Finance Assistant

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: £17,000 - £19,000 per annum
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Meraki Talent are looking for a junior Finance Assistant in Edinburgh for an immediate start for a third-sector organisation in Edinburgh. Currently the client is looking for an additional member of the team to join as soon as possible, ideally to start during the busy festive period. 

The duties of the Finance Assistant:

  • Processing a high volume of sales invoices 
  • Updating of cash allocations and matched to sales ledger
  • Posting invoices to the ledger
  • Preparation of monthly journals as required 
  • Carrying out and assisting with the balance sheet reconciliations 
  • Carrying out administrative tasks on behalf of management alongside credit control duties

The background of the Finance Assistant

  • Experience working in a similar role, i.e. AP/AR, Finance Assistant
  • Experience with Sage is desirable
  • Intermediate user of Excel

This position is a permanent position in Edinburgh. The company is growing with opportunities for study support for the right candidate and long term progression.

Zak wants: Assistant accountant, Finance assistant, Accounts Payable, Accounts receivable, Reconciliations, Invoicing, Cashbook  

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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.