Accountant / Analyst (Maternity Cover)

Location UK / Ulster

Job Type Fixed term contract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1403942

 Job Description

Thompson Aero Seating Limited is a highly successful local company, which designs & manufactures business-class aircraft seats for the global aviation industry. It has continued to experience a high level of growth in recent years.

They have an immediate opportunity for an Accountant to join their established team on a fixed term basis (approximately nine months) contract to play a key role in their fast-paced and growing environment.


  • Support delivery of month-end reporting timetable including preparation of draft monthly management accounts and supporting reconciliations.
  • Provide information to commercial teams to enable accurate product sales pricing.
  • Preparation of information & analysis for regular reporting packs & presentations.
  • Working with the CFO and finance team to drive continuous improvement and to support business growth.
  • Supporting the budgeting and forecasting cycles in the business with high-quality financial information.
  • Performing internal audits, making recommendations for process improvements, and strengthening of internal controls across the organisation.
  • Liaising with auditors to support annual statutory accounts process.
  • Preparation of other ad hoc reports & analysis for business leaders as necessary.
  • Support of other finance processes as required.

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities; you will be expected to perform varying tasks as required by your line manager & the overall business objectives of the organisation.

Experience & skills

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA).
  • Strong technical accounting ability.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Experience of financial analysis and costing.
  • Able to work well as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills – in person and in writing.
  • Previous experience preparing management accounting packs.
  • Well organised and able to self-motivate.
  • Strong IT skills, particularly in Excel, are essential – PowerPoint would also be desirable.
  • Experience of ERP/MRP systems would also be desirable.

How to apply:

  • Please submit your completed application form via the links below

Closing Date:

  • The closing date is Friday 19th April 2019
Thompson Aero Seating is an equal opportunity employer