Finance Assistant [Full-time/Permanent]

£22,278 - £25,089 per annum
Closing date:
29 November 2022

About the Role

Edinburgh Science, which runs the Edinburgh Science Festival, are looking to add a Finance Assistant to our highly motivated and small team.  This role is key to the smooth running of a busy Finance department.

A self-starter, you will take on the challenge of working in a highly dynamic environment. You will be responsible for day to day accounting procedures including sales and purchase ledger, expense processing and petty cash reconciliations and bank reconciliations.

About You

  • Proven organisation skills, including a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Already be a skilled user of excel
  • Skilled at managing a varied workload and balancing priorities. 
  • Strong communication skills to work and communicate professionally with a diverse range of internal staff and external suppliers/third parties, are a must. 
  • An aptitude to and enthusiasm to learn and master new skills and undertake on the job training.
  • Previous experience of providing finance support or using finance software within a finance department is desirable but not essential.
  • We welcome applications from early career professionals including recent graduates looking for a first role.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join Edinburgh Science where you will have the chance to grow and develop your finance knowledge and experience and to gain career progression within the organisation.

How to Apply

  • Download: the full job description HERE
  • Apply: through the dedicated jobs portal HERE
  • Deadline: 11.59pm on Tuesday 29 November 
  • Interviews: will be held online, on Thursday 8 December
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