and pro-active individual into the business that fits into their dynamic company culture.

The Role

The role of Accounts Assistant will work with an experienced finance team and will report to the Financial Controller. The successful individual will have experience of purchase ledger, sales ledger, payroll, bank reconciliations, credit control and assisting with the preparation of the month end accounts.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills and will be able to build efficient working relationships with a number of non-finance stakeholders within the organisation. It is also key for this individual to balance their time effectively and prioritise set tasks at the appropriate time. 

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

  • Positing & Reconciling payments
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Assisting with the VAT returns
  • Processing payments to suppliers
  • Management and resolution of key invoicing & credit control issues
  • Assisting the Financial Controller with month end duties
  • Weekly payment runs
  • Raising Sales Invoices
  • Assisting with Payroll

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

  • Previous experience in a similar type role
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong IT skills (in particular Excel)
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills

On Offer

The role of Accounts Assistant will offer a highly competitive salary including a generous benefits package. The offices are accessible via public transport with parking available onsite. They can be easily accessed from Edinburgh, East Lothian, West Lothian and Midlothian.

For further information please feel free to get in touch with Hamish Law at iMultiply by calling him on 07809 737 580 or email him at hamishlaw@imultiplyresourcing.com. 

We are an equal opportunities employer, and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons.