Job Purpose

As the Financial Accountant you will report to the Group Financial Controller. Primary duties will include, but will not be restricted to, the following.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Preparation of group monthly management accounts from trial balance with provision of analytical explanations where necessary.
  • Assist with the compilation of detailed & supplemental reporting packs on a monthly/quarterly/annual basis for submission to Group.
  • Project based accounting for review with the business.
  • Maintenance of general ledger records including journals & balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Data entry/extraction from the organisation’s finance systems and maintenance of accurate information therein.
  • Working closely with the Group Financial Controller on detailed group budgeting and forecasting.
  • Assist with Preparation of monthly business review presentations.
  • Support of other business functions with financial analysis e.g. sales forecasting & analysis, P&L Analysis, Payroll Analysis etc.
  • Preparation of draft annual statutory group consolidated accounts.
  • Assist with monitoring and management of the cash position and prepare and present the cash position statements and forecasts as required.

Essential Criteria

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA or a similar qualification
  • 2 + years post qualification experience within shipbuilding or construction environment
  • Excellent understanding of accounting processes and the need for appropriate controls in place.
  • Demonstrable experience in the use of accounting software such as IFS or similar ERP software across sales ledger, purchase ledger and nominal ledger
  • Practical experience in the use of Data Analytics tools.
  • Proficient in the use of Excel and PowerPoint

Desirable Criteria

  • 5 years’ experience post qualification within a shipbuilding or construction
  • Experience of working with IFS

How to apply

Harland & Wolff is an Equal Opportunities employer

Job Category: Accounts
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Belfast

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