Qualified Accountant (accounts prep)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 35000

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1352691

 Job Description

Newly or Nearly Qualified Accountant with practice or industry experience - purely accounts role - no audit

Qualified Accountant

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an ACA/ACCA newly qualified or nearly qualified accountant to join a prominent accountancy firm in Belfast city centre. Joining the Accounting and Business Advisory Team you will be responsible for providing accounting, financial and compliance expertise to a broad client base.

This is a key role within the team taking full accountability for a portfolio of clients as well as providing support to junior team members. The work will be focused on year end statutory accounts so a strong understanding of financial reporting standards, SORP and UK GAAP is required.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Qualified or almost Qualified Accountant to work within a fast-paced and growing team in a role that is closely aligned to industry.

The Role

  • Ensuring that jobs are completed within the agreed timeframes and internal budget
  • Planning assignments in accordance with the firm’s standard procedures
  • Confirming costs and billing arrangements with the client at outset
  • Supervising assignments as and when required
  • Ensuring that your clients receive final accounts within
  • Attending final client meeting to ensure all work has been completed and received
  • Liaise regularly with clients to ensure a strong working relationship
  • Actively seek opportunities for cross selling across the service lines within the firm
  • Billing clients within a timely manner

The Person

  • Recently or almost qualified through ACA/ACCA
  • Experience within industry or practice
  • Good understanding of UK financial reporting requirements
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Abilityto meet deadlines whilst managing a busy workload
  • Strong accounts production experience

The Rewards

  • Competitive basic salary + benefits package
  • Exposure to an impressive portfolio of clients
  • Scope for progression / development in a growing team

For further information on this vacancy, or any other practice based Accountancy job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link provided or contact Laura Haggan in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250