Financial Services Accountant

Location Lisburn, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to €23.65 per annum
Published 5 months ago
Contact Anna Powell
Job ref HSC1005_1582305157

Job description

Grafton Recruitment has been appointed as HSCNI's recruitment partner of choice for Admin, clerical and Support Services.

Band 7 Financial Payroll Accountant required on a temporary basis based in Lisburn.

Role: Band 7 Financial Services Accountant

Rate of Pay: £23.65

Location: Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service, Lisburn

Hours: 36.25

Duration: 6 months

The Financial Services Accountant will be responsible for the preparation of the Statutory Financial Statements and the efficient and effective management of the Accounts Payable and Employees Services teams, which include banking, cashflow and payroll; and the provision of related proactive, specialist support and advice to budget holders.

To contribute as an integral member of the Finance team to the provision of a modern, professional and responsive Financial service.

Main duties/Responsibilities:

  1. To be responsible for the preparation of the Statutory Financial Statements in accordance with Departmental and Public Sector Directives

  1. To support the Head of Finance in ensuring that the Employee Services and Accounts Payable Teams enable and support NIFRS service delivery model

  1. To ensure financial policies and procedures are aligned to the legislative context, Financial Regulations and best practice.

  1. To work with the Head of Finance in formulating financial forecasts and plans to enable service delivery.

  1. To provide professional advice and guidance to budget holders throughout NIFRS.

  1. Ensuring the expenditure is incurred and accounted for in accordance with NIFRS, Departmental and other relevant standards.

  2. Production of monthly financial reports to the Department as required.

  3. To oversee the Bank Tender and cash process and ensure that the relevant and appropriate contracts are in place for these.

  4. To manage the preparation of appropriate business cases, tenders and quotations in line

Essential Criteria:

  • Possess a Degree level qualification in a relevant subject such as Accounting, Business Studies, Finance, Economics or equivalent
  • Be a CCAB Qualified Accountant
  • Have at least 3 years relevant experience within a large organisation
  • Possess a current driving licence or have access to a form of transport that will permit the candidate to meet the requirements of the post in full

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. If you are interested please upload your CV to the link provided and Muriosa or a member of the team will be in contact to confirm if you have been shortlisted.


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