Financial Services - Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant/Bookkeeper
Ref: 3578 Date Posted: Friday 19 Nov 2021
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iMultiply are working with a leading Financial Services firm to recruit an Assistant Accountant based in Edinburgh. The role is a permanent position offering excellent career prospects and study support for candidates looking to pursue professional accounting qualifications.

The Company

This rapidly growing business pride themselves on dealing in quality over quantity and have a business model that focusses on low volume/high value. The company has developed a professional and personal service that allows them to stay one step ahead of competitors. 

The Role

This is a newly created position that will help support this newly formed finance team and liaise with senior managers and budget holders. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a growing company who value their employees and in return provide state of the art working facilities, competitive salary packages, benefits and industry-leading training. This role is ideally suited to someone looking to kick on their career in accounting and press ahead with their accounting qualifications.

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

  • Assist in the preparation of Monthly Management Accounts
  • Prepare key account reconciliations including bank recs and supplier statement recs
  • Produce accurate Finance reports to specific deadlines
  • Complete Monthly VAT return
  • Take ownership of Purchase Ledger and ensure all invoices are processed and coded correctly
  • Assist in the preparation of year end audits
  • Manage Cashflow, ensuring it is up to date, accurate and monitor trends
  • Prepare sales invoices and post them to sales ledger ensuring they are paid promptly
  • Assist with any ad hoc finance duties in and around the team

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

  • Ideally suited to someone part qualified or looking to pursue qualifications (AAT/ACCA/CIMA)
  • A minimum of 2 years practical finance experience in a similar role.
  • Previous experience using accounting softwares is preferential. 
  • Intermediate to advanced user of Excel
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

On Offer

The role will offer a competitive salary including an excellent benefits package which includes study support, pension, ample holidays and other great benefits.  

If you would like to have a confidential discussion please feel free to get in touch with Hamish Law on 07592 808606 or email him at hamishlaw@imultiplyresouricng.com for more information.

iMultiply is committed to diversity and will promote diversity for all employees, workers and applicants. iMultiply will treat everyone equally and will not discriminate on the grounds of an individual's 'protected characteristic.