Financial accountant

Location Bangor, County Down
Job Type Temporary
Salary Negotiable
Published 6 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF70

Job Description

I am urgently looking for a Qualified Accountant(ACCA/CIMA) for a temporary role in Bangor. The successful candidate will be entrusted with responsibility for assisting with the preparation of periodic financial accounts and other information.

Key responsibilities:

  • Assist with preparation of financial accounts
  • Compilation of reports on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis
  • Maintenance of general ledger records including journals & balance sheet reconciliations
  • Support the maintenance of the organisation's fixed asset registers and depreciation schedules and reporting on capital expenditure against budget on a monthly basis
  • Data entry/extraction from the organisation's finance systems and maintenance of accurate information therein
  • Collation, analysis and production of financial information and reports using Microsoft Office tools including Excel on a daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly basis
  • Support of other business functions with financial analysis e.g. sales forecasting & analysis, P&L Analysis, Payroll Analysis etc.
  • Assisting as necessary in other aspects of the organisation's finance functions (purchase ledger, sales ledger, payroll)

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Qualified Accountant(CIMA/ACA/ACCA or similar)
  • Maintenance/processing/reconciliation of general ledgers
  • Dealing with financial queries orally and in writing
  • Use of ERP/MRP systems & accounting software packages
  • Review of financial controls & processes, making recommendations & implementing improvements
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Excellent numerical/mathematical skills
  • Strong Excel skills and use of Microsoft Office to extract/analyse/reconciliation/present information