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Accountant - (Permanent, Public Sector)

Job Description

VANRATH are keen to speak with Qualified Accountants who are interested in securing a role within the Public Sector? This is an excellent opportunity to join a respected employer within the region.

Salary/ Benefits

In order to attract the very best talent on the market a generous remuneration package is on offer based on experience plus a range of benefits including:

  • £40,000 - £48,000
  • Full NICS benefits package
  • Permanent contract
  • Supportive working environment
  • Hybrid working model


VANRATH are delighted to be working with a Public Sector employer, based in Belfast, who make an impact across the Northern Ireland region. This is a permanent post and candidates do not require public sector experience in order to be considered.

Reporting to the Head Accountant, the Accountant will be responsible for both the financial and management accounts processes, along with supervising a small finance team. To be considered for this role, it is essential to have 2 - 3 years post qualified experience.

The Ideal Person

If you've 2+ years' experience working in a similar role:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Experience in budget preparation
  • Knowledge of integrated accounts packages
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience of supervising/mentoring a team


As an Accountant you will:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Assist in the preparation of financial projects, budgets and cashflows
  • Preparing annual revenue and capital budget models
  • Monitoring financial progress against targets
  • Assist in day to day supervision of finance function

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Accountancy & Finance job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Dan Morgan in the strictest confidence.