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Accounts Assistant (25-30K)

Job Description


Accounts Assistant (25-30K)
VANRATH is pleased to be assisting a young and innovative organisation as they expand across the UK and Ireland. Our client is keen to secure a multifaceted Accounts Assistant, to join their already established finance function. The successful Accounts Assistant will assist the FC across all aspects of the finance function and be exposed to a varied workload. This is a great opportunity, for a finance professional to further enhance their current skillset and gain exposure across muti-entity sites.


The Benefits
Our client has a generous remuneration package on offer, to ensure they attract the best talent in a busy market…

  • Competitive Salary
  • Free on-site parking
  • Private healthcare


The Role
The Accounts Assistant will support the FC in all finance related activities and will play a pivotal role as the business grows over the next few years. This is an exciting opportunity, for a driven individual seeking a role which can offer variety in a fast-paced industry. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Assisting with the monthly management accounts
  • Sales ledger and Aged Debtors Analysis
  • Credit Control
  • Monthly reconciliation of supplier accounts to supplier statements
  • Performing monthly supplier payment run
  • Ensuring that all payments are correctly allocated on the system
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Journal Entries
  • Proving support with year-end audits
  • Other requests from the Financial Controller


The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate will have experience in a fast-paced finance function and be willing to learn new processes on the job. Moreover, the ideal candidate will have strong Excel skills and have previously assisted with management accounts. The successful Accounts Assistant will meet the following criteria:

  • 5 GCSE's (or equivalent) at grade C and above
  • Previous experience in an accountancy-based role
  • Experience of assisting in month end management accounts
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Comfortable working on initiative


A fantastic opportunity to enter into a young and dynamic business with large growth plans scheduled for the next few years. With a hands on FC to help train and guide the successful applicant, the role will pave the foundations of your career.


To discuss this vacancy further, or any other Accounting and Finance roles in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland please contact Hannah MacLaren in the strictest of confidence or apply via the link.