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Assistant Accountant (Dungannon Area)

Job Description

Are you looking for your next career move, which offers career progression and study support in one of Ireland's largest food companies? If you are a part-qualified or a qualified by experience accountant, this is fantastic opportunity for you, to further enhance your career.

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:

  • Free Parking
  • Study support
  • On-Site Canteen
  • Company Discounts and Shop
  • Fantastic company pension

Our client operates throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe and is one of the leaders in the supply and delivery of organic and sustainable food items. With 800 farmers and a 25% strong hold on the supply of sustainable food supplies to Western Europe, our client is a giant in its industry and constantly strives for the best.

The Ideal Person
The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Part Qualified, AAT or qualified by experience with a sound technical financial understanding.
  • Proven Accounting Experience.
  • Excellent numeracy and computer literacy skills (data input, Excel, Microsoft Word)

* Experience of preparing weekly and monthly accounts.
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills at all levels
* Strong analytical ability
* Ability to meet challenging deadlines, prioritise work and be accurate.
As an Assistant Accountant you will:

  • To support with preparation and timely reporting of weekly and monthly management accounts
  • To take responsibility for sections of the P&L and prepare reporting of variances against standard and budget within the normal reporting deadlines.
  • Reconciliation of Monthly balance sheet accounts
  • Reporting of weekly KPI information for Site Managers
  • Support information requirements of Operations Managers, General Managers and Finance Managers in relation to the weekly and monthly accounts
  • Assisting in the preparation of annual budget
  • Assisting with Forecasting
  • Support with creating and reviewing Product Costings for upload to ERP system
  • Maintain and upload capital spend trackers.
  • To provide support to the overhead reporting and control process.
  • Assist in weekly revenue and cost reporting to site teams
  • To constantly review and evaluate routine processes with a view to eliminating all non-value adding tasks.
  • Identify and implement continuous improvement projects of accounting and financial reporting processes with the goal to achieve best practices and optimal output.
  • To work in a manner that actively seeks to reduce any negative environmental impact in relation to the processes and procedures operating within their area and across the wider business e.g. reduction of waste, recycling etc.
  • To complete any additional ad hoc duties as required.

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Accounting and Finance job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Hannah MacLaren in the strictest confidence.