17th February 2019

Assistant Accountant

Reference: BBBH14752

Location: County Armagh Job Type: Contract Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Date Posted: 17/02/2019

Assistant Accountant-Craigavon

Who Abacus Group working with?

Fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Accountant with excellent spreadsheet and reporting experience to develop and progress within a global entity who have fantastic career progression opportunities.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Working within the financial reporting and tax department. You will assist with the following duties:

  • 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

What are we looking for?

  • You must be part qualified, qualified technician

  • 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.


£25,000-£30,000 depending on experience

Primary Contact

Leon McHugh

44 (0)28 90995218


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

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Next Steps:

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Leon McHugh

Leon McHugh

Accountancy Recruitment Consultant

028 9099 5218

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