Finance Officer Income
Finance Officer Job, Edinburgh, Permanent, Competitive Salary + Benefits
Your new company
A forward thinking public sector organisation and non-departmental government body is partnered with Hays Accountancy & Finance to recruit a Finance Officer on a permanent basis. As an organisation their number one priority is the customer and ensuring the delivery of high-quality and sustainable produce. As a result they are in constant communication with a broad range of voices, including industry leaders. Within a dynamic organisation you will be joining a welcoming Finance Team of 5 individuals, and encouraged and supported in terms of personal and professional development. As proof, this vacancy has come about due to internal promotion, and they are open to supporting the successful candidate through professional qualifications such as AAT or ACCA.
Your new role
As the Finance Officer focusing on income you will compile and submit grant claims adhering to EU guidance and regulations, maintain the sales ledger, input levy received, monitor and update Work in Progress calculating accruals, and prepare monthly balance sheet schedules. Further to this you will deal with internal and external audit queries, carry out various reconciliations and prepare and post journals.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a dependable, self-starter with impressive organisation skills and the ability to work with little supervision following training. From previous accounting experience you will be knowledgeable of utilising accounting software. Grant claim administration would enhance your application but is not a requirement as this can be trained. The client is seeking a motivated individual who is ideally studying or beginning their studies towards AAT, ACCA or CIMA.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a competitive salary and pension including additional benefits such as 25 days annual leave plus public holidays. In addition, the organisation as a whole has a learning and development focus, hence, they are supportive of internal and external training.
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