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Assistant Accountant

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Temporary
Salary £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Published 27 days ago
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF144

Job Description

I am currently recruiting for a number of accounting roles at the part qualified or equivalent level.

I need strong accountants in both the temporary and permanent disciplines across both public sector and commercial entities - if you are looking for exciting opportunities within this arena, please get in touch ASAP!

THE ROLE:

  • Assist with development of budgetary control processes
  • Supporting budget holders with provision of reports and investigation of variance
  • Assist with day to day operations to ensure all transactions and requests for information are processed within organisational targets
  • Assist in maintaining effective systems to fulfil requirements of accounting standards
  • Assist with reconciliation and management of control accounts within Finance on a monthly basis
  • Liaise with senior staff on finance related matters
  • Provide managers with performance information
  • Ensure regular reports are produced and circulated within agreed reporting timetables
  • Assist with ad hoc investigations and reports
  • Identify business improvements with the aim of enhancing the performance of finance
  • Get involved in Finance led projects
  • Various additional ad hoc accounting duties

KEY SKILLS

  • Part qualified accountant or studying to be qualified
  • Experience in the preparation of statutory or management accounts
  • Report Writing experience
  • Budget setting, forecasting, monitoring and reporting of expenditure
  • Experience of improving processes and procedures
  • Strong Financial systems experience as well as advanced excel