Join our Team

» Salary £50,000 per annum Pro Rata, plus benefits, company shared bonus scheme, company contributed pension scheme.
» Type Part time; estimate of 10-15hrs per week – negotiable.
» Status Permanent
» Location Edinburgh EH14 7BY
» Closing Date for Applications 10

Tasks, duties & responsibilities:

  • Offer good commercial insight and analysis to the CEO
  • Effectively manage all financial areas of the business, liaising with external accountants, solicitors, pension providers, HMRC, insurance brokers, investment advisors and lawyers.
  • As a newly created position, you will streamline accounting functions and operations.
  • Be the lead for their remote freelance bookkeepers. They currently run all VAT returns, payroll, pensions, bank reconciliations, invoicing, reporting, as well as many admin tasks.
  • Work with the sales team to prepare cash flow forecasts.
  • Offer guidance to the CEO on investment advice he receives.
  • Free up the CEOs time to concentrate on strategic direction.
  • Add policies and procedures where needed, without adding to the overall workload of the sales/admin teams.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, attributes and qualifications…

  • Trustworthy
  • Take responsibility and pride in your work.
  • Be able to clearly communicate financial practices and theories to non financial staff and leaders, for many of whom English is not their first language.
  • A network you can get specialist advice from.
  • A minimum of 2 years in a similar F/C role.
  • 5+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience.
  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures.
  • Strong analytical skills and a flair for numbers.
  • Proficient user of Xero.
  • Qualified CIMA ideally or ACA/ACCA.

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