Graduate Finance Officer

Scotland, Edinburgh
£18000 - £18500 per annum
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Scott Baxter
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Not qualified

Robert Half are currently engaged with an extremely exciting tech start-up company based in the west end of Edinburgh. The business is going through a period of rapid expansion due to increased demand for its products, and as such, requires fresh talent to oversee its finance function.

- Your Profile -

You will be a fresh graduate, straight out of university with a 1st or 2:1 honours degree in accounting/finance, able to learn very quickly, and adapt to an ever-changing market. You will have a strong work ethic, with a "work hard play hard attitude". You'll have the ambition and passion to push yourself and the company to success, and be eager to be challenged and developed.

- The Role -

Due to organisational re-structuring, you will be the main point of contact for all aspects of accounting and finance. Hands-on training will be provided in-house to get you up and running. The tasks you'll be involved with are:

  • Raising sales invoices timely and accurately
  • Inputting accounts payable for approval
  • Bank reconciliation across multiple accounts and currencies
  • Credit control and managing accounts receivable
  • Expense management
  • Preparing and presenting monthly management accounts
  • Cash flow management
  • Holiday & sickness tracking

- Salary and Benefits -

A generous starting salary of up to 18,500 is on offer for the suitable candidate, as well as study support being provided once you have fitted into the role. You'll enjoy the benefits of a rapidly expanding organisation in a dynamic market, such as international travel opportunities.

The company is looking for someone to progress, grow, and help drive the business as a whole forward, with a view to taking on senior finance positions in the coming few years.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.