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Financial Accountant - Belfast

Job Description

Have you two years Finance experience with a keen desire to progress in a Financial Accountant role within a hugely successful Construction company?

In order to attract the very best Financial Accountant for this role a generous remuneration package is on offer based on experience plus a range of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • 10% Bonus
  • 3pm finish on Friday
  • Free parking
  • Share options
  • Store and restaurant vouchers
  • Excellent training and career development

The role:

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Financial Accountant will be a key member of the Finance team. Working alongside a Commercial Accountant you will be responsible for one Accounts Assistant

Core Responsibilities include;

  • Provide a professional and efficient financial support service to the department and wide organisation
  • Assistance with the preparation of Month-End Accounts and Group submissions within deadlines
  • Completion of control account reconciliations
  • Assistance with the preparation of Forecasts, Budgets, Statutory Accounts
  • Completion of all VAT returns including MTD submissions
  • Management of and assistance with supplier rebate calculations and reporting
  • Management of and assistance with the external audit process, ensuring a successful audit
  • Assistance with the management and development of junior members of the finance team

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate should be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Qualified / Part Qualified / Qualified by experience
  • Finance role experience of at least 2 years
  • Strong understanding of accounting processes
  • Strong Excel skills (high level) including use of formulas such as "IF" and Vlookup is desirable


For further information on this vacancy, or other Senior Accountancy opportunities in Northern Ireland, please contact Adrian Harrison in strictest confidence.

About us:

Established in 2000, VANRATH has become a market leader in Northern Ireland. This success is a direct result of our dedication to confidentiality, professionalism and the wealth of knowledge held by our Senior Consultants. VANRATH has a demonstrable track record in pairing the best local talent with leading local businesses.