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Financial Accountant

Greater Belfast
£35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Bonus + Benefits
Over 4 weeks ago

Financial Accountant – Progressive Market Leading business – Greater Belfast


VANRATH are actively recruiting for a Financial Accountant on behalf of a progressive manufacturing business based in Greater Belfast. Reporting to the Finance Manager an exciting opportunity has arisen for a commercially minded Financial Accountant to join the expanding accounting team.


  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for the entity, including:
  • Calculation of intercompany recharges and balance reconciliations
  • Bookkeeping for overseas branches of the global Marine business
  • P&L, balance sheet and cash flow forecasting
  • Balance Sheet account reconciliations
  • Timely preparation and compilation of relevant documentation for review
  • Variance analysis of actuals / forecast to budget and prior year
  • Ensuring adequate reconciliations and cut-offs are in place at month-end and that costs are correctly categorised
  • Preparation of short-term cash forecasts
  • Support Indirect Tax return preparation, including liaising with third party providers
  • Support monthly payroll process, including liaising with external bureau
  • Support the Finance Manager with the preparation of the annual budget, including the provision of supplementary schedules and analysis as required.
  • Preparation of year-end statutory accounts pack and published financial statements, including liaising with third party providers
  • Support the year-end audit for several reporting divisions (e.g. overseas branch)
  • Support the Finance Manager in the preparation and submission of any local compliance related filings.
  • Ongoing enhancement of systems and controls
  • Ad hoc project analysis, and maintenance of relevant documentation, where required
The Ideal Person:
  • Educated to degree level with a recognised professional accountancy qualification
  • Excellent understanding of accounting processes and the need for appropriate controls in place
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge of accounting ledger systems
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Willingness to take on new tasks and challenges
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Knowledge of IFRS
This is an excellent opportunity for a commercially minded Accountant to make a strategic career move into an innovative organisation where there is significant opportunity for progression.
Salary will be tailored to attract the strongest candidate in the local market.
For further information please contact Joanne Gordon in the strictest confidence on 02890330250 or apply via the link on this page.

Job Reference: JB114667_1565712385

Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits

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