Part-Qualified Accountant with Practice Experience

Job Description

VANRATH are proud to exclusively offer this exceptional opportunity with a very successful boutique practice committed to delivering exceptional accounting and advisory services to a diverse range of clients. Their close-knit team works collaboratively to help businesses, from local entrepreneurs to established companies, achieve their financial goals. The practice prides itself on its friendly and supportive environment, where every team member is valued and empowered to contribute to their clients' success.

The Role
The firm are seeking a dedicated Part-Qualified Accountant with practice experience to join the team. This role requires you to work in the office five days a week, providing crucial accounting support and contributing to the continued success of our clients and practice. As a key team member, you will be involved in various accounting tasks, ensuring high-quality service and client satisfaction.

What you will do:

  • Assist in the preparation of financial statements for a variety of clients, ensuring compliance with relevant standards and regulations.
  • Support the completion of tax returns and liaise with tax authorities as needed.
  • Conduct audits and assist in audit planning and execution.
  • Provide bookkeeping and payroll services to clients.
  • Perform account reconciliations and maintain accurate financial records.
  • Support in managing a portfolio of clients, ensuring timely and accurate delivery of services.
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts and reports.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of accounting policies and procedures.
  • Engage in continuous professional development and stay updated with changes in accounting standards and regulations.

Your Experience and Skills
Essential Criteria:

  • Part-qualified ACA, ACCA, or equivalent.
  • Proven experience working in a practice environment.
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and standards.
  • Proficient in using accounting software and Microsoft Office suite.
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • High attention to detail and strong organisational skills.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development and learning.

Personal Attributes:

  • A strong team player with a collaborative approach.
  • Proactive and able to manage multiple tasks efficiently.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Professional and ethical behaviour at all times.


  • Competitive salary
  • Professional development and study support
  • Pension scheme
  • Opportunities for career progression
  • Supportive and friendly working environment

What's the next step?
If you think this role may be of interest to you, or you wish to discuss any other senior accountancy jobs in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Emma Jayne Bowen at VANRATH or on LinkedIn in the strictest confidence.

Why VANRATH will help you secure your next role:
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.