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Finance Officer

Job Description

VANRATH are working exclusively with a leading Public Sector employer in Belfast who is recruiting a Band 5 - Finance Officer to join their team to work on a large-scale project. Are you comfortable working with MS Excel and have experience of large data sets?

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:

  • Starting salary of £25,000
  • 6-month contract
  • Hybrid working model
  • Joining a recognisable employer


VANRATH are delighted to be working with a large public sector employer based in Belfast city centre who are currently in a large-scale change project. They are recruiting a Finance Officer to join their team on an initial 6-month basis to assist with this important project.

This role will suit candidates with excellent MS Excel skills, who are comfortable working through large data sets. This role is initially going to be offered on a 6-month contract basis and will offer the opportunity to secure a permanent contract.

This is a fantastic opportunity for IATA/CAT qualified individuals to join an employer in Belfast who can offer excellent opportunities for development.

The Ideal Person

If you are a Finance Officer who is interested in gaining experience within the public sector:

  • Qualified Accounts Technician (ATI/CAT) - desirable
  • Project costing experience
  • Strong MS Excel skills (Pivots, vLookups, Formulas)
  • Available to start at short notice
  • Ability to work on own initiative


As a Finance Officer, you will:

  • Prepare and post accruals and prepayments
  • Month end journal reconciliations
  • Project costing
  • Data analysis

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 Dan Morgan in the strictest confidence.