Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant. Immediate Start. Temporary Contract. Hybrid Working
Your new company
We are currently working on behalf of a client based in the Greater Belfast area to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join a growing finance team on a temporary contract basis for an initial period of 3-6 months..

Your new role
Working in the existing team you will be responsible for a range of duties to include:

  • Carry out a range of accounting activities under the guidance of more senior colleagues to support the compilation, consolidation, and analysis of financial data
  • Track progress against budgets within established finance systems and reports variances as appropriate, ensuring compliance with local market financial laws, requirements, and regulations
  • Collate and analyse data using standard accounting methodologies.
  • Produce key financial data and documents including aspects of statutory accounts; monthly reporting, budgeting, and reforecast processes; monthly management accounts pack (including commentary and analysis for key business stakeholders); and monthly balance sheet production, reconciliation, and validation
  • Participate in the monthly accounting cycle, including assisting with the organisation and co-ordination of the month end process and associated Board reports

What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate for this position will be a qualified accounting technician / part-qualified accountant with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a busy finance role. You should be able to complete tasks and work independently, if required and possess a positive ‘can do’ attitude. You should possess a willingness to develop and grow your skills base and have strong planning and organisational skills.

What you'll get in return
This role offers an immediate start on a long-term temporary contract basis for an initial period of 3-6 months. You will be paid a highly competitive salary between £25,000-£30,000 depending on experience which will be paid weekly via Hays. You will work with a growing company based in their offices in the Greater Belfast area which offer free onsite parking

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Accountancy Firms
Part Qualified Accountant
£25,000 - £30,000 per annum

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Connor Donaghy, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Belfast
5th Floor, Donegall House, Donegall Square North

Telephone: 02890 446900