Assistant Accountant

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: £28,000 - £35,000
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

A globally recognised Financial Services client in Edinburgh is looking for a part-qualified Assistant Accountant to join their close-knit team. They are looking for an experienced accountant who is looking to make a move into a finance role in the financial services sector. The client can offer progression opportunities, a competitive salary and excellent benefits.


The Responsibilities of the Assistant Accountant:

  • Production of financial accounts
  • Maintenance and updating of accounting records including reconciliations
  • Assisting with the preparation of year-end statutory accounts
  • Preparation of fund billings on a quarterly basis
  • Assisting with the analysing of corporate costs and completing revenue reforecasts
  • Recording and settlement of company balances
  • Assisting with the preparation and completion of management accounts


The Background of the Assistant Accountant:

  • Degree holder in a relevant subject
  • Studying towards CIMA/ACCA qualification
  • 2 years+ Experience within an accounting position
  • Experience working within the financial services sector would be highly desirable


The client can provide study support and is looking for an ambitious accountant for this position with the aim of internal progression. If you are a part qualified graduate looking for a finance position in the financial services sector this position could be for you!


Is this job for you? Zak wants: Assistant Accountant, Management Accounts, Part qualified, forecasting, finance

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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.