Assistant Accountant

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Great benefits!
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed


Meraki Talent are currently looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant for a global client in Edinburgh on a permanent basis. Within this role you would be responsible for assisting with the overall accounting process, financial forecasting and planning. The client has an amazing benefits package and offers great progression opportunities within the business!


Responsibilities of the Assistant Account:

  • Co-ordinate and challenge inputs for the Group Forecast
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports and reconciling monthly files
  • Ensuring and preparing the quarterly performance reviews
  • Preparation of the corporate finance section of Quaterly performance review
  • Preparation of budget templates and consolidation of assets
  • Assisting senior accountant with planning of annual budget
  • Maintenance of records for cash calls for developing and producing assets
  • Assisting with any project work as assigned


The Background of the Assistant Accountant:

  • Part Qualified of Newly qualified accountant, I.E. CIMA/ACCA
  • Proven experience applying budgets and forecasts to a wider business
  • Experience working within the energy sector would be highly advantageous
  • Experience working at a senior level and reporting to board members is essential


The client is looking for someone to join in their financial planning team and is looking for an ambitious assistant accountant to join the team!

Is this job for you? Zak wants: Accounts Assistant, Reconciliations, forecasting, budgeting, PQ, Global, MS Office Suite, Fast Paced, Deadline Driven

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Zak Hardy

Zak joined Meraki in 2019 to focus on serving the Transactional and Part-Qualified Accounting hiring needs of our clients. Zak covers the East of Scotland and Edinburgh where he works on behalf of a range of clients from owner-managed businesses to corporate organisations.