Accounts Assistant

Location UK / Lisburn

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £20000 - 30000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1358578

 Job Description

MCS Group is delighted to be recruiting an Accounts Assistant for a growing firm based in Lisburn with salary up to £22,000

MCS Group is delighted to be recruiting an Accounts Assistant for a growing firm based in Lisburn.

Our client are experiencing an excellent organic growth period which has seen a 10% increase in company turnover in the past year resulting in new additional headcount to support operations.

Accounts Assistant

This is a fantastic job opportunity for a candidate working in a fast paced but supportive environment. You will be mainly responsible for our companies Purchase Ledger function and processing payroll ensuring complete accuracy always.

Reporting to the Finance Manager your responsibilities are as follows:

  • Generating Purchase Orders in line with our client’s policy
  • Matching and coding invoices and Purchase Orders whilst analysing discrepancies
  • Import invoices onto Opera
  • Month end Accounts Payable accruals
  • Processing wages for weekly payroll from a transaction point
  • Reporting on wages and RTI submissions
  • Prepare appropriate payroll journals
  • Weekly pension submissions
  • Other duties relevant to the finance department as required


  • Previous experience in Accounts Payable function including ledger reviews
  • Highly efficient and organised with the ability coach and delegate
  • Strong IT systems experience including a sound knowledge in Microsoft applications
  • Payroll experience isn’t essential as it’s transaction processing with the Finance Manager training in other areas of wages

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this role could potentially be of interest. Please contact Stephen Turkington, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group on 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.

If this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit to view a wide selection of our current jobs or call us on 028 9023 5456.

All conversations will be treated in the strictest of confidence.