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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



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.