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Assistant Accountant

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be working with a local firm seeking to take on an Assistant Accountant into their team in Belfast.

Ideally suits

This role is ideally suited to an accounting technician or part-qualified accountant with experience in AP & AR using large volumes of data to assist the month end close of the finance department.

Pay & Benefits

  • £20,000 - £25,000
  • 6% Employer Pension matched
  • Bonus
  • Life Assurance
  • Income Protection
  • 25 days annual leave + stats
  • Hybrid working 3 days office 2 days from home
  • Excellent progression to management


  • Reconciliation of supplier accounts
  • Processing and allocating invoices
  • Process accruals at month end
  • Maintenance of Fixed Asset Register
  • Processing BACs payments
  • Purchase/sales ledger
  • Review VAT returns and submissions under MTD

Essential Criteria

  • Ideally ATI qualified but not essential
  • Experienced using Xero, Sage or Quickbooks
  • Advanced Excel (Vlookups, Pivot Tables, Macros)
  • 2 Years in a similar role

For further information on this vacancy, or any other practice based accountancy job in Belfast please contact Kilian Gargan for a confidential discussion.