Assistant Accountant

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Commerce & Industry
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Vanessa Tomba

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01312405281
Job ref: 134817
Published: 26 days ago
Expiry date: 06 May 2024 00:59

Change Accountancy and Finance are partnering with a global services provider based in Edinburgh for the recruitment of an Assistant Accountant to join growing their team. Reporting to the Group Accountant you’ll be responsible for preparing entity level month-end reporting, compliance activities and supporting daily finance operations of the companies within the Group.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing month-end reporting, including posting month-end journals
  • Performing daily finance and month-end activities
  • Producing monthly balance sheet and income statement reconciliations and analysis
  • Supporting the preparation of budget and forecasts
  • Responding and assisting with queries raised by internal and external stakeholders
  • Supporting with preparation of statutory accounts and liaising with auditors as necessary
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as required

Requirements for the role:

  • 3+ years in a previous finance role
  • AAT or active studier (ACCA, CIMA)
  • Strong Excel experience
  • Great teamwork and effective communication
  • Proactive and self-starter individual

Salary banding offered between £30'000 and £38'000 per annum, DOE & qualifications, plus benefits including study support if required. Hybrid working week.

If you’d like to apply or find out more, please get in touch and/or send your CV at the earliest opportunity to