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Location: CROSSMAGLEN, COUNTY DOWN Salary: 28000 - 35000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3056990
Reed Accountancy & Finance are working with an extremely successful and long-established family run business in the wholesale and retail industry based in South Armagh who are recruiting for a Company Accountant. This is a full time permanent opportunity.

The Role:

Reporting to the General Manager and working in a stand-alone role, duties will involve all aspects of the accounts function from sales and purchase ledger, VAT returns and bank reconciliations, to payroll, budget control and the preparation of the management accounts.

More specific duties will involve:

Providing and interpreting financial information including monthly management accounts
Management of the cash flow (Sterling and Euro)
Cost analysis of existing products and costing of new products
Liaising with auditors, financiers and external accounting bodies including insurance providers and the bank
Preparation of management and statutory accounts
Management of the transactional accounting including sales and purchase ledger control
Cash reconciliations with the daily processing of journal entries for multiple retail outlets
Credit control
Quarterly Vat returns both GB and ROI
Processing wages and salaries (Sage Payroll)
Intrastate and EC Sales Reporting
Monitoring stock levels on a daily basis
A daily working knowledge of Intact Accounting software (bespoke), Sage Payroll & Microsoft Excel

The Person:

Candidates will hold a part professional qualification or a will be an Accounting Technician with strong commercial experience. This role would suit someone keen to gain exposure to all aspects of accountancy from the transactional day to day running of the accounts team to the preparation of management accounts, liaising with Directors and working as part of the management team.

Candidates will have good accounting systems experience together with a good working knowledge of MS Excel.

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 9am to 5.45pm.

Please get in touch with Lizzy Lyons on 02890330604 and email an up to date cv to

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