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Accountant - Staff Officer

Job Description

Are you an experienced Staff Officer Accountant who is available to join a well-known public sector organisation based in Belfast city centre? This opportunity has the potential for an immediate start!

Salary/ Benefits

In order to attract the very best talent on the market a generous remuneration package is on offer based on experience:

  • £34,000 - £37,000
  • 3 month contract
  • Hybrid working model on offer
  • Joining a stable workforce
  • Immediate start


A well-known public sector employer based in Belfast city are recruiting through VANRATH for a Staff Officer Accountant, initially on a 6 month interim basis. This is an urgent role for the business and can offer the opportunity for an immediate start for the right candidate. This is an ideal role for candidates with previous charity/public sector experience, however it is not essential as full training will be provided.

The Ideal Person

If you've 1+ years' experience working in a similar level role and are comfortable with the month end accounting process;

  • Fully Qualified Accountant
  • Strong reporting skills
  • Ability to work productively and flexibly while meeting deadlines
  • Strong work ethic and comfortable in a deadline driven industry


As a Staff Officer Accountant you will:

  • Prepare month end management accounts
  • Produce high quality deliverables including working papers
  • Budget and forecasting
  • Variance analysis
  • Cashflow forecasting

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.