Accounts Assistant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Assistant Job, Edinburgh, £20,000 - £24,000

Your new company
Hays is exclusively partnered with a world leading manufacturing group based in Edinburgh in order to recruit an Accounts Assistant on a permanent basis. With entities spanning Europe, North America and Australia, you will be part of a dynamic organisation who are quality approved with long-standing contracts with well-established clients. Working hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 4pm and Friday 8am to 12pm.

Your new role
Working within a small Finance Team of 2 and reporting to the Financial Controller you will be responsible for Accounts Payable and Payroll. This will include invoice and payment processing, while investigating and analysing high volume data in order to identify inaccuracies and produce reports. Further to this, with the intention to transfer the accounting system to SAP, you will be heavily involved in the implementation, ensuring the data is transmitted accurately. You will handle end to end payroll duties for approximately 50 staff.

What you'll need to succeed
The successful Accounts Assistant will have experience of working in a similar role, including Accounts Payable and Payroll duties. You will be able to produce high quality work in a fast-paced environment, while retaining attention to detail. While within a small Finance Team, you will be expected to work relatively autonomously once fully settled. SAP experience is required and a finance background in manufacturing is desirable.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary of between £20,000 and £24,000 depending upon your experience with generous pension scheme and annual leave.

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