accountant in belfast

06 December 2018
alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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£ 20,000 - £ 30,000 per year
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belfast, northern ireland
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£ 20,000 - £ 30,000 per year
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alexandra robinson, randstad cpe
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job description

An Accountant is required on a contract basis to join an industry leading engineering and manufacturing business.

Are you an experienced Accountant? Do you have the capabilities to be successful in a fast paced team? If you are looking for an exciting new opportunity, then this is the job for you!

Key Responsibilities

* Preparation, analysis and review of month end activities including general ledger, inventory, sales margin analysis, intercompany reconciliation, etc.
* Assist Manager in Trial Balance Reviews at month end
* Perform & Review Balance Sheet Reconciliations
* Participate in monthend closing meetings
* Participate in and prepare for meetings with our customers and other Shared Services teams
* Perform all activities to a high standard and in compliance with Internal and Sarbanes Oxley controls
* Promote a customer relationship oriented culture within the SSC
* Identify and support process improvement opportunities
* Provide a first class service to our customers, in alignment with Service Level Agreements and Key Performance Indicators
* Support GA SSC with other adhoc activities

Essential Qualifications/Experience

* A degree in a relevant discipline (Finance or Accounting)
* Relevant experience working in a Finance/Accounting Environment
* Display understanding and practical experience of purpose and application of internal accounting controls
* Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Excel
* Proficient knowledge of SAP
* Proficient in English (written & oral)

Desirable Qualifications/Experience

* Experience of working in a Shared Services Environment
* Working towards a qualification with one of the recognised UK/Ireland Accounting Bodies ( i.e. CIMA, ACCA, ICAI or ICAEW)
* Experience working in a multicultural environment
* Practical experience of Accounting in a Manufacturing Company

Please include details of the finance functions you have practical experience of in your application

This is an awesome opportunity to be part of a leading manufacturing business which offers an interesting, varied and exciting workload coupled with a motivated and passionate culture. You will be part of a small, friendly team working together to deliver programmes that are critical to the long-term success of a respected, global company.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.


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automotive engineering,engineering