Company: Peterson
Skills: Accounting
Experience: 4 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: United Kingdom

Accounts Assistant


We currently have a vacancy for an Accounts Assistant based in Aberdeen. The Accounts Assistant is responsible for the timely and accurate processing of Purchase / Sales Invoices. Maintaining vendor and customer accounts and rectifying any anomalies effectively.

Duties include raising project sales invoices, sales accruals & completion of supplier statement reconciliations. They will also be required to analyse and collate information for key accounts and resolve supplier and customer queries.

Candidates should have excellent communication and organisation skills. Be able to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines. This role would suit someone who has worked in a Finance role with good working knowledge of Microsoft Office and ERP systems, ideally Microsoft Dynamics AX.

Our Company

From our roots in agricultural inspections, Peterson and Control Union have been operating for nearly 100 years in the field of logistics, quality, certifications and risk management. Our in-depth knowledge and experience covers all aspects of the supply chain in many industries including agriculture, energy, forestry, sustainability and textiles.

Peterson offers safe, reliable and value added risk management and logistics solutions to the energy, shipping and agricultural industry globally from strategic locations. Additionally, we offer specialist activities including inspection and certification of a broad range of products. Founded in 1920, Peterson is non-stock listed and family-owned. Together with sister company Control Union we operate in over 70 countries worldwide.


Peterson operates across many different industries. From agriculture to coal and minerals and from oil and gas to biofuels and biomass, together we are One Peterson. We offer three core activities, namely quality assurance, integrated logistics and related activities. Related activities include recruitment, procurement, project and consultancy services.