Practice Accountant ACA

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be working with a local firm seeking to take on an Practice Manager ACA into their team in Belfast.

This role is ideally suited to a qualified accountant who is seeking exposure across accounts & tax in a client facing role.

Salary & Benefits

  • 40,000 - 50,000
  • Hybrid working
  • Flexible working hours
  • Early afternoon finish of Friday
  • Small practice with young team of new directors
  • Excellent progression opportunities
  • Client facing exposure
  • Opportunities for specialising across tax, audit & accounts

Essential Criteria

  • ACA desirable but will also look at part-qualified
  • Ideally small practice trained
  • Experienced using Xero, Sage or Quickbooks
  • Advanced Excel (Vlookups, Pivot Tables, Macros)
  • In-depth knowledge of Audit & IFRS
  • 3-4 Years in a similar role


This is a varied role that will offer exposure to self-assessment, corporate tax working with owner-managed businesses, not profits and doing accounts for partnerships and limited companies with little to no audit work.

  • Accounts preparation for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.
  • Self Assessment tax returns for self-employed and high net worth individuals
  • Supervise a team of accountants and train staff as appropriate
  • Review VAT returns and submissions under MTD
  • Lease with HMRC on behalf of clients

For further information on this vacancy, or any other practice based accountancy job in Belfast please contact Kilian Gargan for a confidential discussion.