Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Your new company

You will work in the Edinburgh office of a successful financial services company. Due to an increase in work they have an urgent requirement for an experienced accounts assistant with recent accounts payable experience.


Your new role
You will work within the finance team and be responsible for accounts payable, expense processing and supporting with month end processes. You will deal with queries from internal and external stakeholders and be expected to narrate results of data analysis to finance and non finance staff. This is a varied role that will suit someone who likes variety and a fast pace.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have previous experience within financial services as an accounts assistant. You will have recent experience of purchase ledger, reconciliations and ledger postings. Experience producing MI and budgets would be advantageous. You should be a self starter who is used to working independently. You should have strong interpersonal skills and enjoy working as part of a busy team. As this role is working within a bank you must be able to pass a credit check and provide 5 years' worth of references. You should also be immediately available for work or on one weeks' notice.

What you'll get in return
In return for your commitment to the role you will receive a three to six month contract and the opportunity to work for a well thought of organisation in Edinburgh city centre. Hays will support you throughout your contract and proactively look for your next role when this one is completed.

What you need to do now
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