Assistant Accountant (Payroll Lead)

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  • Fivemiletown, Mid Ulster
  • Mar 22, 2024
Permanent Role: Entry Level

Job Description

A vacancy has become available for an Assistant Accountant with Payroll lead duties at our Fivemiletown site. The successful person will work within the Group Finance function, and have responsibility for accounts receivable, lead the group payroll function, and assist with management accounts. Responsibilities ​ * Take ownership of the Accounts Receivable function for a company within the group, including credit control. * Assist the Finance Team with all period end processes, including stock valuations and VAT Returns. * Potentially taking on preparation of management accounts for a division within a group company. * Lead the payroll team ensuring the smooth running of the entire payroll function across Group. * Act as point of contact for payroll related queries, including liaising with all external bodies. * Provide support, advice and query resolution to colleagues. * Observe all Company Rules, Standard Operating Procedures and Company Policies particularly in relation to Health and Safety, Harassment, Disciplinary and ICT Security. * Identify opportunities for improving the method of operation in your area of responsibility. * Implement improvements which have been agreed with your Manager. ​ This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. The successful job holder will be expected to perform varying tasks as required by their line manager & the overall objectives of the organisation. ​ Reward ​ At the Cooneen Group, we focus on the wellbeing of our employees. In addition to a competitive rate of pay and work within a modern and comfortable environment, you’ll receive a generous 35 days annual leave, private healthcare cash plan for you and your dependents, and lunchtime finish on Fridays. ​ Facilities at our include a subsidized canteen, where complimentary fresh fruit ​tea, coffee and filtered water are provided each day. Other benefits include employee assistance program, pension, paid refer a friend scheme, and employee social club. ​ Requirements ​ Essential * Payroll Experience ideally in a lead role, gained within a mid size business. * End to end processing within a medium sized business. * Experience of assisting with Management Accounts Preparation and of Accounts Receivables processes. * Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and experience with accounting software. Desirable * IATI qualification(or equivalent) * Previous experience of managing payroll for 100+ employees * Experience of working in a Group company structure. * Experience of Management Accounts preparation ​ About Cooneen Group Cooneen Group is one of the largest and most diversified garment manufacturers in Europe. We are a successful, stable group of companies operating in a range of clothing markets globally. Our group is comprised of over 250 employees employed across 4 individual companies bringing innovative design, excellent customer service, and strong, stable supply chains in order to meet and exceed customers expectations. Each business unit focuses on delivering outstanding garment solutions for clients with very specific garment requirements. ​ We are an equal opportunities employer We reserve the right to enhance criteria on shortlisting In order to view more information on this job press the APPLY NOW button below and it will take you to the source website

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