Assistant Accountant, Belfast, August start date

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £15000 - 25000

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1352461

 Job Description

Newly created Assistant Accountant position with local retail company based in Belfast, £18,000 - £24,000

This is a brand new position for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join a small, busy accounts team in the retail industry and gain a wealth of experience in a mixed role. 

You’ll work directly alongside the company’s Management Accountant and support them with a wide range of duties including, but not limited to;

  • Maintenance and updating of accounts using Sage and Excel 
  • Credit control
  • Sale and Purchase ledgers maintenance 
  • Preparation of VAT returns
  • Assisting in the preparation and collection of data for the management accounts 
  • Payroll administration, fortnightly and monthly 
  • Calculation and posting of journals 
  • Processing sales invoices 

This role could suit people who are experienced bookkeepers, but could also be a good match for an Accounting Technician or Part-qualified accountant, as there will be room to develop and progress within the company. 

Applications most likely to be considered for this role will meet the below criteria;

  • Experienced in all or most areas of the job description listed above, at least one years’ experience in a general role would be ideal
  • Experienced bookkeeper having worked in a small-medium accounts team
  • Accounting Technician or Part Qualified Accountant (study support may be provided)
  • You will have previous experience and be familiar with Sage Line 50 and Sage payroll 
  • You’ll have strong communication skills and be able to work well within a small team and take direction

To get more information on this role please feel free to reach out to me, Steven Osborne on LinkedIn or through othe Hunter Savage website. Or to apply, please follow the link below.