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Assistant Accountant

Job Description

Are you a motivated Accounts Assistant who is looking to take the next step in their career within a company who can provide opportunities for further exposure?

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:

  • £22,000 - £26,000
  • 12-month contract
  • Immediate start


VANRATH are delighted to be working with a successful business in Newry who are currently recruiting an Assistant Accountant to join their team on an initial 12-month contract. This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is keen to take the next step in their career.
Reporting to a 'hands-on' Finance Director, the Assistant Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the general accounts maintenance of the company. This will include bank postings, processing invoices, bank reconciliations and assisting with the month end process.
This is a role that can offer an immediate start for the right individual, interviewing immediately.

The Ideal Person

If you are an Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant and are immediately available to start a long-term contract:

  • 1+ years' experience in a similar role
  • Strong IT skills including MS Excel
  • Ability to manage own workload
  • Willingness to learn


As an Assistant Accountant you will:

  • Process purchase and sales invoices
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Track progress against budgets
  • Allocate incoming cash
  • Developing and maintaining financial controls
  • Collate and analyse large data sets of financial information
  • Assist with monthly reporting and budgeting and reforecast processes

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.