Assistant Accountant - 6M FTC - Ballymena

REF: 897802_1547227323

  • Position: Contract
  • Salary: £20000 to £30000
  • Location: Rest of Ulster

MCS Group is urgently seeking an Assistant Account on a 6M FTC. The role is based in Ballymena & is with a leading food manufacturing company. Immediate requirement.
Competitive salary & experience on offer.

The purpose of the role is to provide support to the finance department during the implementation of a new financial reporting system.

The Role:

The Assistant Accountant:

  • To support the Finance team with the preparation of weekly and monthly management accounts.
  • To review weekly stocks for quantity and price, and identify the financial impact of any errors. Provide feedback to the relevant operations staff to improve financial controls.
  • To provide weekly and monthly variance reporting information to the Site Accountant for further review and analysis, highlighting any issues identified.
  • To work with the Site Accountant and other Assistant Accountant on a day-to-day basis and provide holiday/exam cover as required.
  • To provide support to the overhead reporting and control process.
  • To constantly review and evaluate routine processes with a view to eliminating all non-value adding tasks.
  • To complete any additional ad hoc duties as required.To work in a manner that actively seeks to reduce any negative environmental impact in relation to the processes and procedures operating within their area and across the wider business e.g. reduction of waste, recycling etc.

The Person:

The Assistant Accountant:

  • Will be a Graduate in Accounting/Business
  • Will be a PQ Accountant CIMA/ACCA Stage 1, 2 & 3
  • Will have a minimum of 1 years' experience
  • Will have strong interpersonal skills, be able to work as a team and on an individual basis
  • Will adopt a flexible and proactive approach to work

6 Month Fixed Term Contract - £26/27K

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity call Clare Simpson, Financial Contracts Consultant on 02890 235456 or send your CV to the link provided.

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