Finance Assistant

Job Title: Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £12.42 per hour
Start Date: 2019-05-22 00:00:00
Reference: 082104772
Contact Name: Anamaria Colceriu
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 22, 2019 10:16

Job Description

Pertemps Scotland Ltd are working with our client in central Edinburgh to recruit for Finance Assistants on a temporary basis for around 3 months. The roles are full time and the rate of pay is £12.42 per hour.

Nature of work duties
  • Monitoring and reporting on financial activity at School and/or sub-unit levels. Detailed monitoring and reporting as required. Advise budget-holders of budget positions and suggest solutions to financial problems.
  • Forecasting financial balances in current and future financial years, maintaining databases tracking and enabling identification of financial differences.
  • Provide purchasing support to School teams, following through purchase orders, receipting goods, dealing with non-standard orders, clearing outstanding orders.
  • Preparing financial claims and expenses for payment - involves assessing appropriateness of expense; verifying paperwork; collating evidence/electronic reference; updating spreadsheets; reconciling receipts and claims; system updating.

Experience of financial administration
Confident in working independently
IT skills- knowledge of ms office, particularly excel.

Please apply online.