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Assistant Accountant (Omagh)

Job Description

Assistant Accountant (Omagh)
VANRATH is pleased to be working with one of Northern Ireland's industry leaders in the building services. My client has worked on many high-profile projects throughout Ireland, with many of these projects being both in the public and private sectors. With over 60+ years' experience across multiple sectors, my client provides the highest quality of work, which is demonstrable in their recent nomination for many accolades in their industry. The successful candidate would report to the Finance Director.

The Role
The successful candidate will join an already established, close-knit finance team and will report directly to the FD. This role offers a varied workload and ensures the successful candidate gains hands on experience with the preparation of management reports. This role has clear career progression, and the successful applicant will work their way up to Management Accountant level. The successful individual will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparing management accounts to review stage.
  • Balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Bank reconciliations.
  • Inputting invoices to accounts package.
  • Preparing and reviewing quarterly stock results.
  • Supporting the production of budgets and forecasts.
  • All statutory statistical returns.
  • Provide assistance and back up to the accounts payable function
  • Provide cover for the payroll officer in times of absence.
  • ROI accounts payable function.
  • ROI statutory returns.

The Ideal Accountant
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years' experience working in a similar role as an accounting technician or accounts assistant. Moreover, it would be beneficial if the successful candidate has experience using sage and previous ROI exposure. The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • IATI/AAT or a part-qualified (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) accountant
  • A minimum of 2 years' experience working in a transactional finance function, with knowledge to management accounting principles
  • Previous experience using computerised accounting software
  • Excel proficient: V-Lookups/Pivot Tables
  • Strong IT skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • Team player
  • Excellent critical thinking and analytical

A great opportunity for a finance professional to take the next step in their career. With guaranteed career progression and the opportunity to work directly with the FD and Company Accountant, this is an opportunity not to be missed. My client can offer exposure to a vast market across the UK and Ireland, across multiple sectors.

For further information on this role, or any other jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please contact Hannah MacLaren in the strictest confidence on 02890 330250 or apply via the link on this page