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Accounts Assistant (£25K + Early Finish Friday)

Job Description

Are you a Finance Assistant immediately available? Working as part of the Accounts team, this is an opportunity to support the day to day functions of a busy finance office covering Payroll, Accounts Receivable and Credit Control duties.

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:

  • Salary £25,000
  • Immediate start
  • Joining a successful team
  • Early Finish Friday


VANRATH are delighted to be working with a successful SME business based in Ballymena who require a Finance Assistant to join their business on an initial 12-month contract. The business is currently going through a period of transition and this role can provide an excellent platform to grow and develop within a growing business.
Reporting directly to the Head of Finance, the Finance Assistant will be responsible for processing the weekly payroll, managing the Accounts Receivable function and credit control.

This role has the opportunity for an immediate start.

The Ideal Person

If you've 2+ years' experience working in a Finance Assistant role and are available at short notice:

  • Strong numeracy skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong IT systems knowledge
  • 3rd level qualification or IATI qualifications (desirable)


As a Finance Assistant you will:

  • Process weekly payroll
  • Set up new customer accounts
  • Investigate any invoice/credit discrepancies
  • Process and allocate cash receipts
  • Weekly credit control reporting

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 Ethan Boylan in the strictest confidence.

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