Project Accounts Assistant - Renewables

Hutcheon Mearns is delighted to support our client within the renewable energy space in recruiting a Project Accounts Assistant. Based in Edinburgh, this role offers a competitive salary with flexible working arrangements.

The Opportunity

As a Project Accounts Assistant, you will undertake a varied role focusing on various on-going projects the organisation is involved in. Within your remit you'll be focusing on Accounts Payable across various SPVs. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Processing purchase invoices
  • Managing weekly payment runs (both domestic and international)
  • Maintaining the finance mailbox
  • Addressing and resolving queries
  • Performing bank reconciliations
  • Handling intercompany transactions
  • Conducting credit card reconciliations

Background and Experience

The ideal candidate will have prior experience as a Finance Assistant, with a solid understanding of the Accounts Payable function and familiarity with bank reconciliations and intercompany transactions. This role offers the opportunity for professional development. Key personal qualifications include:

  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Experience with ERP systems
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel (including vLookup and Pivot Tables)
  • Professional communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently

Next Steps

If you are interested in taking the next step in your career or feel a change of environment or sector is your next path, this could be the ideal job opportunity for you!  To apply please send a full CV. For a confidential discussion or more information, please reach out to Ryan Mollins at Hutcheon Mearns at Only candidates eligible to work in the UK will be considered for this role as no sponsorship is available.