Robert Half

Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Scotland, Edinburgh
Salary
£19000 - £21500 per annum
Posted
05 Feb 2019
Closes
05 Mar 2019
Ref
06470-0010836607
Contact
Reggie Foreman
Contract Type
Permanent


Robert Half are working on an exclusive basis with a growing and reputable property company in Edinburgh to recruit a Finance Assistant. Reporting directly into the Financial Controller and working in an established finance team, this role provides an unparalleled exposure to accountancy in a thriving business. We are looking for a ambitious and reliable finance assistant, purchase ledger or accounts payable assistant who is looking for a new challenge. Set in very modern offices with the latest technology, the finance team are close-knit and very invested in the great work that they do collectively.

The Role
  • Processing in key accounting areas including purchase ledger, sales ledger and expense reports
  • Assist with bank reconciliations and receipt processing
  • Assist with internal management reporting, while demonstrating professionalism with regards to sensitive information
  • Assist with the preparation of VAT returns
  • Complete special projects as needed and as other duties are assigned
  • Compiling and analysing financial information
  • General admin and other ad hoc duties


Your Profile

  • The ideal candidate will have had experience within a finance function for a minimum of at least 1 year
  • They will be flexible and adaptable to work within a fast-paced and busy environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel; some experience in accounting software is a plus (i.e Sage)
  • Ability to multitask and has the flexibility to complete a variety of projects
  • Capability to learn quickly and adapt to changing priorities


Salary and Benefits



£19,000 - £21,500 (depending on experience) plus competitive benefits

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice