Accountant/Accounting Technician

REF: BBBH28430_1631544367

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £20000 to £30000
  • Location: NI - Rest of

MCS Group is proud to be working with an established accountancy practice in Toomebridge with a growing client base to source an experienced Accountant or Accounting Technician to join the organisation.

The Firm

Our client is small-mid sized practice situated in Mid Ulster. With over a decade's worth of experience, they are the leading accounting firm within their area. With a growing client base, they need to expand and enhance their team with the appointment of an experienced Accountant/Accounts Technician.Part Qualified candidates will be considered.

The Role

  • Accountant & Accounts Technician

    • Monthly/Quarterly VAT Returns & Book-Keeping
    • Financial accounting - preparing financial statements under applicable Reporting Standards for Sole Trade, Partnership and Limited Company Accounts
    • Personal & Corporation Tax Computations
    • Assisting with Audit
    • Preparation, reconciliation of balance sheet reviews with business owners/directors.
    • Assisting with Payroll & CIS


    • Provide high level tax, accounting & general VAT advice to clients
    • Capital Gains Tax Computations
    • Mentoring junior members of staff
    • Preparation of high-level management accounts
    • Medium sized company accounts

The Person

  • Qualifications & Experience

    • ACA or ACCA Qualified or Part Qualified/IATI Qualified (or equivalent)
    • Good written and oral communication skills
    • Proven ability to produce quality financial work under pressure and to tight deadlines
    • Highly proficient in the use of Cloud Based Accounting Systems such as Sage 50, Sage Business Cloud Accounting Sage Accounts Production & Sage Taxation, Xero & Microsoft Office Applications
    • 3 years minimum experience in practice environment (preferably small - medium sized practice) desirable


    • A strong accounting background
    • Good analytical skills, commercial aptitude, and professionally sceptical mindset (ability to identify issues, understand complex problems, draw sound conclusions)
    • A strong desire to learn, a willingness to share knowledge and a strong team ethic
    • The ability to coach and develop others
    • Enthusiastic, diligent, and energetic with a flexible approach in a rapidly changing environment
    • A proven track record of providing exceptional service and establishing and maintaining strong relationships
    • The ability to manage time, prioritise tasks and work under tight deadlines

The Benefits

    • Competitive salary
    • 30 days annual holidays
    • Pension
    • Free secure onsite parking
    • Study Support

What do I do next?

To speak in confidence about this opportunity, please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Ben Cargin, Specialist Recruitment Consultant at MCS Group 028 9693 5513​​

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