Assistant Accountant

Job Description

A leading public sector employer based in South Belfast are recruiting an Assistant Accountant to join their team on an initial temporary contract for 3-6 months, with potential for extension. If this sounds like it might be of interest to you, please apply for more information.

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:

  • £33,700
  • Initial 3-6 month contract
  • Comfortable working environment
  • Hybrid work from home/office model ongoing


A leading Public Sector organisation is currently recruiting an Assistant Accountant to join their team based in South Belfast for an initial 3-6 month contract.


The Postholder will assist the Finance Manager to deliver financial accounting services and will be responsible for managing the payroll liaison function.

  • Assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations in various foreign currencies
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly finance reports
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • Preparation of monthly VAT Returns

The Ideal Person

Demonstrate 5 years relevant* Finance experience at which 2 years should be at a Supervisory Level**


Part Qualified Accountant (at Stage 3 and currently studying) under one of the 5 professional accounting institutes within the CCAB or CIMA and 2 years relevant* Finance experience.

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 Jamie Gault in the strictest confidence.