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Assistant Accountant

The Edinburgh Academy , City of Edinburgh

Vacancy details

Please apply before 24/05/2019 at 12:00 am

42 Henderson Row, Edinburgh, EH3 5BL

Natasha Hope
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0131 556 4603

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Vacancy Description / Summary

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Department: Accounts Office
Location: Senior School
Reporting To: Financial Controller
Salary £18,000 to £21,000
Hours 30 Hours per week on a flexible basis

Overall purpose of the role:

To maintain the accounting records of Edinburgh Academy Trading Limited, the School’s wholly owned trading subsidiary, and to provide payroll information to the School’s external payroll provider on a monthly basis. This will involve working with the Purchase Ledger Clerk, the Fees Ledger Clerk, the Sports Centre Manager and the Events & Lettings Manager to ensure that all financial records are kept up to date.

A full job description and application form can be found on our website:

To apply: Please send your CV, along with a completed application form and covering letter outlining your experience and suitability for the post by Thursday 24 May 2019 to

About the School

Grounded in Scotland, Ready for the World. The Edinburgh Academy is a co-educational school catering for 2-18 years and the pupils of the Edinburgh Academy live their lives along the lines of our motto: ‘Aien Arsteuein’ (Always Excel).

As an outward looking Scottish school, the attributes of the Academy Learner are resilience, curiosity, independence, collaborative attitudes and creativity. These are nurtured in a caring environment through our exceptional academic offering but also through the expressive arts, outdoor education, sport and service to the community.

With our excellent staff to pupil ratios, we believe that we offer each individual a holistic education that is second to none.