Temporary Accounts Payable Assistant

  • Location
    Edinburgh, City Of Edinburgh
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £13.00/Hourly
  • OrganizationType
    Home/Office

Are you looking to kick start your career in finance?


Office Angels have an exciting opportunity to join their City Centre client as a Temporary Accounts Payable Assistant on an ongoing basis and is expected to last around a year. This is an excellent opportunity and would be ideal for someone looking to pursue a career within finance. This is a full time position working 37.5 hours per week between the hours of 8-6pm, they offer hybrid working with a minimum of 2 days being worked within their City Centre office. This role is paying up to £13.00 per hour and will be starting ASAP.



Main Duties:



  • Support the finance team with all aspects of the purchase ledger function.

  • Managing of organising and processing payments.

  • General administration tasks including processing of employee expenses and time sheets.

  • Bank reconciliations.

  • Build good working relationships with suppliers, administrators, auditors and internal stakeholders.

  • Support with cash flow forecasting.



Person Specification:



  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.

  • Previous experience within an administration role.

  • An interest in the finance sector is essential.

  • Great attention to detail and strong numerical skills.

  • Previous finance experience would be beneficial but not essential for this role.



Working as a temp is an ideal way of exploring different job roles and industries. It's also gives you control of your own work/life balance. Here are just some of the benefits you can expect when you become part of the Office Angels team:




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

  • Access to discount vouchers with many high street brands

  • Eye care vouchers and money towards glasses should you require them for VDU purposes

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

  • Weekly pay

  • Pension scheme option (with employer contributions)

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

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

  • Access to our assistance programme that provides free, confidential and independent advice on a range of issues including grief, stress and legal issues

  • Should you wish to pursue a different career path, we have several sister businesses which cover almost every sector and specialism



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 us for more information.



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


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 Sarah Walker