22nd October 2018

Assistant Accountant

Reference: LMH

Location: Belfast Job Type: Permanent Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Date Posted: 22/10/2018

Assistant Accountant-Belfast

Who are we working with?

Abacus Group are currently working alongside one of the most successful FMCG companies in Europe, due to continued growth they now seek to employee an Assistant Accountant to join the team. Belfast, Co.Antrim, N.Ireland


£25,000-£30,000 + Bonus

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Detailed Brand Owner gross margin analysis each month
  • Balance sheet – maintenance of key account reconciliations and detailed analysis of accruals and prepayments.
  • Preparation and submission of VAT and Intrastat returns
  • Interaction with key stakeholders Commercial and Shared Service Teams
  • Any other tasks as required
  • Ownership of the timely and accurate production of the Monthly Management Accounts and Management Pack
  • Assist with preparation of the year end audit file

Qualifications & Training

Part Qualified Accountant or QBE


  • Experience working with an accounting software packages
  • Experience with SAP preferable
  • Strong MS Office and MS Excel skills
  • Must have excellent communication and organisation skills
  • Must be comfortable to work on your own initiative and have a keen eye for detail
  • Be able to demonstrate the ability to work to strict deadlines, exceptional planning and prioritising abilities

Primary Contact

Leon McHugh

44 (0)28 90313157


If you would be interested in this position please apply, for other jobs in Belfast please visit the Abacus Professional Recruitment website.

Please submit your application or call the specialist consultant in Abacus Recruitment on 028 9031 3157 for a confidential career discussion or explore other jobs in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Dublin or London.

With 100 years’ experience in our team, Abacus is one of NI’s most established recruitment brands. We can advise on jobs, CVs, interviews and salaries across permanent, contract and temporary employment.

If you know someone who wants to move a career to NI, then tell them about www.abacus.jobs/belfastforlife or follow @AbacusJobs

Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

If you think you have the right skills to join our team, then get in touch. If you know someone returning/re-locating to NI then www.belfastforlife.com holds the information on quality of life, cost of living etc.

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Leon McHugh

Leon McHugh

Accountancy Recruitment Consultant

028 9099 5218

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