Company Accountant

Our client is a successful and dynamic engineering business based just outside Belfast City Centre.  They now have an opportunity for a Company Accountant to join them on a permanent basis.  Reporting to the Finance Director Company Accountant will be responsible for the monthly financial reporting of the company. It is essential that applicants have a strong understanding and experience in the preparation of management accounts

Ideally the successful candidate would be available to start at short notice to allow handover.


  • Production of month end journals.
  • Preparation of monthly and year end company accounts.
  • Trial balances.
  • Working progress calculation.
  • Preparation of tax compliance reporting.
  • Compilation and processing of UK and Irish VAT.
  • Payroll Processing, full end to end for weekly internal staff.
  • Assisting with the preparation of budgets, financial KPI’s and forecasts.
  • Processing and maintenance of Sales and Purchase Ledgers.
  • Management of Accounts Payable process.
  • Daily postings of bank transactions and weekly bank reconciliations.
  • Month end I2D bank reconciliations.
  • Weekly Petty Cash administration and reconciliations.

Essential Criteria

  • Qualified / Nearly Qualified Accountant (ACA/ CIMA /ACCA)
  • Highly proficient with MS Office; strong working knowledge of MS Excel.
  • Demonstrable and highly proficient experience in the use of Accounts Production Software, ideally Opera.
  • Meticulously well organised and reliable.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving abilities.
  • Ability to identify improvement to procedures.
  • Ability to understand key business drivers, interpret financial results and when required to produce financial analysis information.
  • Experience of working as part of a team and effective communication within an organisation.
  • Proven record of ability to work to tight deadlines and in a pressurised team based environment.

Salary will be negotiable and attractive for the right candidate and will be discussed at interview

Apply online or contact Helen Sheppard at Bond Search & Selection, 02890 339968

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Belfast BT3

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