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Temporary Finance Officer

Posted 17/04/2024

£32000.0 - £34000 per annum + Annual leave, hybrid

Belfast

Temporary

Public Sector

Job Description

This position is to assist the Corporate Accountant with the accounting needs of the orgnisation including payroll. Utilising accounting software including cash-flow management and grant funding claims.

The Role will consist of:

  • Maintenance of Financial Systems/Ledgers
  • Preparation of payroll and pension for Sage
  • Assist with management of all financial processing functions
  • Assist with Management Accounts and Statutory Accounts Preparation
  • Contribute to in-year budget management and monitoring
  • Liaising with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Development and review of financial software systems

The Person

As the successful candidate you will have the following background and experience:

Essential:

  • A minimum 5 GCSEs grades A-C (including English Language and Maths) or equivalent

AND

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience in a financial environment within the public, private, voluntary or community sectors.
  • Experience in accounting software and Microsoft excel
  • Experience processing payments and reconciling accounts
  • Track record in cash flow management and budgeting experience
  • Experience assisting with the preparation of statutory accounts
  • Required competencies include: Leading and communication, collaboration, the ability to see the big picture and the ability to change and improve

Desirable:

  • Experience with NI or Ireland payroll systems
  • Experience using financial software
  • P/Qual accountant or accounting technician

What's in it for you?:

  • Competitive salary between £32-34k experience dependant and excellent package including
  • Generous public sector holiday allowance (37 days)
  • Join a dynamic team at the forefront of public sector

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Meghan Hamilton, Specialist Recruitment Consultant on 02896935508 or on email at m.hamilton@mcsgroup.jobs.

If you have a disability which means you require assistance at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact us directly to discuss. MCS Group is committed to providing equality of opportunity to all.

Even if this position is not right for you, we may have others that are. Please visit MCS Group to view a wide selection of our current jobs www.mcsgroup.jobs

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