Assistant Accountant

Fantastic opportunity to join an existing team

  • Negotiable
  • Belfast (BT12)
  • Permanent Full-Time
  • 8.30-5.00

Assistant Accountant

Belfast (BT12)

Salary Negotiable DOE


On behalf of our client, McKinty Associates are delighted to invite an experienced Assistant Accountant to join the busy Finance team within this wholesale business.

Role Overview:

  • Reporting to the Group Financial Controller and General Manager.
  • Preparation of monthly accounts for several Group companies including, journals, control account reconciliations etc.

Key duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Bank account reconciliation
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Payroll (Weekly and Monthly)
  • VAT
  • Manage and maintain invoicing discounting system
  • Foreign Currency transactions
  • Management and submission of statutory returns
  • Preparation of management reports
  • Assist in the preparation of the annual budget
  • Ad hoc duties as required to assist Group Financial Controller and General Manager

Eligibility criteria:

  • Experience working as part of a busy finance team
  • Practical knowledge of computerised accounts packages
  • Good communications Skills (High standard of English / Maths essential)
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages including Excel and Word
  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Ability to use own initiative and work to strict deadlines
  • Have a methodical and meticulous work aptitude
  • Ability to travel to Dublin 1 day per month


The ideal individual will be currently working in a busy finance department.  This is a fantastic opportunity where the right candidate will be able to add value to the existing team.

To apply for this role please forward your CV ASAP to Paul Coulter at or Tel on 078 0384 3023 to discuss further.

Applications for this role will be considered immediately with a view to placing the right individual ASAP, so please register your interest early. Please note, the opening may close in advance of advertised closing date – this is a guideline only.


Please fill out the simple form if you would like to apply for this role.

To apply for this role please forward your CV to Paul Coulter at or tel on 07803843023 to discuss further.