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Bookkeeper - Edinburgh

£22,00 - £24,000
Ref: 192 Date Posted: Sunday 22 Oct 2017

Dickson Lewis are currently working with an established business based in central Edinburgh on an exclusive basis to hire an accounts assistant.  The role will be offered initially on a 12 month contract to cover Maternity leave.


If you have previous accounts or bookkeeping experience processing invoices and taking accounts to trial balance then we would like to discuss this opportunity with you.


Reporting to the Financial Controller you will be responsible for ensuring financial records are fully maintained and updated and are ready for audit purposes.


The role:

·        Processing Purchase and Sales Ledger

·        Processing staff expenses and time sheets

·        Bank reconciliation

·        Some credit control where required

·        Preparation of ad hoc reports

·        General office and HR administration


You will:

·        Have excellent communication skills and be customer focused

·        Have the ability to work to strict deadlines with an eye for detail

·        Work with a degree of autonomy, manage and prioritise own workload

·        Have 2-3 years proven track record in a similar position

·        Be IT literate with excellent knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Office


Working within an international organisation the role offers training in a friendly, supportive environment.


If you have the relevant experience or know of anyone else who may be interested, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch with an up to date CV to discuss this role further.