Accounts Assistant

May 23, 2024

Job Description

Meraki Talent are exclusively supporting with the appointment of a permanent Accounts Assistant based in Edinburgh paying £28,000 with full study support and a comprehensive benefits package.The CompanyThis highly commercial business has just signed some extremely lucrative long-term contracts that are going to result in doubling the size of the business within the next 12-24 months. It’s expansion has been achieved as a result of several highly impressive c-suite appointments that have then accelerated organic growth through exceptional strategic planning & commercial activities which presents a business bursting with talent & an extremely exciting journey ahead.The RoleThe position of Accounts Assistant is a constantly evolving role that can offer fantastic career development and exposure. The role will begin as taking responsibility for transactional finance including process improvement, before progressing to assist with month-end and management accounting. Key components of the position include:

  • Reporting to Finance Manager with dotted line to Head of Finance
  • Ownership of transactional finance and accounts payable
  • Reviewing and developing processes, procedures, controls & systems
  • Month-end close
  • Assisting with management & financial accounts
  • Assisting with budgeting & forecasting

On OfferThe role is based in Edinburgh with excellent flexible and hybrid working. The position will offer:

  • £28,000 base salary
  • Full study support – ACCA CIMA ICAS
  • A range of benefit & perks
  • Flexible and hybrid working

Candidate ProfileTo be considered for this role, you must have a minimum of 2 years practical finance experience around transactional processing/accounts payable. Month-end exposure would be advantageous but not essential.Next StepsPlease do not hesitate to contact for a private & confidential discussion regarding this excellent permanent role.