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Accounts Assistant

Pain Concern is looking for a highly motivated, hard-working candidate seeking entry into financial accounting. The tasks of this role include: Keep up-to-date financial records. Processing customer and suppliers transactions, as well as the processing of banking transactions. Allocating income and expenditure against funds and budgets. Month-end procedures, such as: Bank reconciliation, aged creditor and debtor reports and trial balance. Attending team meetings.

About Pain Concern

Pain Concern is a charity providing information and support to people with pain and those who care for them, whether family, friends or healthcare professionals. For over 7 million people in the UK living with persistent pain is a part of everyday life. Although there is usually no cure, people who receive the appropriate treatment, information and support can manage their condition effectively.

Experience Required

Ideally educated in accounts to HNC or up to degree level. Financial knowledge. Previous experience or training is not necessary. We are looking for a willingness to learn, commitment to accuracy and attention to detail. Knowledge of Sage while useful, is not essential. Ability to understand and analyse simple financial information.

Training Details

The induction/training starts on the first day and is continuous

Flexibility & Commitment

School Holidays;Term Time

4-6 hours/week

Location/Travel Details

Newcraighall Road, EH15 3HS, occasionally work at home. We are flexible.


We pay travel to the office by the most cost effective means. Frequency is by agreement.

Accessibility Details

  • Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet
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