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Financial Accountant (4-6 months)

Job Description

Financial Accountant (6 Month Contract)



VANRATH are urgently recruiting for a Financial Accountant for a leading organisation based in the Belfast area. The role has arisen to provide additional resource during a growth period and could lead to a permanent role for a successful performer. Preference will be given to candidates with immediate availability in order to facilitate a full handover.


The Role:

This is an important role in the finance department, reporting directly to the Finance Director with duties as follows:

  • Submission and preparation of various accounting schedules as required, incl. journal postings and support to the Finance Director on consolidated financial statements.
  • Reconciliation of balance sheets and wider balance sheet accounts process as well as reviewing reconciliations.
  • Improvement of reporting processes and tightening internal controls
  • Review and analysis of contracts ensuring everything is in line with IFRS.
  • Manage ad hoc requests for financial information re audit and year end relevant info.
  • Proactively involve and assisting with project work in relation enhancements of financial accounting function.


The Ideal Candidate:

  • Professionally qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) or equivalent level QBE
  • Third level education in an accountancy or business related field (desirable)
  • Experience of operating within a medium to large organisation
  • Experience of producing management accounts including full profit and loss, cash flow and balance sheet reviews
  • Experience of managing Company bank accounts including reconciliation, balance sheet reporting and cash flow
  • Experience of Microsoft products, particularly Excel spread sheets



Remuneration:

c.£41-43k


For further information on this vacancy, or any other, Interim Accountancy appointment in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link provided or contact Robbie Lemon in the strictest confidence.