Robert Half

Assistant Management Accountant

Robert Half
Scotland, Edinburgh
£25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
15 Mar 2019
12 Apr 2019
Joanna Hagan
Contract Type

You will be working as part of a well oiled, large finance team and reporting directly to the FM and FC. You will be given responsibility from the get go and be offered progression and study support in return.

The team need someone to start ASAP on a 3 month temporary basis then to become a permanent role on successful completion of the initial term.


Maintenance of fixed asset registers

Ensuring up to date procedures are in place for all responsibilities

Continuous improvement in processes and procedures across the accounts function

Assist with training/development of team

Assisting with preparation of management accounts and reports

Balance sheet reconciliations

Preparing cost reports

Responsible for month end close journals/checks

First check on processing/close journals

Assisting with appraisals and cost ledgers

Assisting with quarterly budgets and overhead forecasts

Maintenance of inter-company accounts and ledgers

Preparation of monthly vat returns

Assisting with the preparation of audit files/financials/tax packs


You will ideally be QBE or studying for your exams. Previous experience with CIS will be ideal although strong excel skills and demonstrable experience of assisting with production of management accounts, costing, forecasting and budgets will be required.

Previous experience within property or construction would be preferred but not necessary.

You will enjoy working in a busy environment and be able to juggle multiple responsibilities at once. You will enjoy working as part of a team and not be afraid to assert your thoughts on process improvement.


This is a medium sized company based near the Gyle in Edinburgh. They are incredibly stable and are seeing year on year growth. This is a long term role with a supportive employer.

Salary & Benefits

Permanent salary would be £25-30k plus annual bonus, great pension and other corporate benefits. Study support will be on offer to suitable candidates.

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