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 Ryan.Mollins@hutcheonmearns.co.uk. Only candidates eligible to work in the UK will be considered for this role as no sponsorship is available.