Accounts Assistant

REF: BBBH30872_1642070794

13/01/2022
  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £20000 to £30000
  • Location: NI - Greater Belfast


MCS Group is delighted to be recruiting an Accounts Assistant for our client based in Belfast on a full time, permanent basis.


Our client is a long standing multi jurisdiction charitable group based in a number of sites across Northern Ireland. Their vision is to be a leader in creating a just and sustainable society across a diverse range of companies. Committed to identifying and developing sustainable responses to existing and emerging social needs through development in how to act as individuals, teams and as a group. Boasting exceptional industry standard management policies in Quality Management, Environmental Management and Occupational Health and Safety Management. Offering £23.5k salary (dependent on experience), 35 hour work week - 9am-5pm (Mon - Fri), 39* days holidays (following long service).


The Role:
As Accounts Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the daily financial needs of the business. Duties include:

  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Daily reporting cash balances
  • Monitor cash flow forecasts and update cashflow models
  • Reconciliation of petty cash balances
  • Responsible for processing bank payments and ensuring direct debits from the bank
  • Downloading statements from several banking platforms on a regular basis
  • Closely monitor and investigate unreconciled transactions
  • Intercompany reconciliation, when required
  • Reconcile company credit card statements


What you need to succeed:

  • Experience in busy Accountancy/Finance department
  • Experience handling and recording cash receipts and payments
  • High volume bank reconciliations
  • Sage & other accounts packages
  • Proficient in Excel, Outlook, and other Microsoft products
  • Attention to detail, highly organised
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Can work independently and has ability to meet deadlines
  • Willing to attend training, as necessary
  • Flexible approach to working hours


What's in it for you:

  • £23.5k (dependant on experience)
  • 20 days holidays (12 stats), up to 39 total following long service
  • Open plan working environment
  • Free parking
  • Sick pay scheme
  • Pension scheme (with Death in Service benefit)


To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Martin Connolly, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group 028 969 35531


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