Interim Assistant Accountant

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

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01312405281
Job ref: 134989
Published: 21 days ago
Expiry date: 10 Jun 2024 00:59

Change Accountancy and Finance are working with an established business with Head offices in Edinburgh to recruit an immediately available interim Accountant on a 6 months Fixed Term Contract basis. The ideal candidate for this position is a part-qualified (ACCA, CIMA) or QBE accountant with strong experience in preparation of management accounts and month end tasks.

Length of the contract: 6 months circa - daily rate dependant on qualification and experience.

Duties will include:

  • Look after daily finance and month-end activities
  • Manage accounting transactions for month and year end including  posting month end journals, cost centre reporting, inter-company reconciliations
  • Produce monthly balance sheet and income statement reconciliations and analysis
  • Maintain Fixed Asset Registers
  • Prepare Month End Reporting with commentary
  • Assist in the preparation of budget and forecasts
  • Support with preparation of statutory accounts
  • Assist with Audit queries

Requirements for the role:

  • Part-qualified (ACCA or CIMA) accountant or similar with previous experience at Assistant Accountant level
  • Available either immediately or short notice
  • Strong Excel experience
  • Great teamwork and effective communication

Daily rate depending on experience and qualification. Hybrid working week and flexibility offered.