Assistant Accountant

Location UK / Craigavon/Lurgan Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1371375

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Assistant Accountant based in Craigavon

Moy Park is one of the UK’s top 15 food companies, Northern Ireland’s largest private sector business and one of Europe’s leading poultry producers. With a turnover of £1.4 billion the company employs over 12,000 people across 12 manufacturing locations in the UK, France and Holland.  Moy Park is part of Pilgrim’s Pride, one of the world’s leading chicken producers. 

As the company continues its growth momentum, we wish to recruit for the following position(s):

Assistant Accountant

Job ref no: HQ/P/000143

Reporting to the Group Accountant you will work within group financial reporting and tax department.  You will assist in managing the company’s general ledger working closely with functional managers to monitor monthly overhead expenditure, assist in the preparation of annual budgets, preparing VAT returns, etc.

You must be part qualified or have at least 2 years’ experience working in accounts preparation.  Strong attention to detail and Excel skills are essential as is experience working as part of a multi-functional team.  Preference will be given to those with experience of using ERP packages such as Protean and with previous experience in the preparation and submission of tax returns for VAT, Intrastat/EC Sales. As a member of a small dedicated team, the ability to multi task and work effectively while adhering to strict deadlines is also essential.  You will be a self-starter with the ability to identify and implement changes to systems and procedures.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful, growing and leading company which provides opportunities for collaborative team-based working, learning, development and career advancement together with attractive, competitive and comprehensive remuneration packages.

For more information and to apply online by clicking on the APPLY NOW button below

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 18th November 2018

Moy Park is an Equal Opportunities Employer