Temporary Accounts Assistant

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  • Location
    Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accountant
  • Contract Type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Accountancy & Finance
  • External Reference
    JN-092019-92602
  • Salary
    10 £ - 11 £ / Hour

Office Angels have an exciting opportunity for an accounts assistant to join our client in West Edinburgh. This is a temporary role which is starting ASAP on an ongoing basis. Working Monday - Friday 9:00 - 5:00pm The hourly rate is £10 - £11 an hour, depending on experience.


Duties and Tasks:



  • Processing transactions, issuing checks, and updating ledgers, budgets, etc.

  • Preparing financial reports.

  • Assisting with audits, fact checks, and resolving discrepancies.

  • Handling communications with clients and vendors via phone, email, and in-person.

  • Performing basic office tasks, such as filing, data entry, answering phones, processing the mail, etc.

  • Providing support to the Accounting Department.


Skills and Experience Required:



  • Experience using sage is desired, not essential

  • Proficiency with computers and bookkeeping software, strong typing skills.

  • Exceptional time management and verbal and written communication skills.

  • Familiarity with basic Accounting principles.

  • Professional manner and strong ethical code.

  • Ability to multitask and remain motivated and positive.

  • Commitment to working efficiently and accurately.


Whilst we'd love to get back to every applicant personally, it isn't always possible and sadly we cannot provide individual feedback.


If you are interested in this role and wish to be considered please click apply!


This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Office Angels who are operating as an employment agency. Office Angels are an equal opportunities employer.


Benefits of temping:


Working as a temp is an ideal way of exploring different job roles and industries.


It's also perfect for ensuring you have the right work/life balance.


Here are just some of the heavenly benefits you can expect when you temp through Office Angels:


- Employed directly with Office Angels, meaning we're always on hand to ensure you're being well looked after


- We work with highly sought after employers in your local area and cover a huge range of roles from Reception, Customer Service and Administration, to Accounts, HR and Marketing.


- We can search for permanent work whilst you're in assignments and offer expert interview support and advice


- Weekly pay


- 28 days paid annual leave (Based on a weekly accrual)


- Statutory Sick Pay in the unfortunate event you find yourself under the weather


We're proud to say our consultants are experts in recruitment and are more than happy to discuss the benefits in more detail; please contact your local Office Angels branch for further information.


**If you are currently registered with Office Angels and interested in this role please contact your consultant by email**

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Edinburgh Office