Company Accountant

Location UK / Craigavon/Lurgan Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1404755

 Job Description

Working as part of the Finance team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for the preparation of statutory accounts as required by legislation and accounting standards.

Company Accountant

Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Competitive
Ref No: HRJOB4715
Business Unit: Pharma Services
Location: Craigavon
Open To: Internal and External Candidates

The Company

Almac is an exceptional, award winning, drug development solutions provider at the forefront of the pharmaceutical industry.  We are a privately owned organisation that has organically grown over 50 years and now employs in excess of 5,000 highly skilled personnel worldwide.  Our Global headquarters is located in Craigavon, Northern Ireland with additional operations throughout Europe (UK, Ireland), across the US (Pennsylvania, North Carolina and California) and in Asia (Singapore and Japan). 

Our drive and passion for the values championed by our Founder, and enshrined in the ethos of Almac, ensures that ‘Partnering to Advance Human Health’ is more than just a strapline – it is our way of life.
Advancing human health requires exceptional people – your talent, experience and passion will be the perfect match.  Together we will make an exceptional difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning. 
Let’s be exceptional together

The Role
 
Working as part of the Finance team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for the preparation of statutory accounts as required by legislation and accounting standards. The post holder will further be required to contribute towards the development of business financial systems and processes as required.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Essential Criteria

  • Fully qualified accountant from a CCAB recognised body OR equivalent (ACA, ACMA, ACCA etc.)
  • Preparation and reporting of monthly management accounts/KPIs
  • Preparation of year end statutory accounts and audit handling
  • Use of Tropos (or similar business ERP system) for accounting and business data management
  • Implementation of financial processes
  • Budgeting, costing and project appraisal
  • Working knowledge of IFRS and UK corporate taxes

 
Desirable Criteria
(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • Third level qualification (or equivalent)
  • Previous experience of accounts preparation for a manufacturing business
  • Previous experience of Oracle financial accounting software
  • Previous experience in providing the required finance input on ERP software or business systems implementations

 
Reward
 
Competitive salary
Family friendly flexible working
Learning and development opportunities and support
Health promotions
Enhanced pension contribution
Long service awards
34 days annual leave allowance
Marriage leave
Free car parking
Moving house leave
Subsidised restaurant
Paid medical appointments
Bereavement Leave
Occupational sick pay
Enhanced maternity pay
On site physiotherapist
Critical illness policy
Perks discount scheme
Death in service benefit
Westfield healthcare benefit
 
(Full detail including eligibility criteria is outlined in the company handbook)

To Apply: Apply online at www.almacgroup.com/careers
Closing Date: Wednesday 24th April 2019 at 17:00 hours